Oladips was seen fighting for his life in a new video shared on social media. There have been several speculations and questions about whether the rapper is dead or still alive.
“Wetin be this, Dips, Dips (Bro don’t do like this)”, His friends could be heard calling his name as he was been transported to the hospital.
A few hours before being rushed, Oladips posted on his Instagram story about why he doesn’t like being left alone and begged his P.A to come pick him up.
In an additional video, he was heard telling his P.A Rasheed, to take him to the hospital rather than buying him drugs.
“This is not a medicine issue, Please take me to the hospital”.
During the rush to the hospital, his PA stated that Oladip’s mother prefers that he bring him home rather than carry him to the hospital.
Is Oladips dead or still alive?
Oladips is Dead. He died at 10:14 pm on Tuesday, November 14th, 2023.
“We are saddened to inform the general public that Oladipupo Olabode Oladimeji aka OLADIPS has passed away yesterday Nov’14th Tuesday evening, at exactly 10:14 pm. ” The management said.
They added; “We are still in shock as we speak
“For over 2 years he has kept his battles within himself, his body is now with his family & funeral services will be announced as soon as it is concluded!”
The management concluded; “The family asked that we respect their privacy in this trying time. May God give us all the fortitude to bear this great loss. (amen).
Who is Oladips?
Oladips, whose real name is Oladipupo Olabode Oladimeji, is a Nigerian rapper and songwriter who gained prominence in the Nigerian music scene. Born on March 24, 1993, in Ogun State, Nigeria, Oladips has made a name for himself with his unique style and lyrical prowess.
Oladips’ journey in the music industry started with his participation in the “Olamide and Don Jazzy” #ChinkoEksuChallenge in 2015. He emerged as the winner of the competition, catching the attention of the renowned Nigerian rapper Olamide and subsequently signing a record deal with YBNL Nation, Olamide’s record label.
One of Oladips’ breakthrough moments was his feature on the track “Chache” alongside Olamide in 2017. The song received positive reviews and showcased Oladips’ ability to hold his own alongside established artists. His distinctive rap style, characterized by witty wordplay and unique delivery, began to earn him a dedicated fan base.
In 2018, Oladips released the single “Lalakukulala” featuring Reminisce. The song further solidified his position in the Nigerian music scene and demonstrated his versatility as an artist who could collaborate successfully with other notable figures in the industry.
However, like many artists, Oladips’ journey has seen its fair share of challenges. In 2019, he announced his departure from YBNL Nation, citing creative differences as the primary reason for the split. This move sparked discussions within the music community, and fans were eager to see how Oladips would navigate the next phase of his career independently.
Post-YBNL, Oladips continued to release music independently, maintaining a consistent presence in the industry. His solo efforts, including tracks like “Maybe” and “African Beauty,” demonstrated his growth as an artist and his ability to connect with listeners on a personal level through his lyrics.
Oladips’ lyrical content often reflects his experiences, addressing themes such as life struggles, relationships, and the hustle for success. This relatability has endeared him to a diverse audience, and his authenticity as an artist continues to be a driving force behind his popularity.
In addition to his solo work, Oladips has collaborated with various artists across different genres, showcasing his versatility and willingness to explore new sounds. His collaborations have included working with artists such as Zlatan Ibile, Mayorkun, and DJ Instinct, among others.
Beyond his musical endeavors, Oladips has a significant presence on social media, where he engages with his fans and provides updates on his latest projects. His authenticity, both in his music and online presence, has contributed to the loyalty of his fan base, known as “Omo Iya Aje.”
In conclusion, Oladips’ journey in the Nigerian music industry is a testament to the resilience and talent of emerging artists. From his early days in the YBNL Nation to his independent career, Oladips has consistently demonstrated his commitment to his craft.