YBNL artist Omogbolahan Sodiq Ilabode populary known as Picazo Rhap hails from the Western part of Nigeria and was born in Lagos, where he has lived all his life in Lagos Mainland.
The talented rapper started expressing his passion for hiphop at very young age. He has countless clips of freestyles and covers which he displays on his social media profiles which aided his rise to the limelight.
His most popular freestyle video got him sign to YBNL record label. This was a freestyle of Chinko Ekun’s ‘Able God’ featuring Lil Kesh and Zlatan. Picazo Rhap’s short freestyle clip went viral and got the attention of YBNL CEO Olamide at the rest was history.
Below are some other things you may not know about Picazo Rhap;
- Picazo Rhap is an undergraduate of Lagos State University where he is currently studying Mass Communication.
- He is currently 21 years of Age.
- The young rapper was previously affiliated with a record label known as Bit Bender Frontline, where he recorded the single ‘Macaroni’.
- He raps mostly in his native tongue, Yoruba, having being influenced by his origin and environment.
- Some of his songs are Raptad, Macaroni, Olomilomare, Juju, Guns & Roses featuring Yomi Blaze, Limerick, Davolee
- However Picazo Rhap’s biggest moment before getting signed to YBNL came he won a rap contest hosted by Chinko Ekun. This paved the way for greater heights in his carrer as he got an opportunity to feature on the remix of ‘Waloda’ with Chinko.
- Picazo Rhap recently shared the visuals to his single ‘Macaroni’ off the newly released ”YBNL Mafia Family”, where he teams up with his label boss Olamide. The video was directed by Unlimited L.A.
Below are the Top 5 freestyle videos that got Picazo Rhap a record deal and made him a member of YBNL.
Fans of Picazo can connect with him on instagram @Picazo_Rhap and twitter @PicazoRhap