Asake Age: How old is Asake (2022)

Ahmed Ololade Asake who is popularly known as Asake Mr money is a Nigerian musician and songwriter who was born in the late 1990s in Lagos State, Nigeria. He’s currently the sensation of the moment as his songs are topping all music streaming platforms. How old is Asake and other interesting things will be discussed in this article.

How Old is Asake at the moment?

He is 27years old in 2022. He was born in 1995. Asake was born and raised in Lagos Metropolis, Nigeria by parents who hails from the Yoruba tribe in the western region of the country. He discovered his musical talent at a tender age, which made him start releasing freestyles as a way of entertaining people online in his early days.

Who is Asake ‘Mr Money’

Asake who is popularly called “Mr Money” is now one of the fast rising music icons in the Nigerian music industry with his single “Omo Ope” recently topping the Nigerian Apple music.

Some fans have debated that his style of music is similar to that of Zinoleesky, Barry Jhay, Bella Shmurda but his voice is more tender and deeper.

How old is Asake

Asake is recognized as one of the few upcoming music artistes that has the potential to be the top star in the Nigerian music industry in a short time, which is not surprising to many fans as a result of his amazing voice and delivery of choice words using Yoruba that resonates with different fans regardless of cultural background.


Early Life of Asake

Asake Mr money before game began performing at a tender age and released several freestyles online which made him gain popularity among his audience, who enjoyed listening to his songs until he gained more visibility with the help of some Nigerian Influencers like Tunde Ednut, Broda Shaggi, Sydney Talker and a lot more who have been helping him to gain more exposure.

Asake Real Name

Asake’s real name is Ahmed Ololade Asake. He is a dedicated musician who uses the name Asake as his stage name since he rose to fame as a rising star.

Asake Nationality, Religion

He is a Nigerian by nationality with Islamic background, yet he has not been to out spoken about his religion. You can agree that from his lyrics, he is the kind who believes in God.


He spent most of the early education days in the south western part of the country and later went ahead to study Theater & Performing arts at the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University at Ile Ife, Osun State. He later on relocated to Lagos State to pursue his career in music.

How old is Asake


He started performing at a young age and released alot of freestyles online. It was the freestyle performance that built his personal brand online using different social media sites like YouTube, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook among others.

With luck on his path, it was in 2020, that he started getting public attention through the help of some Nigerian celebrities and social media influencers like Tunde Ednut, Broda Shaggi, Sydney Talker and a lot more who have been helping him to gain more exposure and significantly grew his fan base across multiple platforms.

It was one of his freestyles titled “Lady” that brought him to limelight and that song was produced by Blaque Beats, which was released in 2020, which went viral due to the posting of several celebrities, top personalities in the country.

Funny enough, in the journey of his career, he also ventured into dancing and performed as a dancer on several occasions, but he never took it seriously as a career. However, his deep passion for music made him resolute to fully concentrate on becoming a musician.

His Victory and how it started

His first single which he released in 2022 “Mr Money” was another catalyst that brought him to the top in the Nigerian music scene.

As he didn’t plan to give up, he went on to release more singles which includes; “Omo Ope” featuring Olamide that went viral and topped the Nigerian Apple Music chart as No. 1 song in the month of February, 2022.

He has gotten some awards as of the time of writing this article – he earned three nominations in different categories for the City People Music Awards in 2020 and he clinched two awards out of the three with one having the title of the Most Popular Song of the Year.

Asake’s sixth single topped the Apple music charts as No 1 in Nigeria two weeks back almost the same time , he was signed into the YBNL record label. All these achievements he has been able to achieve in a short period of time is quite mind blowing and the main reason he has been tipped to become the next top star in the Nigerian music industry.

It’s also reported that the duo Asake and Olamide are working on the video of his hit song “Omo Ope” as of February 2022. Asake out of excitement has also shared the visuals of the video on social media.

How much is Asake’s Net Worth?

According to sources, he has an estimated net worth of about $35,000, and still counting. As at the moment, Asake is still very much at the juvenile stage of the career and with the traction that the fast rising artist is getting in the music industry, we can say that his net worth will advance as he gains more attention and get to work on collaborating with other artists.

In an interview, he revealed that he’s been working so hard on his musical career and rapping since high school, but it was not until his mid-20s that people started genuinely noticing him. From being spotted as an upcoming artiste, Asake is now topping the Music Charts and that has significantly impacted his valuation.

How old is Asake

Who is Asake’s Girlfriend?

Asake is said to be single at the moment and there has been no information on his relationship life but we can assume that he has someone special in his Life. He is currently living life with his family in Lagos and is still enjoying the flow of his career.

Asake on Instagram



Asake has released several songs in the past years since he started gaining popularity and some are below:

  • Mr Money
  • Lady
  • Kinipe
  • Body
    Yan Yan
  • Omo Ope (ft Olamide)
  • African something
  • Ayeeza
  • Gbale Lo
  • Star
  • Payin
  • Grind
  • Gegeti

Record Label

Asake signed a record deal with YBNL Nation in early February, 2022 and that made him part of the team owned by Olamide Baddo.

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