Odumodublvck is a Nigerian rapper, and songwriter, known for his boisterous stage performance and genre-blend. Odumodublvck is a member of the hip-hop collective Anti World Gangstars. In 2022, he signed a record deal with NATIVE Records, in partnership with Def Jam Recordings. On 23 November 2022, he released his first single with the NATIVE Records, titled “Picanto” featuring ECko Miles, and Zlatan, which earned him his first chart entry on the Nigeria TurnTable Top 100 at number 79,and reached number 65.
Also known as: Big Gun
Genres: Afro Grime, Afro-Drill
Years active: 2018–present
Labels: NATIVE Records, Def Jam
Member of: Anti World Gangstars
Odumodublvck was born and raised in Lagos State. He had his junior high education at Christ the King College at Gbagada, where he got the stage name “Odumodu” in his second year of his junior high, and relocated with his family to Abuja at the age of 17. He tells Radr Africa, “An unexpected prank that trademarked a career trailblazer of Odumodublvck and his approach to expressing himself in his music”. He studied Mass Communications at the University of Lagos for his tertiary education, where he graduated with a B.Sc.
In 2022, Odumodublvck released a joint studio album with B.O.C Madaki, titled The Drop, and a few months later he released a follow-up single, “Picanto”, featuring ECko Miles, and Zlatan. On 21 November 2022, the single debuted on TurnTable Bubbling Under Top 100 at number 8, and number 15 on Nigeria Hip-Hop/Rap Songs chart. On 28 November 2022, “Picanto” debuted at number 79 on the Top 100, and number 44 on Nigeria Radio, the song also reached Number 6 at Nigeria Hip-Hop/Rap Songs chart.
On 26 March 2022, Odumodublvck performed at the Jameson Connects concert alongside DRB LasGidi, and Vict0ny at Abuja. On 8 December 2022, he won the Next Rated Artist category at Galaxy Music Awards. The rapper gets a new Lexus IS 350, as part of the prize that comes with the Next Rated award. On 9 December 2022, he was announced on the line up of Vertical Rave concert opening acts alongside Teezee, Cruel Santino, PsychoYP, Odunsi The Engine, among others, to be held on 17 December 2022.
Nominated work Results
2022 Galaxy Music Awards Next Rated Artist Won