Michael Adebayo Olayinka (born 23 September 1999), popularly generally known as Ruger, is a Nigerian Afrobeat singer and songwriter. Ruger came into lime-light-weight 2021 just after he signed a file contend with D'Prince "Jonzing environment record" using a publishing and distribution cope with Columbia Information, and Sony Tunes Entertainment, U.K division. On 4 March 2021, he released his debut EP Pandemic.
"Bounce", grew to become An important strike song from Pandemic EP, and debuted at amount 39 on the very best fifty chart. In exactly the same year, it debuted at number twenty, on the TurnTable End of the 12 months chart. On 19 November 2021, he introduced his second EP, titled The 2nd Wave, and was led by "Dior" through the EP, which can be the very first to peak Number one tune in Nigeria 2022, together side Gambia, Kenya, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Madagascar as well as other African nations around the world). "Dior" also peaked amount 32 on the best 50 chart, and selection 15 on the united kingdom Afrobeats Singles Chart.
Michael started out new music at an incredibly tender age, and was a member of his school audio band as a teenager and also a member of his church choir. He started composing tracks and carry out at displays and faculty functions. Soon after he was found out by D'Prince, he was named "Ruger" by D'Prince himself. In January 2021, D’Prince announced the signing of Ruger to Jonzing Entire world and Sony New music Enjoyment United kingdom, in a very three way partnership with Columbia Records.[citation essential]
He was released to the general public by D'Prince, following the release of "One particular Shirt", with Rema. On 19 February 2021, he produced Ruger, a self-titled single off his initial EP task, titled PANDEMIC. Pandemic was Qualified "Platinum in Sub-Saharan Africa" He achieved mainstream recognition with the release of his debut prolonged play and its hit track "Bounce", which became his main hit, with in excess of 45 million views on youtube audio movie and had achieved primary on Apple Tunes in Nigeria, and other African countries. Also number 2 most shazam music of 2021 Nigeria and Selection three Apple new music major music 2021. He also peaked Number one major rising artiste on Boomplay 2021. On 19 November 2021, he launched his second prolonged play titled The 2nd Wave, entirely made by Kukbeatz. Which was led by "Dior" through the EP, starting to be the 1st to peak #1 track in Nigeria 2022, alongside side Gambia, Kenya, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Madagascar as well as other African nations). "Dior" also peaked amount 32 on the very best fifty chart, and range 15 on the UK Afrobeats Singles Chart. 2021 AFRIMMA (African Muzik Journal Awards) nominated RUGER for Finest NewComer 2021 2021 AFRIMA (All Africa Songs Awards) nominated Ruger for Best Artiste, Duo or Team in African Reggae, Ragga or Dancehall and Most Promising African Artiste of the 12 months. AEAUSA (African Enjoyment Awards United states of america) nominated Ruger for Finest New Artist and Greatest Reggae or Dancehall Act from the calendar year award. RUGER was shown among the 22 Musicians Established To Rule 2022 by Vogue Magazine United kingdom. On 17 June 2022, he adds a few tunes (Girlfriend, WeWe, Warning) to the past undertaking titled The 2nd Wave Deluxe, all produced by Kukbeatz.
Ruger Asiwaju, produced by Jonzing Planet Leisure Constrained under asiwaju by ruger exceptional licence to Sony Music Amusement British isles Constrained.
Jonzing Environment superstar, Ruger is listed here with the discharge of a fresh history titled, “Asiwaju”. His ongoing partnership with veteran producer KukBeat is Once more on whole Show below.
“Asiwaju” released with Ruger’s hugely anticipated single – ‘Crimson Flags’, serves to be a stick to up into the singer’s final overall body of labor, ‘The Second Wave’ EP.
After the accomplishment of Pandemic EP, fast growing Nigerian singer, Ruger unveiled his sophomore EP titled “The 2nd Wave”, November 2021. The 2nd Wave EP proves that In spite of his reasonably shorter time in the songs market, Ruger, named to the rugged pistol, is not really given to capturing blanks. In 2022, Ruger dropped a deluxe Model once the enormous success of DIOR and SNAPCHAT the deluxe version provides excess ammo with “Girlfriend“, “WeWe” and “Warning”.
Basking on the success of GIRLFRIEND, Ruger provides this new jam titles – ‘ASIWAJU’.