Ajebutter22 (real name Akitoye Balogun), a Nigerian rapper and singer known for his humorous, wholesome rhymes, and laconic delivery, made his debut with the hip-hop, electro-funk, and soul group Soyinka’s Afro in 2009 with his sister Taymi (as Socialajebutterfly).
Ajebutter22 is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and producer who has been making waves in the music scene since his debut in 2013. His real name is Akitoye Balogun, and he was born in Lagos, Nigeria in 1992. He has released two studio albums, What Happens in Lagos and Anytime Soon, and his music has been praised for its mix of Afrobeats, hip-hop, and melodic pop.
Ajebutter22, also known as “AJ”, has collaborated with a number of high-profile Nigerian artists such as Falz, Ycee, Mayorkun, and Show Dem Camp. He was named one of the Top 5 African Hip-Hop acts of 2018 by NotJustOk, and his single “Lagos Love” was featured on the soundtrack of the popular Nigerian movie The Wedding Party.
Ajebutter22 is also a member of the rap group BOJ (Balogun Oluwajuwonlo and Jerry), with whom he has released two EPs and the critically acclaimed album Magic. In 2019, he released his first solo EP, Make E No Cause Fight. He also released the singles “Ghana Bounce” and “Wayward” which were both widely praised.
In addition to his music career, Ajebutter22 also runs an online platform, The Butter Experience, which provides music lessons and mentorship for aspiring Nigerian musicians. He has also been featured in several magazines, including Complex and Fader, and he was recently featured in an e-book about the new wave of Nigerian music.
Ajebutter22 has managed to make a name for himself in the Nigerian music scene and is quickly becoming one of the most successful artists in the country. He is a talented singer, songwriter, and producer who is constantly pushing the boundaries of Afrobeats and hip-hop.