Adeniran Olatilewa Osikoya popularly known as Gipsy is a Nigerian singer/songwriter. Born in Lagos, Nigeria, he relocated to Paris, France as a child where he had his primary education. He had his secondary and Tertiary education in Lagos, Nigeria. Gipsy has a Law degree from Lagos State University and an estimated networth of $24,000.
Gipsy is an Afrodrill artist- a sub-genre of Afrobeats. This highly talented and gifted lyricist is very versatile and brings a flexibility to music that is uncommon in the Nigerian music scene. He comes with a uniqueness unfamiliar to Afrobeats, sheer ability to keep you stuck on his track. His ability to turn every track into bangers show that clearly he has the mojo to take the Afrobeats music scene by a storm. His first EP ” Behind Barz” was released in 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic as a source of distraction to people from the tragic events of the pandemic. Gipsy’s love for music which was evident in the freestyle sample he made of other songs led him to pursue music professionally. Music is not about going to a studio, holding a microphone, recording a track and being famous. Music is about giving the gift of joy, hope to his fans, connecting with his fans online via streaming and social platforms and offline.
Gipsy is the first Nigerian act to bring UK radio station to Nigeria. He is passionate about showcasing Nigerian and African talents and creating a huge network of listeners to Afro music.
Gipsy’s musical career has seen a steady rise since his earliest days. He has performed for Kings and princes like Oba of Lagos Ayangburen of Ikorodu and Oniru. Gipsy has performed on big stages with big acts like Burna Boy, Olamide, Fireboy, Rema, Shina Peters, Teni, Mayorkun, Dremo, Soundz. He has worked with producers like Young John. You certainly do not want to miss out on this amazing journey with Gipsy!!!
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