omawumiStatus: AvailableLocation: Lagos Island, Lagos, nigeriaCategory: musicianGenre: AfropopBiography: Omawumi, born as Omawumi Megbele, is a Nigerian singer-songwriter and actress of Itsekiri ethnicity. She is a brand ambassador for Globacom, Konga.com, and Malta Guinness. She's also part of the campaign called "Rise with the Energy of Africa".
Omawumi rose to prominence as a contestant on West Africa Idols. With her strong voice and out-going personality, she was voted the 1st runner-up of the competition when it ended in May 2007. Since then, she has had numerous performances on the stage with top Nigerian musicians such as P-Square, 2face Idibia, D'Banj, Banky W, M.I, Sasha, 9ice, and international acts like Chaka Demus and Pliers, Carl Thomas, Angie Stone and Donell Jones, Angelique Kidjo , among others. In 2018, she won the Headies "Best Vocal Performance" Award.BOOK NOW