oreziStatus: AvailableLocation: Lagos Island, lagos, nigeriaCategory: musicianGenre: AfropopBiography: That Ghenghen guy as he is fondly called though with real name Esegine Allen, born 28 March 1986 and popularly known by his stage name Orezi, is a Nigerian musician from the south south side of Nigeria, Owhelogbo, Isoko, Delta State precisely.
In 2009 Orezi kick started his music career and this has made him work with some of Nigeria’s top music producers, like, Del B, Kiddominant and Dokta Frabz.
The Ogede hit song maker’s first musical release was “I No Fit Lie”. The song upon being sent to various media houses in Nigeria and it received positive acknowledgements from the general public, the music video of the song was shot in South Africa, One of Nigeria’s biggest radio stations (Radio Continental) even had to use the song as their theme.
Then in 2010, Orezi released another song tiltled “High B.P”. The music video for the song was endorsed by MTV Base and in the same year, Orezi released another single titled “Jamilaya”, featuring UK disk jockey DJ JamJam. Like its predecessors, the song received positive accolades from music fans and music pundits across Nigeria.
Orezi continued to fine tune his talent and style and has till date grown to be a force to reckon with in the Nigerian music industry.
In March and September 2014, Orezi released the French version of his single “Shoki” as well as the music video for his “You Garrit” single, respectively.
In September 2015, Orezi released his debut album titled Ghen Ghen, featuring collaborations with 9ice, Davido, Flavour, Ice Prince, M.I Abaga, Timaya and Wizkid. The album was rated 3.0 on a scale of 5 by Pulse NG.
In November 2015, Orezi released the music video for his hit single “Ogede” featuring Wizkid and Timaya.
In 2016 he released another single “Double Your Hustle” a song which talks about not giving up in life, persistency and believing in what you do. A song which basically talked about his life while growing up.