Nigerian Afropop singer, Yemi Alade who became a star after winning the Peak Talent Show in 2009 has been soaring higher and winning our hearts with her hit songs and afrocentric-inspired style ever since. The Multi-talented artist who is popular for her “Johnny” song which dominated music charts in Nigeria and across international borders recently released her Mama Afrique EP and replaced 2face Idibia as the new coach on The Voice Nigeria.
The amazing songstress clocks 30 on the 13th of March, she took to her Instagram page to celebrates herself: “I am grateful GOD …. @yemialade I HAVE FOUND FAVOUR AND GRACE WITH GOD. KEEP WORKING HARD, KEEP BREAKING BARRIERS, KEEP WINNING YEMI ALADE. #HAPPYBIRTHDAY TO ME”.
From her inception into the music industry, Yemi Alade has always brought her A-game when it comes to fashion and style. Being very Afrocentric, her love for African prints, hair styles, accessories and essentially all things African shines through in every look she’s spotted in.
She is legitimate style goals with the way she effortlessly manages to infuse African prints into her stylish ensembles and we can get enough of her super fabulous Afrocentric vibes.
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From hair to beauty and her overall style, the multiple-award winning singer always gives her fans so much to look forward to whenever she steps out for an event. Whether on the red carpet, album art or even during stage performances, Yemi Alade has proven to be an African style and beauty icon. So, when it comes to interesting hairstyles that depict our rich African heritage, Mama Africa is the one to turn to as she is never afraid to dig into different historical eras for African-inspired hairstyles.
Her hairstyles are bold, dramatic and richly Afrocentric. She sure has mastered the art of making braids and cornrow hairstyles look unique and fun. Looking for inspiration for your next braided hairstyle or chic ways to style your natural hair? Well, look no further than Yemi Alade.
Photo Credit- Instagram | @Yemi Alade