Popular music star, T-Classic is the newest and freshest on the block for Sony Music West Africa (SMWA). Tolulope Ajayi popularly known as T-Classic was born on the 10th Of November, 1997 in Agege, Lagos State, Nigeria where he spent his early years. He hails from Ekiti State and he is the 1st born of four children by his parents.
T-Classic is a singer/songwriter/entertainer who decided to pursue music as a career after his secondary education. Sony Music got its eyes on this young chap who showed an interest in music from an early age, and with the encouragement of those around him, he started to make a few recordings.
He started his music career professionally in 2015 after his secondary education, when he came across MixNaija Entertainment CEO. After being signed to MixNaija entertainment, he released his first official single “I Want You” which was produced by Killertunes on May 4, 2017, along with a music video which was directed by Director K.
He then went ahead to release “Special Girl” under the label name which featured the industry’s “Genius Producer” – Killertunes on a verse and also fast rising act, CNatty. His “Big Break” came when he released “Isabella”, a love-themed song which told a story about an unending love with a video that captured the message perfectly.
The song received massive acceptance from fans all around Nigeria and gave T-Classic, a chance to show his talent to the world. He was featured on tours and several shows after the release of the song. As a follow up to his “hit-banger”, He featured the “Mayor Of Lagos” – Mayorkun on another chart-topping song – Fall In Love which further pushed him beyond his previous borders.T-Classic has gone on to feature on several Radio and TV shows as well as perform at various concerts in and outside Lagos.
Afterwards, he came out with another banger that caught the whole attention of everyone in and outside the country called NFU nobody fine pass you, a song that so many are crazy about. All parties in Lagos bang this song more them a dozen times before the end of a party. A private signing dinner was held in honour of the young star and had an echelon of industry professionals in attendance. SMWA also revealed plans for a T-Classic EP release much later in the month.