Idowu Adeyemi (born April 4, 1993) is a highly acclaimed Nigerian personality known professionally as Yhemolee or Olowo Eko. His diverse talents span across various facets of the entertainment industry, establishing him as a renowned figure in Nigerian showbiz.
Yhemolee is a versatile individual, showcasing his skills as a talented singer, prolific songwriter, accomplished actor, charismatic event host, enthusiastic nightlife aficionado, creative content creator, and influential presence on social media platforms.
In music, Yhemolee has collaborated with heavyweight Nigerian celebrities, such as Asake, Rahman Jago, and others, solidifying his position in the dynamic Nigerian entertainment landscape. His notable associations within the industry reflect his influence and recognition among peers.
The multifaceted artist has also ventured into the Nigerian film industry, leaving an indelible mark with his acting prowess. Yhemolee has shared the screen with prominent figures in Nollywood, including Tobi Bakre, Chike, Toyin Abraham, Iyabo Ojo, and Bimbo, showcasing his versatility and dedication to his career.
Yhemolee’s foray into the music scene has produced noteworthy tracks, including “Mon Cheri” featuring Asake, Ashidapo, Chinko Ekun, and Sunkey Daniel. His musical endeavours were well-received by the audience. They earned him accolades, notably the City People Music Award for the Best Collabo of the Year, underscoring his impact on the Nigerian music industry.
Facts & Wiki
- Full Name: Idowu Adeyemi
- Stage Name: YhemoLee
- Other Name: Olowo Eko, Night Walker
- Born: April 4 1993
- Age: 30 years old
- Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria
- State Of Origin: Osun State
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Height: 1.6 m
- Parents: N/A
- Siblings: 3
- Spouse: Not Married
- Girlfriend • Partner: Bisola, Thayour B, Caramel Plugg (rum.)
- Children: N/A
- Occupation: Actor • Socialite
- Net Worth: US$500,000 – US$1 million
Yhemolee was born and raised in Lagos state into a Yoruba and Christian family. He originally hails from Osun state, a western region in Nigeria. He was born into a family of four and happened to be the fourth child.
He grew up in a local community in Lagos state where his parents strove to make earns meet to care for him and his siblings. He completed his basic education in one of the schools in his community before enrolling into Obafemi Awolowo University, where he bagged a degree in business administration.
Yhemolee’s journey in the world of music commenced with his passion for the art, and his ascent to fame in the Nigerian entertainment industry was swift. His initial breakthrough came when he joined City FM, providing him with a gateway into the music scene, and this marked the genesis of his rise to prominence in 2020.
In the same year, Yhemolee made a noteworthy entrance into the music industry by releasing his debut track, “Mon Cheri,” featuring a collaboration with Nigerian artists Asake, Ashidapo, Chinko Ekun, and Sunkey Daniel. The song resonated widely, creating ripples in the industry and propelling him into the limelight alongside Asake. Building on this success, the following year saw the release of another single, “All the Girls,” where he collaborated with Nigerian rapper DanDizzy and YKB.
The year 2022 marked a significant milestone for Yhemolee as he unveiled his self-titled debut EP, “Olowo Eko,” consisting of four tracks, namely “Otilo,” “Horny,” “Coded,” and “Ire.”
Yhemolee also ventured into the movie industry, expanding his artistic horizon and achieving considerable acclaim in 2023 when he was featured in the widely praised Nigerian film “Gang of Lagos.” Sharing the screen with top-tier Nigerian actors like Tobi Bakre, Chike, Toyin Abraham, Iyabo Ojo, and Bimbo, he showcased his versatility and solidified his presence in the entertainment landscape.
In addition to his musical and acting pursuits, Yhemolee diversified his career by delving into content creation. His presence on various social media platforms, including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and TikTok, has garnered a substantial following.
Yhemolee is acknowledged as a Night Walker or Olowo Eko, emblematic of his association with the vibrant nightlife and opulent lifestyle. Renowned for cruising in exotic cars, he is often spotted generously spending in clubs, earning him the moniker Night Walker. Yhemolee frequently socializes with the renowned YBNL star, Asake.
Yhemolee is currently romantically involved with a new girlfriend named Abisola. The duo has solidified their bond with matching tattoos on their hands. Notably, Yhemolee was previously in a relationship with Tayo Oyindamola, also known as Thayour B, for nearly two years.
Their relationship became a focal point in June 2023, making headlines amid speculations of a breakup on the grounds of infidelity. Reports suggested that Yhemolee allegedly embarked on a trip to Dubai with Thayour B and another woman with whom he cheated. Sources claim that they shared the same flight, yet Yhemolee’s girlfriend, Tayo, remained oblivious to the situation, leading to the speculated split due to the alleged infidelity incident.
- Instagram: Yhemolee (@yhemo_lee)
- Tiktok: @Yhemolee
- YouTube: Official Yhemolee
Yhemolee is prominently featured in the roster of Lagos Big Boys renowned for their extravagant lifestyles. His estimated net worth falls within the impressive range of US$500,000 to US$1 million, underscoring his financial success and standing among the affluent circles in Lagos.