How Old is Reekado Banks? is a very popular question on the lips of fans of Ayoleyi Hanniel Solomon a Nigerian recording artist, singer, and songwriter.
Born on the 6th of December 1993, Reekado Banks is the last child in a family filled with musicians. His elder brother is a music producer and his elder sister is a gospel singer. His father is a pastor while his mother is a caterer and also a pastor. Reekado Banks grew up in a disciplinarian environment as both is parents were both clergymen.
He had a quick secondary education, graduating from secondary school at the age of 14. He recorded his first songs in 2008, all of which were all produced by his brother who taught him the basic of singing, writing and producing.
He formed his stage name, Reekado Banks, by adding the meanings of two of his names; the former part of his stage name translates to “strong ruler”, while the latter part loosely translates to “wealth”.
He emerged Rookie of the Year at The Headies in 2014, and won the controversial Next Rated award at The Headies 2015.
He released his debut studio album, Spotlight, on the 1st of September 2016. The album debuted at number 10 on the Billboard World Album Music Chart.
Reekado Banks was signed to Mavin Records on the 21st of February 2014, the same day he premiered the single “Turn It Up,” featuring Tiwa Savage.
The song was released as his first official single under Mavin Records.
Question: How Old is Reekado Banks?
Answer: He is 24 years old (2017 estimate).