Introducing Ayolas; Promising Gambian Star to Watch

Introducing Ayolas; Promising Gambian Star to Watch



Starting his music in 2013, Ayolas is a young Gambian artiste on the path to stardom. The hip-hop cum high life star earlier dropped his debut album called Virtuoso’ comprising six tracks. Some of the hit tracks in the album included: ‘Loving you so’; ‘ So Lonely’ ‘Give it to me’ and ‘Virtuoso’.

Recorded at Ardent Records in Manjai Kunda, the masterpiece album till today represents one of his best creative artwork.

Born Mohammed Ayodele Lasisi, the budding sensation is upbeat about his music in his quest to contribute to national development.

In a recent interview with What’s On, he stated: “I believe my involvement in music is a call from nature but my father also inspired a lot in my music career. I noticed that every morning when he woke up he played a variety of music after observing his prayers. That’s where I drew my inspiration from and started music.”

Commenting on the country’s music scene at the moment, Ayolas as widely known in the music scene, noted: “I believe the country’s music is going smooth and rough in my own point of view. Also, I believe the coming of the new executive of the Gambia Music Union would help boost young talents in the country.”

According to him, he is currently working on a project with Lady Quincy and also recording and getting set to stage his own shows in the country.

“I want my music to create an impact in the lives of people and also attract more audience like other top foreign artistes. I also want my music to play a part in national development,” he concluded.