Born Ikuforiji Abdulrahman Olaitan and raised in Lagos and Oxlade studied History & International Relations at Lagos State University. He started his musical journey in the choir. And put out his first song on Soundcloud in 2017. He caught the attention of many the following year after he released his first official single ‘Shugar’ which instantly caught the ears of music fans across the nation. He is Also known for the hit song ‘Sing’ with Fireboy DML and he has collaborated with an array of top class musicians which include Reekado Banks, Jules, DJ Tunez, Blaqbonez, Skip Marley.
In 2019, Oxlade featured alongside Sneakbo on Skengdo’s UK underground track ‘Brixton Boy’ and he performed to a crowd of approximately 20,000 at the world famous O2 Arena in London at Wizkid’s Starboy Fest. With the aim of becoming one of the biggest music exports from Nigeria and the continent, with the release of his latest EP ‘Oxygene’ and with more new music, visuals and explosive live performances, it is evident Oxlade is well on his way to achieving all of his goals