Afropop rising act, Shittu Ganiyu professionally known as S Gee “Sweet Melody” kick off his music career at his early age.
Born and bred in Oshodi, Lagos, S Gee picked a keen interest in music early on – bopping to the rich sounds from his father’s wonderful collection of vinyl records of stalwarts like King Sunny Ade and Barrister.
As he grew older, Mr “Sweet Melody” began frequenting studios in his neighborhood, perfecting his sound with loads of influences from the rhythms and sounds of great singers of the day, especially, R&B king, R. Kelly, and Nigeria music legend, 2Baba.
S Gee has come a long way from the success of “Amen” his biggest record, and will, the new deal with SonyJojo Entertainment take his music artistry to a whole new level.
The music industry in Africa is taking up a new shape with new acts serving rich sounds that transcend borders and culture. S Gee is set to be a major player in that new move. As he said in his own words, “Good Music is the only thing that interests me!”