Biography Of Shallipopi
Shallipopi is a Nigerian dexterous singer and song composer well known for his popular hit song “Elon Musk.” His real name is Crown Uzama.
The talented hip hop star was birthed by Mr and Mrs. Uzama on 4th, December 2000 in the Edo State, Benin City and now reside in Lagos Nigeria in pursuit of his music career.
The self acclaimed “Pluto Boi” kick started his career in music at early age due to his love for the craft. Shallipopi published his debut single “Gra Gra” in 2021 though the song didn’t receive enough audience then, he also went ahead the release two singles “Power” and “Shaka” the following year and then started witnessing an increase in his fan base.
Also in 2023, Shallipopi unlocked a new single tagged “Wait”, however he ascended to a position of prominence when he released “Elon Musk” which is still receiving massive air play across the country. He also followed it up with the remix version featuring top tier Nigerian rapper and Zanku Records boss Zlatan. Not long after that he released another spectacular version of the song featuring Fireboy DML and Zlatan.
On 10th, July 2023, Shallipopi published his first music project “Planet Pluto” an extended play which consists of six outstanding tracks. Thanks to his fans “Pluto Community” Shallipopi has established a significant following on social media.
Shallipopi is such a versatile artist and his discography spans across genres and showcases his vocal prowess and how talented he is. Below are some of his releases.
- Gra Gra
- Elon Musk
- Elon Musk (Remix) (feat. Zlatan)
- Elon Musk (Remix) (feat. Fireboy DML and Zlatan)
- Ahead Ahead
- Melanin Touch
On June 23, 2023. The Kaduna Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) secured the conviction of Shallipopi and five others before Justice A.A Isiaka for impersonating foreign nationals and using false identities to defraud unsuspecting victims (Yahoo Yahoo).
Shallipopi with the five others pleaded guilty to the charges preferred against them, they were convicted and sentenced to two years imprisonment each with the option of fines.
According to reports, he paid the fine and was released. He then went ahead to make a song relating to the the event and he named it “Ex-Convict.”
As a budding singer, Shallipopiʼs net worth is projected to be around N7m — N13m. This is only an estimate as we can’t really tell how much the singer is currently worth.