EVA

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN : NIGERIA
GENRE : RAP

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Eva Alordiah has been able to wow the industry with her lyrical prowess since 2009 with the song I dey Play which she did over Lil Wayne’s A millie. She’s a jack of all trades (rapper, singer, model, writer, dancer and make-up artist) and keeps outdoing herself each time. She has won awards like “Female artist of the year in Rap” at the Exquisite Lady of the year awards in 2011. Her signature sound choice says edgy and confident as it does not compete for recognition but stands out. Her work speaks for itself as she has also been featured on the BET HipHop awards Cyphers and been nominated in awards alongside big names like Ice Prince, M.I, Naeto C.

CAREER
Eva Elohor Alordiah known as Eva is a rapper, entertainer, singer, dancer, writer, model, make up artist, songwriter and entrepreneur. Eva released her first studio recording titled “I Dey Play” in 2009. The song features “Tha Suspect” and was recorded over Lil Wayne’s “A Milli” instruments. She has been nominated for ‘Next Rated’ at the Headies and won Best Female Artist Rap at the Exquisite Lady of the Year Awards in 2011 and 2012. She has also won Most Promising Act to Watch at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards in 2012.

MUSIC INTERESTS
Eva is inspired by Michael Jackson, Bob Marley, Eminem, Sade Adu, The carpenters, Craig David, John Lennon and Don Williams. If given the chance, Eva would like to collaborate with Jesse Jags, 2 Face Idibia and Sade Adu.

BACKGROUND
Eva has mentioned that her love for hip hop and drive to start rapping came about after listening to Eminem. She did some mix tapes that she promoted through the internet. One of them include ‘The GIGO E.P’ which she made available free for digital download. Eva has faced challenges with finances that has hindered her from advancing forward with her music, but she still pushes on.

FUN FACTS

Eva is an expert in makeup artistry and is the founder and creative director of makeupBy Orsela in Lagos. She also teaches the skill through her school

Eva loves dogs. She has two at home and four at her parents house