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Laolu Senbanjo Biography, Age, Family, Early Life, Education, Net Worth And All You Need To Know

Laolu Senbanjo Biography
Laolu Senbanjo (aka Laolu NYC) is a Nigerian visual artist, singer, songwriter, and former human rights attorney.
He rose to fame after his body-painting got featured in BeyoncĂ©’s Grammy Award-winning visual album, Lemonade. He has also worked with brands like Kenneth Cole and Nike plus a good number of African and international stars.
We'll be discussing Laolu Senbanjo's biography, date of birth, age, early life, education, family, wife, children, net worth and everything else you need to about the award winning Nigerian visual artist

Laolu Senbanjo Profile

Before we begin, here are a few key things you should know about the award winning Nigerian visual artist, Laolu Senbanjo:
Full Name: Laolu Senbanjo
Other Name(s): Laolu (Olaolu) Isaac Senbanjo (aka Laolu NYC)
Date of birth: October 19th, 1980
Age: 39 years
Born: Ilorin, Kwara State
Nationality: Nigerian
Residence: Brooklyn, NY
Religion: Christianity
Occupation: Visual artist, singer, songwriter, and former human rights attorney
Net worth$150,000

Biography of Laolu Senbanjo

Laolu Senbanjo was born on the 19th of October, 1980 in Ilorin, Kwara State to Yoruba parents. His father was a lawyer while his mother was a nurse and he grew up performing in my church’s choir. While in school he formed Light and Fire, a music group that performed original songs and covers.

Education And Career

Laolu Senbanjo studied law at the University of Ilorin, Nigeria. According to an interview  by the TheNationOnlineNG.net, he wanted to drop out of law school during his second year but persisted and got his degree in 2005.
After graduating from the law school, Senbanjo started working as a human rights lawyer for five years. He spent his final three years working as a senior legal officer focusing on women and children's rights at the National Human Rights Commission. He travelled different villages and schools in the northern Nigeria educating men and women on why children should be in school.
"I knew if I pursued a career in the arts, I'd have to live with the fact that some people in my hometown might never talk to me again,"
said Senbanjo in an interview with 99U.
Despite this, he quit his job as a legal officer and started an art gallery in Abuja, Nigeria. In 2013, Senbanjo moved to Brooklyn, NY to pursue his art career.
According to the interview, Laolu Senbanjo said that 'The Sacred Art of the Ori' grew from a term he coined Afromysterics to mean the mystery of the African thought pattern. He uses the symbols and patterns to let the world into the Yoruba artistic style, drawing from Yoruba myths and legends. 
He then translates them on using the human body as his canvas while painting the designs on the muse to allow them to have an experience where they encounter a path to their destiny.

Laolu Senbanjo Songs

Laolu has released a good number of songs and music covers and you can get them on his SoundCloud page.
Some of his songs include:
• Trouble ft. Mr Eazi, Sound Sultan and NanaBcool
• Enimayo
• Love Before ft. Lindsey
• Flowers
• Roll

Laolu Senbanjo Net Worth

Laolu Senbanjo is one of the most successful artists in Nigeria. He has worked with a good number of brands and international stars including Beyonce. He has an estimated net worth of $150,000.

Social Media Handles And Websites

You can connect with Laolu Senbanjo on any of the following social media platforms:
Instagram @laolunyc
Twitter @laolusenbanjo
Facebook Laolu Senbanjo
YouTube Laolu .NYC
SoundCloud Laolu The Afromysterics
Website www.Laolu.nyc

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