Dola Billz is a talented Nigerian Rap Mc, Sound Engineer/Producer /Poet born in London raised in Nigeria. As a young man he was always interested in the social activities and was always at the forefront of the school’s entertainment. Dola-Billz has performed along-side Nigerian music elite such as Dbanj, Don-jazzy, the late Da Grin etc, as well as international acts such as Terry Walker, 50-cent, Montel Jordan, Mos-def , Dono-mar in venues such as the 02, Brixton academy, all-over Europe and Nigeria at Large.
Upon arrival back in the UK, to further his studies in Scotland and Ireland Dola began his music journey perfecting his art and love for music. To date Dola-billz is considered as a veteran rapper with the best flow, freshest unorthodox rhymes and his witty wordplay that are felt and understood by the UK/Nigeria AfroBeat scene.
“I do music for the love of it and it’s an opportunity to share my story’ says Billz. His electric stage presence and persona has earned him respect and appreciation in Scotland, Wales, England and all over Nigeria.
His debut on the Afrobeats Scene in 2009 with his 1st official Single called ‘Puyanga’ that were successfully followed by ‘Jeun-lo, Sing4me, and Cant take it no more’ which have all got recognition as they have all gained him Nigerian Music Nominations in 2009,2010 and 2012. Dola Billz is the head huncho of veteran collective 166 Family, which also helped birth the likes of MartelB and Big Tizzy. Over a career spanning almost a decade, the award-winning rapper and musician has remained at the cutting edge of Nigerian and African music.
His recent project named the #RapstarEP2 , a sequel to the original #RapstarEP (which can be purchased on itunes) which features his up and coming singles ‘Mule Jule’ and ‘In her eyes’ which video is currently trending online. Knowing this, it’s clear to see that Billz is set to light 2015 ablaze.