Olawunmi Christy Otedola (Femi Otedola’s first daughter biography)


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In our biography section today, we shall be unraveling Olawunmi Christy Otedola (Femi Otedola’s first daughter biography) education career, age, net worth, and more.

You will also be exposed to the correct facts about Christy relationship status, why Otedola did not married her mum, musical career, and lots more.

Femi Otedola, Nigeria multi-billionaire and a respected business mogul have four children which include Olawunmi Christy Otedola ‘Tolani’, Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola “DJ Cuppy”, Elizabeth Temi Otedola, and Fewa Otedola.

Hence, Olawunmi Christy Tolani is his first daughter and child before he went on to married Nana Otedola who gave him three more children.

Tolani Otedola Biography

Olawunmi Christy Otedola ‘Tolani’ was born on the 21st April, 1986 into the family of Mr. Femi Otedola and Mrs. Olayinka Odukoya, her mum.

She is a Nigerian R&B and Afrobeat singer and songwriter and also doubled as the first child of the famous Nigerian business mogul, Femi Otedola.

Christy is popularly and professionally known as Tolani Otedola. She is 35 years old and was born out of wedlock. She had her formative years in Nigeria before she emigrated to Scotland for her degree.

Tolani came into being as a result of Femi Otedola love affair with Olayinka Odukoya when he was a trader in Lagos.

Lady Doja, Femi Otedola’s mother refused to acknowledge the relationship between her son and Olayinka due to her religion and status.

She, however, took in her baby ‘Christy Olawunmi Tolani’ and that was how Femi and Tolani parted with Olayinka Odukoya, her mother.

As complicated as her background was, Olawunmi Christy Otedola is officially Femi Otedola’s daughter and first child.

Tolani otedola biography

Olawunmi Christy Otedola Education Career and lifestyle

Femi Otedola first daughter, Tolani Otedola attended her basic and secondary education in Nigeria but had her degree in United Kingdom.

She studied psychology at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland. After her graduation at the university, she decided to pursue a professional career in music.

What’s more, Olawunmi has three younger siblings, Florence (popularly known as DJ Cuppy), Temi Otedola, and Fewa Otedola.

Her brother, Fewa Otedola is an autism patient and Olawunmi created a close relationship with him and the other two siblings even though they are not born of the same mother.

Wunmi is now into music and have some singles to her name. You may want to be informed that is reserve and has a lot of taste when in term of fashion.

Plus, she is the type that like to experiment with different and diverse styles and doesn’t care about people’s opinion.

As a result of her reserved personality, you don’t get to see most of Tolani’s personal activities online.

Be that as it may, Tolani ia also single or at least, not officially married to anyone although rumor has it that she is into a relationship with Reekado banks.

Whatever the case is, Christy had already debunked it. She made it known that Reekado is just her good friend.

Without doubt, she is an introvert and a public figure, but you can’t take away the fact that she likes to keep a very low profile.

Lastly, Wunmi lives in Nigeria and in the United Kingdom; as a big girl that she is, she has her own apartment in the UK. Class, right?

Femi Otedola first daughter Music Career

In Tolani’s words, she claimed to have had an interest in music while in school and right from her tender age.

As a matter of fact, during her young age, Olawunmi used to sing in church all in her bid to developed strong vocals along the line.

And her time in the choir was not a waste as it helped her singing prowess and even made her become a good songwriter.

Olawunmi began her music career officially in 2017 although her half-sister, DJ Cuppy has made a name for herself in the music industry since 2014.

Without prejudice, Tolani is gifted and musically talented as one could easily tell through her hit singles.

While she is yet to have a debut album to her name, Olawunmi has amassed a lot of music lovers with her unique sound.

Till date, Olawunmi has written and has released five music. Two out of the five, she featured top Nigerian artists in Reekado banks and Skales.

There is ‘Tenderoni’ where she featured Skales. Being a successful one, she followed up the success with another hit song, “Ba Mi Lo” featuring Reekado Banks.

The song “Ba Mi Lo” went viral to the extent that it has millions of streams and views on YouTube.

Tolani released her first song “Tenderoni” in December 2017, and her most recent music is “Bad Man” which was released in July 29, 2020.

Of course, “Bad Man” too was a banger and it has gained thousands of online streaming and download already.

The title of all Femi Otedola first daughter’s songs include;

  • Tenderoni ft. Skales
  • Liar
  • Ba Mi Lo ft. Reekado Banks
  • Bad Man
  • Maybe Baby

If you listen to Tolani’s Badman, you will come to the realization that she is so underrated.

Comparing her with Cuppy, she has gotten more vocal strength than her. In addition, Christy’s video craft is expressive and unique.

In October 2019, she performed live at the Palmwine Music Festival in London and at the Pepsi Rhythm unplugged, 2018 editions.

Olawunmi Christy Otedola Net Worth

Realistically, Tolani is a rich girl in her own league but her net worth is not yet official. It is very difficult to round up her worth yet.

Regardless, Olawunmi Christy Otedola is a daughter of a successful business man, oil mogul, and Nigeria’s billionaire; her net worth is estimated to be around $9 million dollars.

After all, she is making cool cash from her music and by her educational status, she probably has a full-time job that is fetching her additional money.

In September 2020, Femi Otedola (her father) took her for shopping and also bought her (together with her other 3 sisters) a Ferrari Portofino worth millions of naira.


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Godfrey Ogbo, the Chief Editor and CEO of AtlanticRide, merges his environmental management expertise with extensive business experience, including in real estate. With a master's degree and a knack for engaging writing, he adeptly covers complex growth and business topics. His analytical approach and business insights enrich the blog, making it a go-to source for readers seeking thoughtful and informed content.

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