Irewole Samuel Oni better known as Wole Oni is a 46 year old accomplished record producer, Jazz Artist, programmer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, arranger, sound engineer, multi- award winning music producer, interior decorator, farmer, and counselor. Wole has made his mark in the music industry in Nigeria and abroad that his name is etched in the sands of time.
Wole’s exploits in music made Yamaha, a multi billion dollar car manufacturer, recognize his drive. And on April 25th, 2017, Wole was endorsed as the first Yamaha Artist in the entire continent of Africa on the latest Yamaha Keyboard” montage”. Wole was also appointed a UN International Youth Peace Ambassador by the United Peace Federation in 2014.
Wole’s story is a story of a Nigerian youth who rose from obscurity and struggles in his native Akure, a town located in Ondo State in South West Nigerian to fame and celebrity status. Wole story speaks of dedication, patience and hard work. A young Wole who began playing percussion instruments in Akure, a modest town at the young age of 7 is now the CEO of Wole Oni Music Productions (WOMP) and Instinct Productions. Wole’s story inspires a lot of people to consistent and work hard in what ever they do.