Solokeys began playing the keyboard proficiently at the tender age of 13, back then in Lagos, Nigeria. He started learning early in the church choir, playing percussion instruments like the Conga, Bango and the likes. Afterward he graduated to playing the trumpet with which the church band.
Solokeys played in the studios for many popular recording artistes. He produced tracks for Omogo Reloaded and other recording artistes in West Africa at the famous Alikama Studios. He also performed live with a lot of established musicians and bands in Nigeria. Some of the artistes include King Sunny Ade, Sunny Neji, Yinka Davies, Sikiru Ayinde Barrister(RIP), KWAM 1 The Ultimate and at the famous African Shrine with Femi Kuti, the son of the legendary Fela Anikulapo-Kuti.
Solosax, Femi Kuti and Solokeys