Though he’s found success onscreen as an actor, Rotimi took the stage at “The Jennifer Hudson Show” focusing on his musical pursuits by performing a medley of his songs “Love Somebody” and “Make You Say.”
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Though he’s appeared in films such as “Coming 2 America” and “Divergent,” the actor is best known for his roles on the Starz series “Boss” and “Power.”
Jay-Z is his mentor
Rotimi started writing his own music at age 11, and by 17 had joined a music group with Jay-Z’s nephew, with the rapper offering up his living room as practice space. Jay-Z became a mentor to Rotimi, and that support helped him propel his career forward.
He’s a prolific music artist
In 2015, he signed with 50 Cent’s G-Unit Records, and he has since released three EPs and four mixtapes. His debut full-length studio album, “All or Nothing,” was released in 2021. His sound is a combination of contemporary R&B mixed with traditional Afrobeat and dance hall.
Hear more sultry jams and learn more about Rotimi by visiting rotimimusic.com.