On January 17, 1980, Alexander Abolore Adegbola Akande, best known by his stage as 9ice, was born in Nigeria. He is well known for the strong Yoruba language, the proverbial lyrics, and the unique delivery of his songs. 9ice was born into a polygamous household with five wives and nine children in Ogbomosho, Oyo State, in Western Nigeria. He was raised in the Shomolu Bariga district of Lagos. He saw himself becoming a musician. When his parents discovered his singing talent, they consented to let him pursue a career in music.

9ice was born into a polygamous family with nine children and five wives. He used to live with his parents in the Lagos suburb of Shomolu Bariga, where he was raised. Although nothing is known about his parents, they gave their approval for him to pursue music professionally after realizing that 9ice had a knack for singing.

Information regarding 9ice’s siblings is lacking.


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9ice has had children by a variety of ladies. After meeting Toni Payne through a friend named Ruggedman, 9ice and Toni Payne got married in July 2008. The musician announced their divorce after two years of marriage and the birth of their first kid, Zion. After divorcing in 2017, 9ice married American software developer Adetola Anifalaje in 2018.

Unfortunately, the couple’s marriage collapsed after Milani-Francoise Imisioluwa Akande was born. Michelle Abolanle Akande, their youngest child, was born before 9ice and Sunkanmi were married. The twin daughters of 9ice and another woman named Vickie Godis are Maya and Miya Akande.

Nineice has been married three times, most recently in Lagos to an event coordinator named Ola Sunkanmi Ajala. Unfortunately, when a video of 9ice cheating on Sunkanmi appeared online a year later, their marriage was in jeopardy. The musician then expressed regret to the world and pleaded with his Instagram followers to get his wife to embrace him again.

One of the richest and most well-known musicians in Nigeria, 9ice has an estimated net worth of $1.2 million. He has almost 20 years of experience in the music industry, has signed sponsorship agreements, and has sold a lot of CDs.

The “Gongo Aso” singer is the proud owner of an exotic car collection. The musician spent roughly 31 million naira on a 2017 white Mercedes Benz C Class convertible, a Mercedes Benz G Wagon, and a 30 million naira Range Rover Sport.

According to rumors, 9ice purchased and named a mansion in Lekki after his ex-wife Toni Payne. Other information regarding his home is unfortunately not open to the public.

9ice is from the Nigerian state of Oyo. Oyo State is an interior state in southwest Nigeria. The capital of the country is Ibadan, the third-largest metropolis in terms of population and formerly the second-largest city on the continent. As of 2016, Oyo State, the fifth-most populous in Nigeria, is anticipated to have 7,840,864 inhabitants.