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Oladapo Olaitan Olanipekun aka Dagrin Remembered

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Oladapo Olaitan Olanipekun aka Dagrin Remembered

dagrin death The Late Dagrin.

April 27, 2012 – Oladapo Olaitan Olanipekun aka Dagrin Remembered

The 22nd of April year 2012 marked 2-years death of the indigenous lyricist, Oladapo Olaitan Olanipekun, popularly called Dagrin died in the Lagos State Teaching Hospital, LUTH. naijagists.com

Dagrin died a week after he was involved in an auto crash in front of Alapere Police Station, Mushin, Lagos. And as part of efforts to immortalise him, the authorities of mobile music powerhouse, Spinlet, has put together an album with remixes of new songs from the late rapper’s rhyme book.

If I Die, the first single from the album titled: Invincible Bulletproof, officially hit the airwaves on Monday. The song, which was recorded by Dagrin before his auto crash, has been remixed with new verses added by Show Dem Camp, Styles P and Nasty J and produced by Frenzy. The full album will be released in a couple of weeks.

Speaking on the choice of Frenzy as the producer of the song, a spokesperson of Spinlet, Tunde Peters, who also managed Dagrin while he was alive, said: “I worked with Dagrin in the past and I am involved in the project for the respect I have for the late rapper and the need to keep him in mind of his lovers.”

Another representative of Spinlet, Tolu Williams, noted: “We are thankful to Dagrin’s family for being supportive of this project and for giving us access to his personal rhyme book. This gives us the opportunity to showcase his unreleased lyrics; we also added verses to some of his existing tracks.”

7 Comments

7 Comments

  1. Affo

    April 27, 2012 at 10:57 PM

    Adieu Grin baba!

    • JAMIUADEBAYO

      August 8, 2015 at 4:06 PM

      I PRAY DAT GOD SUL HEP ME SO DAT I WELL CONTIU WERE DAGRNG STOP FORM?BE COS MY FREND CALL ME GRENGEE?AND I ALL SO MISS MY BROTHE DATGREN I LOVE U MAR YOUR SOL REST IN PRAFET PIC PLS SOME ONE HEP ME I WONT TWO CONTIU WERE HE STOP ENI HOW YOU CAN HEP ME MY BROTHES AND SISTARS?MY CONTACTE PLS IF U WONT TWO HELP ME CALL ME ON 08175834547

  2. Oluwole Damilare Sunday Goslom

    September 22, 2012 at 8:47 PM

    u be papa w luv u noni.

  3. JOYFLY

    March 26, 2013 at 1:26 PM

    WE MISS THE BEST RAP IN NIGERIA

  4. victor Briggs(breegz)

    March 30, 2013 at 12:25 AM

    What a Great story “rip” Dagrin lives on as a Great Legend and talented icon his legacies have been left behind his messaged has been composed passed delivered and read figuratively in the nigerian society and beyond longlive his legacies #we’d pour some liquorice on the gravestone next month

  5. Prince Muhammed Yusuf

    July 1, 2013 at 9:44 PM

    Da’grin d legend of rapper’s in Africas. Nigeria missed u,Akogun1,great father of Africa rappers. May ur soul rest in perfect peace…..

  6. saka lee

    June 21, 2015 at 4:30 AM

    we love u barack ogrin

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