HEMBADOON (NI)

HEMBADOON (NI)

Biography

Hembadoon is a singer, songwriter, thespian, music executive and entrepreneur out of Nigeria who attributes her craft to the broad range of music she was exposed to from a very young age.

Having released her first commercial title “Odo Aye” and dominated radio charts in 2003, she went on to work as an on-air Radio personality, a contributing entertainment writer in one of the leading Nigerian Newspapers, sang backup for South African singer Somti Mndebele on her Nigerian tour and worked as a Public Relations and A&R executive for some of today’s biggest Afrobeat superstars in her over a decade long career.

Hembadoon relaunched her commercial music career in 2020 with the release of her single “Lady”, and held a media parley & showcase in April 2021. Hembadoon’s quest to improve her craft has led her into musical theatre where she has stood out, writing a song for a feature play in the British Council Lagos theatre Festival (2019) and performing in leading and supporting roles for and at the Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON June, October 2021) as well as delivering a command performance before the Vice President of Nigeria, Prof Yemi Osinbajo in December 2021.

Currently working on her album project, Hembadoon’s ambition is to leave a lasting legacy, grow her audience across different continents, become a voice of reason and influence change, as well as perform and write songs for music festivals, theatre, animation and movies.

All sessions

Hembadoon (NI)

  • 9 October, 2022
  • 3:21pm - 3:30pm

Hembadoon (NI)

  • 7 October, 2022
  • 10:27pm - 10:36pm