Chris Akinyemi

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Chris Akinyemi
Also known asChris A
BornNewark, New Jersey, U.S.
GenresAfropop, Pop, Hip Hop, Afrobeat
Occupation(s)Singer-Songwriter, Rapper
InstrumentsGuitar, Keyboards, Vocals, Drums
LabelsTemple Music Limited
Associated actsNiniola, Iyanya, 9ice

Olakitan Christopher Akinyemi, better known by his stage name Chris Akinyemi (Sometimes shortened to ChrisA) is a Nigerian-American musician. He released his first single "Radio", which was featured on major music outlets such as mtvU, BET and other major media outlets.

On January 1, 2011 Chris Akinyemi released his second single [1] Teenage Love.[2] On January 17, 2011, his music video "Radio" premiered on mtvU and was featured on mtvU's "The Freshmen" and his music video was added to MTV and VH1. On January 24, 2011 Chris Akinyemi was interviewed on mtvU's "The Hot Seat".[3]


  1. ^ "Teenage Love - Single by Chris Akinyemi". 1 January 2011.
  2. ^ Chris Akinyemi Premieres second single "Teenage Love",
  3. ^ "College Music, Activism, Shows and Activities On Campus". MTVU. Retrieved 2018-04-27.

External links[edit]

  • BET.COM Music Blog [1] by Eb the Celeb August 24, 2010
  • CENTRICTV.COM [2] by Staff August 30, 2010
  • OURSTAGE.COM [3] September 9, 2010
  • Eb the Celeb [4] August 17, 2010
  • [6] CENTRIC.TV
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