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Sneakbo

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Sneakbo
Birth nameAgassi Babatunde Odusina[1]
BornBrixton, South London, England
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Labels
Associated acts

Agassi Babatunde Odusina,[1] better known by his stage name Sneakbo, is a British rapper. His first song, "The Wave", peaked at number 48 on the UK Singles Chart[3] and he has since released a number of top 40 hits, such as "Zim Zimma" and "Ring a Ling" between 2012 and 2013.

After releasing music for over eight years, Sneakbo released his debut album Brixton in March 2018.

Early life[edit]

At a young age Sneakbo listened to the late rapper Tupac Shakur and pop star Michael Jackson.[4]

Legal disputes[edit]

Aggravated assault charges[edit]

Sneakbo spent three months incarcerated in Feltham Prison in late 2011 for threatening a woman in violation of an ASBO.[5] Police alleged he was a boss of Brixton's GAS Gang, however this was denied by Sneakbo.[6][7][8]

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

List of studio albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart positions
UK
[9]
UK
R&B
UK
Ind.
Brixton
  • Released: 2 March 2018[10]
  • Label: Jetskiwave Records
  • Format: CD, digital download
20
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Singles[edit]

As lead artist[edit]

Title Year Peak chart
positions
Album
UK
[3]
UK
Ind.
[11]
UK
R&B
[12]
"The Wave" 2011 48 Non-album singles
"Zim Zimma" 2012 35
"Ring a Ling" 2013 27
"Active"
(featuring Giggs)
2017 90 11 40 Brixton
"Nah"
(featuring Not3s)
"Fuck It"
(featuring S.Wavey, M.Dargg, J Boy & Bellzey)
2018

As featured artist[edit]

Title Year Peak chart positions Album
UK
[3]
"Dr. Who!"
(Tujamo & Plastik Funk featuring Sneakbo)
2014 21 Non-album singles
"Mariah (Remix)"
(Koomz featuring Sneakbo)
2018 N/A
"Coño (Remix)"
(Puri featuring Sneakbo & Lisa Mercedez)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Cha Cha - Ride Out". MetroLyrics. Archived from the original on 29 October 2013. Retrieved 28 October 2013.
  2. ^ "Sneakbo". AllMusic. Archived from the original on 29 May 2014. Retrieved 13 June 2013.
  3. ^ a b c "SNEAKBO". The Official Charts Company. Archived from the original on 13 March 2013. Retrieved 12 June 2013.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 8 March 2016. Retrieved 7 July 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Who are the real bad boys of the UK rap scene?". Flavourmag. Archived from the original on 8 June 2013. Retrieved 19 June 2013.
  6. ^ "The rise and fall of Brixton's GAS gang". 12 June 2012. Archived from the original on 19 August 2019. Retrieved 22 August 2019.
  7. ^ aidanbnsn (27 May 2015). "20 Essential Road Rap Tracks". FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music. Archived from the original on 4 August 2019. Retrieved 22 August 2019.
  8. ^ Selby, Alan (2 June 2018). "Sugababe Amelle Berrabah's husband making "vile" rap videos glorifying gangs". mirror. Archived from the original on 22 August 2019. Retrieved 22 August 2019.
  9. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 5 April 2018. Retrieved 9 March 2018.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  10. ^ "Brixton by Sneakbo on Apple Music". iTunes. Archived from the original on 3 March 2018. Retrieved 2 March 2018.
  11. ^ Peak chart positions on the UK Independent Chart:
  12. ^ Peak chart positions on the UK R&B Chart: 4