Rahim Basit, also known by his stage name, ‘Freekid,’ was born and brought up in Ibadan. Freekid is a new sensation in town who doesn’t allow his disability to stop his advancement. He has been blind since shortly after birth. He’s a tireless hard worker whose passion for music is inexplicable.
‘Freekid’ has already caught the attention and interests of the shakers and movers of Nigerian music industry, like Wasiu Alabi Pasuma, Taiye currency, Small doctor, etc. And being “discovered” is just a part of the journey. Being prepared is a journey of its own; Freekid may be young, but his preparation for stardom and greatness conquers all insufficiency and mediocrity. Free Kid’s artistry and musicianship are top-shelf and world class. His style of music is Fuji fused with Afro and Hip-hop, which will not fail to resonate with you.
FreeKid has a number of musical projects in the works that he plans to release soon; among them is “No Kompromise ”. It’s deftly produced by Oba beatz, mixed and mastered by Magnificent soundz.