Name: Darey @darey
Real name: Dare Art Alade
Darey is the son of the legendary Nigerian Jazz pioneer Art Alade, and was born in Lagos Nigeria.He studied Music at the University of Lagos.Darey broke into the Nigerian music scene in 2004, when he
appeared on the first edition of
Project Fame Academy. He emerged third in the contest.In 2006, he released his debut Album, From Me 2 U, under Storm Records. His second album,unDAREYted, was released in 2009, under his newly founded Record Label, Soul Muzik.In 2011, Darey released his twin albums, Double Dare, on his Soul Muzik. On 9 May 2012, he released Asiko, the first single of his upcoming fifth album under the Soul Muzik franchise.Darey has won several awards, including Best Male Video - 2009 Channel O Music Video Awards,
Best R&B Video -2009 Channel O Music Video Awards, Best R&B -2009 Nigerian Music Video Awards, Video Of The Year - 2009 Nigerian Music Video Awards, Best Music Video Of The Year -2009 NigeriaEntertainment Awards, Best R&B Video - 2006 Channel O Music Video Awards,Best Picture / Musical Video - Awards for Musical excellence in Nigeria (A.M.E.N).He is currently married to Deola Ayeni Art-Alade, and they are blessed with two children.