Real name: Olumide Okelola
Olumide Okelola also known as XP is a Nigerian artiste from Ondo State, Nigeria. He was born in Oyo, Nigeria. XP, an acronym for Explicit became his appellation due to his fierce and diverse lyrical prowess. His wordplay and staunch dedication to the art earned him a lot of respect from his colleagues and other Hip Hop Heads at the time and till date. He had his fair share of challenges while growing up. He started his primary education in Ibadan and completed secondary education in Lagos. He had to pull out of Lagos State University in his second year but settled for an IT certificate from Karrox.