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Sunday, June 12, 2022

Happy Birthday Denrele Edun

Happy Birthday Adenrele Oluwafemi Edun popularly known as Denrele, is a Nigerian television host.

Denrele was born in Hamburg, Germany, to a Yoruba father and an Indian-Mauritian mother. He is the only son and has two sisters. He grew up in Germany and came to Nigeria when he was five where he attended St Gregory's College, Ikoyi, and the University of Lagos.

He was Lead dancer/choreographer for "The Iroko Band' managed by filmmaker, Dr. Ola Balogun, and later became a Backup dancer for LexyDoo, Ruggedman, Jazzman Olofin, 2Shotz, Lady Di, and also "Stage Shakers".

Denrele is known for his fashion style and personality. He started his television career as an actor at eleven when he played a presenter/producer on Kiddievision 101 on NTA Network. As an undergraduate at the University of Lagos, he went into modeling, and after graduation, he joined Sound City as a TV presenter. Denrele studied English Education at the University of Lagos.

Denrele is an entertainment personality whose style has been described as "punk and fun". Some people think he dresses (cross-dressing) like that to attract attention, but he has always had attention from childhood".

Denrele has won 16 awards and over 30 nominations in his career. He has previously worked with SoundCity before he quit and moved on to become one of Channel O's VJs.

Denrele has interviewed the likes of Akon, Beyoncé Knowles, Tyler Perry, Lil' Kim, Snoop Dogg, Cuba Gooding, Amerie, and Lloyd. Edun hosted the movie premiere of Hoodrush. Denrele has also been credited for being one of the brains behind the success of Big Brother Amplified Winner Karen Igho.

May God bless his new age.

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