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Tope Alabi

Patricia Temitope Alabi aka Tope Alabi was born on 27th October, 1970 in Lagos State, Nigeria. Her parents are Pa Joseph Akinyele Obayomi and Madam Agnes Kehinde Obayomi. She is the only daughter of the three children in the family.

She hails from Yewa, Imeko of Ogun State. She obtained her West Africa School Certificate (WAEC) at Oba Akinyele Memorial High School, Bashorun Anlugbua, Ibadan in the year 1986. Thereafter, she proceeded to The Polytechnic, Ibadan where she studied Mass Communication and graduated in the year 1990.

Tope Alabi was exposed to all the core areas of drama and acting profession. She was involved in various film productions, stage drama and most importantly, the soundtrack production with which she is well known and considered as an authority in the Nigeria Yoruba Movie industry today.

Tope Alabi has been invited by various writers, producers and directors in the Yoruba movie industry to write and produce sound tracks for their various movies and has to her credit to date

, over 1,000 various Yoruba movies for which she has produced soundtracks. It would be worthy to state here that Tope Alabi is a pacesetter of soundtrack makers in the Yoruba home video industry.

Tope Alabi had the divine call into singing ministry in the year 2000 and because of God’s divine purposes for her life, God gave ‘Oore Ti O Common’, the first album a tremendous push and it was the album that shot Tope Alabi into limelight in the gospel music industry. The Lord has been mightily using this His minstrel to spiritually meet the needs of thousands of people. She currently has eleven albums to her credit, namely Oore ti O Common, Certificate, Agbara Olorun and Agbara Re Ni, Kokoro Igbala, Angeli Mi, Mori’Yanu, Agbelebu, Alagbara, Oruko tuntun as well as a compilation of sound tracks from the archives of Tope Alabi. Tope Alabi and the Gospel Vibes have travelled all over within and outside Nigeria. Tope Alabi is married to her husband, Olusoji Alabi, her producer and manager, and God has blessed them with children.