Born Ojo Oluwaferanmi David, Pheropizzle is a 20 year artiste and group leader of Pizzle Movement; a creative community Culture Custodian describes as “a social club of young multidisciplinary creatives… that breezes through life, inventing and charting their own course”.
As a creative, music came to him from writing rap verses that imitated his musical influences while in secondary school. The transition from being a hardcore rap fan to making music that reflects who he is started in 2016 and saw him release experimental singles on blogs as he attempted to find his style. He started gaining attention and a following online with the release of Jiggle Bounce in early 2020.
Ahead of the release of his debut extended play, ‘Element,’ rapper and singer, Pheropizzle released a single titled “Only You”. Drawing from Drill and Grime influences, Pheropizzle’s deep vocals is perfect for the Afropop-meets-rap style of the track where he sings about being enamored by a love interest. Pheropizzle is confident of his charm, insisting that only he can hold his lover’s heart and waist.