Today is the birthday of singer Timi Dakolo. He turns 35 years old.
Timi Dakolo was born in Accra, Ghana. He grew up in the city of Port-Harcourt, and started singing at the age of 12.
13 years ago, he joined the group Purple Love. Two years later they disbanded.
In 2006 Timi Dakolo took part in West Africa Idols and won the competition. His life changed ever since.
Today with a couple of albums under his belt he is one of the biggest soul singers in the country.
At the last Headies he went home with three awards.
Happy birthday Timi!