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Small Doctor Biography: Real Name, Education, Relationships, Net Worth

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Introduction

Adekunle Temitope (born 27 May 1996), better known by his stage name Small Doctor, is a Nigerian Fuji, afro-pop recording artist and performer.

He gained widespread attention after releasing 2015 single “Mosquito Killer”, a street-pop of his “Street Ambassador” Album.

Small Doctor was preceded by the release of another single: “Penalty” which won award for the “Best Street Hop” at The Headies 2018.

His Songs are mostly composed in English and Yoruba.

Personal Information

Full Name: Adekunle Temitope
Date Of Birth: 27 May 1996
Place Of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria
Origin: Ondo State
Genres: Afrobeats afropop Fuji
Occupation(s): Singer and performer
Instruments: Vocals, singing
Years Active: 2012–present
Labels: OIT Dynasty Records
Associated Acts: Olamide, Da Emperor, DJ Lambo, ELDee:

Early Life And Education

Temitope was born in Dopemu, Lagos but hail from Ondo State. He took a strong interest in music at a young age. He attended Ain’t Orosan Nursery and Primary School and attended Secondary at Oniwaya Secondary School. Due to his interest in music, he dropped out of University of Lagos to concentrate on full time music.

Career

2012: Career beginnings

In 2012, his music career kicked off. He released singles like Gbagaun, Anobi, Penalty and Mosquito Killer.

2015–present: Street Ambassador Album

On 24 July 2015, Small Doctor released his debut studio album “Street Ambassador”. The album features guest appearances from Pasuma, Dre San and Young Legxy.

Arrest

On 3 December 2018 Small Doctor was arrested for alleged possession of firearms and for allegedly threatening to shoot a police officer who was on traffic duty along Oshodi, Lagos.

Barely 24 hours, a magistrate court in Ebute cleared all charges against him and he was released.

Omo Better Tour

Small Doctor embarked on his first major tour in Nigeria titled “Omo Better Concert” on 9 December 2018. He performed at the 20,000 seats capacity Agege Stadium in Lagos. He performed in London at a concert held at O2 Academy Islington on 9 September 2018.

Endorsement

On 6 April 2019, Winners Golden Bet unveiled Small Doctor as their brand ambassador.

Albums


2015: “Street Ambassador”
2015: “Omo Iya Teacher”
2016: “Street King”

Singles

2015: “Skit”
2015: “Oh My God”
2015: “E No Sabi”
2015: “Gyration”
2015: “Magician”
2015: “Amuludun”
2015: “Say Baba”
2015: “Oyinbo”
2015: “Eleda Mi”
2015: “God the Bless”
2015: “Street Bus Stop”
2015: “Arrest”
2015: “Small Doctor”
2015: “Omo Iya Teacher”
2015: “Ile Ijo”
2015: “Story”
2015: “Gbera”
2015: “Gbagaun”
2015: “Iya Teacher”
2015: “You Know”
2015: “Anobi”
2015: “Mosquito Killer”
2015: “Uzobu”
2015: “Anobi”
2016: “Penalty”
2016: “Sobotone”
2016: “Forever”
2016: “Pakurumo”
2018: “My People”
2018: “Slay Mama”
2018: “Thank You”
2019: “Believe”
2020: “Account Balance”

Awards and Nominations

Year – Award – ceremony – Prize – Result

2015 – City People Entertainment Awards – Indigenous Artiste of The Year – Won


2016 – Nigeria Music Video Awards (NMVA) – Best Video by a New Artiste – Won


2017 – City People Entertainment Awards – Street Music of The Year – Won


2018 – Nigeria Entertainment Awards – Best New Act – Won


The Headies – Best Street Hop Artiste – Won

15, Likely questions to Small Doctor

  1. what was the drive to becoming a musician?How’s the feeling whenever you win awards? How are you managing your celebrity status within your environs?
  2. How do you see the Music Industry today?
  3. Who’s your best artist in Nigeria and global?
  4. What’s your best sport, food and movie?
  5. What’s your plan for the upcoming artistes?
  6. Where do you want to see yourself in 10 years?
  7. How do you cope with your fans who ask for your help on social media?
  8. What’s your message to your fans and upcoming artiste?
  9. What’s makes you happy when you remember?
  10. What’s your take on education in Nigeria?
  11. What can you say about the Nigeria government?
  12. How can the country be better?
  13. How do you plan to help the country with music?

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