In 2014, he released his version of One Direction’s ‘Story Of My Life”, which he titled ‘SADE’. This song enjoyed massive airplay and got him signed to YBNL, since then Adekunle has being flourishing in the Nigerian music industry.
July 2016 , Adekunle Gold released his album which comprised of his hit singles, “Sade”, ” Pick up”, and “Orente”. Also, the track “Ariwo ko” in the album made it to #7 on billboard and a video has been shot for it. He was overwhelmed by the success of the album and thought it befitting to send a heartfelt ‘thank-you” message to Nigerians.
Below is the message Adekunle posted on his Instagram page: