NEWS WOMEN IN NOLLYWOOD. It’s been very challenging. Not many know that Shafy was the lady that took the chorus. She first shot into the entertainment scene when she featured vocals in a 1997 hit song by Seyi Sodimu titled “Love Me Jeje”. You have a good voice, have you waxed an album? The American-born Nigerian actress shot into the limelight after her collaboration with Seyi Sodimu for the 1997 hit love song “Love Me Jeje”. Click Here>>>>>>Anti-kidnap and anti-theft device for tracking and listening<<<<<<, Your email address will not be published. She returned to Nigeria in 2009 and eventually made name in the entertainment industry. Lastly our Jara hotseat guest was the talented actress and musician Shaffy Bello! Your husband is abroad and you are here. READ – These 10 Photos Of Shaffy Bello Proves She Is Ageing Backwards Her voice was outstanding, her elegant looks and style was top notch. Toke Makinwa’s Hot Shots For 2020. She first shot into the entertainment scene when she featured vocals in a 1997 hit song by Seyi Sodimu titled "Love Me Jeje". I trust him, he’s a good man. Shaffy Bello Biography And Career Shafy Bello was born on the 9th of October, 1974 in Nigeria but she moved to the United States at a very early age of 13 where she completed her education. Join Facebook to connect with Shaffy Bello and others you may know. A few of her celebrity friends in tge industry like Kate Henshaw, Comedian Chi girl have her on their insatgram page to celebrate beautiful actress on her birthday. Having spent some time in the United States of … It started an era really. My being here is being positive. Are  you not afraid  American girls can snatch your husband? The gorgeous mother of two first #VibeQuickie: Is Nigeria Ready To Be Gay? Could you tell us other movies you have featured in? I’m the one that sang it with my cousin, Seyi Shodimu. © 2019 Vibe Interactive Limited. Sure. What was your childhood like? It takes a village to raise a child and  the family is everything. 9 Things To Know About ‘Love Me Jeje’ Singer, Shaffy Bello As She Turns 50 Shaffy Bello-Akinrimisi is a popular Nigerian singer and actress. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Those who are really great at what they do, keep excelling and I thank God for that. It was beyond what we thought. He was in high school and my daughter was in high school before getting into college and in all that transition, I had to keep going back and forth to make sure everything went well. I have lived in the United States of America for over 25 years. Shafy Bello Career In 1997, Shaffy featured on her cousin, Seyi Sodimu’s song ‘ Love me jeje’. When you have a good man, you have a good man. 2.She moved to america in 1987 the place she had her college training. She is also a cast member in the popular Tinsel and as well as in the romantic-comedy movie, When Love … Can you please tell us a bit about Shaffy Bello Akinrimisi -love, life, family and much more… I’m married. NTBB: Wizkid’s Absence At Coachella -Genuine Reason Or Mere Excuses? It’s the grace of God. It’s been a long time but I do come back once in a while but 2009 was when my husband and I decided I came to Nigeria. ‘Love Me Jeje’, saw Shaffy Bello Akinrimis’s velvet voice at its finest. After a career lull on a sojourn in the United States of America, the actor cum singer is fully back to Nigeria. Listen “Again”. The styling perfectly fits into today’s fashion craze and the slow afro-groove of the song is the new pop of the Nigerian music industry. There’s no reason to doubt him. Africans say it takes a village to raise a child. God bless Seyi Sodimu and Shafy Bello for colouring our music history with this evergreen gem, and God bless me for bringing it your way today???. All rights reserved. My last born is 18 years old and  in college. Raising kids abroad or here doesn’t really make a difference, it depends on their parents. Shaffy Bello Akinrimisi is a woman of many parts. Suffix to say after “Love Me Jeje” by Seyi Sodimu, she went on tour where she did a gospel album at the Redeem Christ Church, travelling to USA and England. She was a singer and main dancer in Seyi Sodimu’s hit single, “Love me Jeje”. There were times I couldn’t take any job, because I had to be back with my children. You will go out and somebody that doesn’t even know your parents reprimands you if you did something wrong. Shafy Bello Born Nigeria Other namesShafy Bello-Akinrimisi Occupation Film actress singer Years active1990s–present Children2 When I was there I did a lot of little jobs here and there. Don Rexxie: The Nigerian Record Magician. Since then, the multi-talented Shaffy Bello has starred in dozens of movies and series like “Tinsel” and “Gbomo Gbomo Express”. What’s your experience abroad and in Nigeria like? Her first step into the entertainment industry was in 1997 when she featured on her cousin, Seyi Sodimu’s song 'Love me jeje'. The remix is out and doing great. Tell us about your music career, you featured in Love me jeje love me tender… As we all know, this is where we are  more acceptable, this is where we got a lot work done and internationally, we are getting there. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. HER voice always rings a bell and especially in that melodious track, Love Me Jeje, Love Me Tender. Watching the video now, it is so easy to see how much our current urban culture heavily feeds off the trends from that era. About six years ago. We have been together for 25 years and  at this stage and  age  in my marriage, if  I’m still worried about my husband, and he’s worried about his wife in Nigeria then something is wrong. Posted on July 10 2016 , at 10:44 pm . Aside being an actress and  singer, Shaffy Bello is also a wife and mother of two teenagers who are based in the USA. I did a show called Shaffy your block, which is a musical blog. BURNA BOY MTV EMA NOMINATION AND BET HIP HOP AWARD PERFORMANCE WITH COLDPLAY’S CHRIS MARTIN. She sang the chorus and the hook of the song. The video even barely feels old school (well, except for Seyi’s coat and Shafy’s makeup ???). Very calm, there was honour in growing up then. She burst into the limelight with the hit single and musical video, "Love Me Jeje," with popular singer, Seyi Sodimu. Her TV career includes recurring roles in TV series “Tinsel" (as Joanne Lawson), "Taste of Love” (where she plays Adesua) and Femi Odugbemi's "Battleground. Will a man always be a man? Shafy Bello is a Nigerian film actress and singer. According to her, “It’s by the grace of God. My husband and children are back in the United States and  I do a lot of back and forth but it’s been worth it. Shafy grew up in the United States of America where she completed her education. Tune Back Thursday, we have what might just have been the biggest Nigerian song of the 90s decade – Love Me Jeje (please argue with your fake earpiece). My sisters and brothers are all in the United States, my whole family. "Love Me Jeje" is an Afro-soul song by U.S-based Nigerian recording artist Seyi Sodimu. I have made a lot of sacrifice. I did stage, I did community stage plays , I did church stage plays, which people loved. Ebuka, Shaffy Bello, Ini Edo Noble Igwe, and More. The thing is this, I have been like this forever. I believe I have done that. Shaffy Bello started her career as a singer in 1997 where she featured in Seyi Sodimu’s song “Love Me Jeje”, a song which became a street anthem at that time with its massive airplay. 1.Shaffy Bello-Akinrimisi was born on October 8, 1970, in Nigeria. I did have one in 2007. The name Shaffy Bello conjures many images. What is style to you? She grew up in the United States where she completed her education. A lot of Shaffy bello early years is still unknown as the beautiful light skinned actress is know to hold her privacy very dear. My sisters are very fashionable. There is the beautiful, fair-skinned lady who serenaded us with her tenor in ‘Love Me Jeje,’ a popular classic hit by musician Seyi Sodimu. She has also featured in a stage play, 'The Gods are not to blame' as well as TV soap, Tinsel . 7 LOCAL NIGERIAN TV STATIONS THAT MADE GROWING UP FUN, #TUNEBACKTHURSDAYS: ‘BLACKKY’, AN OG IN THE NIGERIAN DANCEHALL GENRE, #TUNEBACKTHURSDAYS: FELA’S WATER NO GET ENEMY IS AS TIMELESS AS THEY COME. My mum was very fashionable before she died. Nollywood actress, Shaffy Bello who shot into limelight when she appeared in Seyi Shodimu’s hit song ‘Love Me Jeje,’ has disclosed why marriages of some celebs do not survive the test of time. Among those that haven’t faded into background is Shaffy Bello. I have done a lot of stage plays, I have done movies, I have done TV shows,  it’s been an awesome time for me. The quintessential lady of screen and former pop gospel singer Shaffy Bello Akinrimisi known for her hit song ‘ Love me Jeje, Love me Tender’ that … New Music: DJ Jimmy Jatt – Worry Me ft. 2 Baba & Buju. When did you return home? Your email address will not be published. It’s Shaffy Bello’s Birthday! Tune Back Thursday, we have what might just have been the biggest Nigerian song of the 90s decade – Love Me Jeje (please argue with your fak… Adekunle Gold – “Afropop Vol 1” Album Review. Since 1997 hit ‘Love Me jeje’, Nigerian Actress and Singer Shaffy Bello Is Still A Ray Of Sunshine 22 years later. in Biography Nollywood Leave a comment. Superboy Cheque: The Newest Nigerian Sensation On The Block Destined To…. Love me Jeje is one of the oldies that still evoke fond memories of the past. Yung L: The Underrated Nigerian Sean Paul? It’s in the family but I’m just me. Our upbringing was good and exciting and I wouldn’t forget that and I try as much as possible to inculcate  that in my children. Please enter your username or email address to reset your password. I tell you, when the grace of God is  upon you and you have your spouse’s support as well as your children’s and your family’s everything is okay. Did you grow up in Lagos? They help in making sure the kids are fine and my husband is well taken care of. Released in 1997 off his studio album titled Born in Africa, "Lov I have been a girly girl. She go… Seyi Shodimu music video for Love me jeje is 28years back,she was like 29 there. Her first major film was Eti Keta, a Yoruba film. We knew it was a good song but we didn’t know it was going to stand a whole generation up mixing English and Yoruba. When did you first come back? How lucrative was  Love me jeje? Shaffy Bello has proven herself to be a phenomenal actress and icon in the Nigerian entertainment industry. On today’s episode of sweet nostalgia A.K.A. How ‘Love Me Jeje’ singer Shaffy Bello became a sought-after actress. Home; Entertainment. So, where have you been? Will a woman always be a woman ? Released in 1997 off Seyi Sodimu’s Born In Africa album, Love Me Jeje tore through the airwaves and pretty much slept there. By Bolaji Okunola Super Eagles’ captain, Ahmed Musa has again cried out that unknown internet fraudster fondly... © 2019 The Sun Nigeria - Managed by Netsera. Shaffy was away from the entertainment scene for a while until she returned with better passion for acting. Known for her stylish looks and impeccable fashion sense, she has become a renowned on Nigeria’s… Shafy Bello is a Nigerian film actress and singer. On today’s episode of sweet nostalgia A.K.A. We didn’t know it would be a hit but we thank God for it. Our celebrity profile of the week is the gorgeous Nigerian actress, former singer, mother and entrepreneur Shaffy Bello. I have so done many including Taste of love, When love happens, The third party and also in  Tinsel. She’s not only a musician; she is also an actress making waves in Nollywood. Things are a lot better now that the kids are grown-ups. I grew up with five other girls and with two brothers. Shaffy grew up in the United States of America where she completed her elementary and secondary education. 3.She grew to become common when she featured in her cousin, Seyi Sodimu’s Love Me Jeje’ track in 1997. It takes a village to raise each and everyone of us. In this interview with Sunday Sun in Lagos, she spoke about her career, staying away from her family and lots more. NEW MUSIC ALERT: MANNYWELLZ RELEASES THRILLING NEW E.P TITLED ”THE MIRAGE”. It was a different kind of song. She is a former pop singer known for featuring vocals in the 1970 hit song, ‘Love me jeje, Love me Tender’ which made its waves in the 80s. I think I have been bitten by the acting bug and that has caught me for now, but I’m still much into  music but I’m not going there yet. I will drop anything here just to go to them. Agu, 2020: How strikes, COVID-19, govt wrecked education, CoVID-19: TFN kicks off radio school programme in Ogun, Expose children to early academic competition, Corona Trust member tells parents, How oil sector projects can benefit Nigerians, by stakeholders, Pushing back Youth unemployment post-COVID-19. Her first major film was Eti Keta, a Yoruba film. She sang the chorus and the hook of the song. Actresses remove 10years from main age. That was in 2009. The pretty mother of two said in an interview with E-247 that her union has worked with help from God. Making her most recent in the forthcoming movie, Lara and The Beat, upon her return, she’d also starred in the unique Telenovela series titled ‘Taste of Love’. Timilehin Ajagunna. Now in this industry, people want quality, it’s not about quantity anymore. I toured Europe and Nigeria and it’s titled Give Him the praise. #TuneBackThursdays: Seyi Sodimu ft Shafy Bello- Love Me Jeje, DICE AILES SUPPORTS #ENDSARS CAMPAIGN WITH NEW SINGLE “NO ONE”, Shabazz Recruits Almighty Trei For Debut 2020 Release “Pon Mission”, Nigerian American rapper Orchestrate96 Releases Debut Solo Album “Young & Naive”, GHANA STANDS STILL FOR THE BATTLE OF DANCEHALL SUPREMACY IN “ASAASE…, A TIMELINE OF EVENTS SINCE THE RELEASE OF BURNA BOY’S AFRICAN…, TikTok 103: TIKTOK SAFETY SIMPLIFIED WITH 5 EASY TIPS, BURNA BOY MTV EMA NOMINATION AND BET HIP HOP AWARD PERFORMANCE…, “Burna Boy Stands Twice As Tall Leading The Pack As A…. Sure, but we respect each other, we know we have a good thing going on and we don’t want to do anything bad. We have built something together, we have built an empire together with two children, a life time of marital bliss. There were bad boys and bad girls then too. 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