Lilin Baba, also known as Shu’aibu Ahmed Abbas, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, record executive, film actor, and entrepreneur.
Born on January 1, 1992, in Gwoza, Borno State, Nigeria, he gained recognition in the Kannywood film industry for his role in his debut movie, “Hauwa Kulu.”
He has been active in the entertainment industry since 2016 and has achieved notable success in both music and film.
Early in his career, Lilin Baba used to sell ice blocks at a local market in Fagge Local Government in Kano. After moving to Abuja with his brother, he ventured into the car and mortgage business. However, his passion for music eventually led him to pursue a career in the industry.
With the help of producers ‘Shadow’ and ‘Garkuwa,’ Lilin Baba released his debut song, “Arewa.” He has collaborated with various artists, including Bala Usher and Mr. Cash.
He has also worked with prominent figures in the Nigerian music industry such as Mr. Bangis, Adam A. Zango, Don Adah, and Bash Em. Lilin Baba even traveled to Lagos to work with some of the biggest music producers in the industry, such as Blaisebeatz (Obah).
He released a single called “Rabin Raina” produced by Blaisebeatz and has more music projects in the pipeline.
Here is a discography of Lilin Baba’s music:
1. Rabin Raina Single (2022) – produced by Blaisebeatz (Obah)
2. Tauraro EP (2022)
3. Sound from the North (2021) – Album
4. Arewa (2016)
5. Dabbing (2019)
6. Ba Zama (2019)
7. Tsaya (2019)
8. Mata (2022)
Lilin Baba’s talent and contributions to the music industry have not gone unnoticed. He received the Arewa Best RnB Music Act of the Year award at the City People Entertainment Awards in 2019.
In 2018, he was nominated for the Arewa Most Promising Music Act of the Year at the same awards ceremony. Additionally, he was nominated for the Peace Achievers International Awards in 2022.
In his personal life, Lilin Baba married Ummi Rahab, a Kannywood actress, on June 18, 2022.
When was Lilin Baba born?
Lilin Baba was born on January 1, 1992.
Where is Lilin Baba from?
Lilin Baba is from Gwoza, Borno State, Nigeria.
What is Lilin Baba known for?
Lilin Baba is known for his appearance in the Kannywood film “Hauwa Kulu” and his contributions to the Nigerian music industry.
Has Lilin Baba received any awards?
Yes, Lilin Baba won the Arewa Best RnB Music Act of the Year award at the City People Entertainment Awards in 2019, and he has been nominated for other awards as well.