Opeyemi Ige Ayodele, popularly known as Yemmy, is a Nigerian choir director, gospel singer and a songwriter. He is best known for leading The Family of Eight group (TFOE), which he founded in 2019 in Doha-Qatar. He organizes monthly music event tagged In-House and annual music event tagged TFOE Musical Concert.
Yemmy has performed at several gospel events which include but not limited to the following: Evang. Kemi Babalola’s musical album (Dara Funmi, Segan mi Dogo, Iwe Orin and many more); New covenant Qatar (NCC) Special Guest for annual anniversary event; Grace Covenant Chapel Doha Qatar “Maranatha Days 2021 and Full Gospel Sanctuary Doha Qatar “All Round Flourishing” 2021 to mention a few.
Yemmy was born on March 9th, 1984 in Ado Ekiti, in Ekiti State into the family of six as the last born of the family; he attended primary & part of secondary school in his home town Ise-Ekiti before proceeding to Lagos early 2000.
Yemmy wasn’t raised with a golden spoon; he was brought up by his parent who is into farming.
He completed his secondary school at Oke-Ira Grammar School in Lagos; at this stage his parent could no longer pay his school fee due to the cost of education, at this point he never lose nor deviate from his ambition.
In the early 2000, he took up a trade as an apprentice under the mastership of his brother Mr. Tayo for tiling works as a helper in order to pay his school fees, from bieng a labourer he started fixing tile as (maintenance) by removing & replacing damaged tile.
Been a quick learner, he mastered laying of all kinds of tiles, marbles, granites, and so on. He got admission into the University of Ekiti (UNAD) where he graduated as a Civil Engineer.
During his first year, he registered a company named (Sample & Co Finishing Contractor) he is known for his outstanding finishing which made him one of the successful Building Finishing Company in Lagos and all over Nigeria.
He personally did Design Union Managing Director Mr. Thony’s House & Castle & Temple Managing Director Mr. Ademola Folarin’s House in 2010 which gave him breakthrough.
Yemmy loves and has a passion for the things of God, he is a member of the choir in his local church in Lagos Nigeria & the Choir Master at Higher Life Christian Center (HLCC) Doha Qatar. He got married to his beautiful wife Titilayo in 2015 and resides abroad with his Wife and his lovely Son.