1. Meet Olamide
born on July 21, 1983.
The 28 year-old New York City native was
2. Can You Tell Me How to Get to Sesame Street?
You Tell Me How to Get to Sesame Street?
familiar because of his role as Miles Robinson, the adopted son of Susan and
Gordon on the children's television series "Sesame Street."
If you're younger his face may be
3. Music Scribe
Imajin group member John Fitch and hasn't stopped writing since.
O wrote his first song with former
4. Family Biz
Donald Faison who starred in the NBC sitcom "Scrubs." Donald makes a
cameo in the music video for Imajin's second single "No Doubt."
Faison is the younger brother of actor
5. Behind Every Bad Boy...
Every Bad Boy...
to Bad Girls Club cast member Natalie Nunn.
Olamide was romantically linked
6. Destined for Stardom
of talent agent Shirley Faison and Donald Faison Sr. who were both active in
the National Black Theater of Harlem.
The Harlem-bred singer is the son
7. Imajin That
recognize him as the lead singer of the Jive recording group Imajin, which
formed in 1998.
If you're a bit older you may
8. Pulling Strings
instruments. Olamide's weapon of choice is the guitar.
All four members of Imajin played
9. Familiar Face
street Olamide has appeared in commercials for Pizza Hut, Chevrolet and Mattel.
In addition to his role on Sesame
10. Mind Games
Imajin, Olamide became best known for his lead vocals on the hit "Shorty
(You Keep Playing With My Mind)" featuring Keith Murray.
While with the R&B boy band