EVA ALORDIAH: MUSIC AND MORE.


Elohor Eva Alordiah (born 13 August 1989), better known as Eva Alordiah , is a Nigerian rapper, entertainer, make-up artist, fashion designer, model and entrepreneur. She graduated with a degree in Computer Science from Bowen University.

She is considered one of the best female rappers in Nigeria. Since her breakthrough into the Nigerian Music Industry, Eva has garnered several awards including one Nigeria Entertainment Award from 4 nominations, one Eloy Award, and one YEM award from 2 nominations. Her debut EP, titled The GIGO E.P, was released for free digital download on 20 November 2011. Eva is the owner of makeup By Orsela, a company that specialises in Makeup services.

 In November 2014, Eva released her self-titled second EP. Eva's debut studio album, 1960, was released in January 2015

Eva Alordiah was born to Nigerian parents from Delta State. She got introduced to music by her mother who listened to musical recordings from the 70's and 80's. Eva has cited Michael Jackson, Bob Marley, Sade Adu, The Carpenters, John Lennon and Don Williams as her musical influences. Eminem's "Cleanin' Out My Closet" inspired Eva to pursue a professional rap career. When she was 7 years old, she partook in several forms of art while in her adolescence, She sang in her church's choir and joined the drama club while in secondary school.

After learning of Eminem, she began to write rap verses. Eva's love for words and rhyming pulled her deeper into the Hip hop genre. At age 16, Eva found herself balancing school and business. With an ambition to make money and become independent, she started auditioning for acting and modelling roles. Eva sold second-hand clothing in school as a means to an end. Eva began her career as a photography model. She took pictures and auditioned for several jobs.

On 31 August 2014, This day reported that Eva became an ambassador of Guinness Nigeria's Made of Black campaign alongside Olamide and Phyno. She performed at the campaign's launch and was featured in the campaign's television commercial.

Eva Alordiah today is considered one the most successful female rappers and entertainers in Nigeria. She started her career from the scratch, leveraging on her talent and tenacity to become a successful and enterprising entertainer.