LAGOS whose real name is Sina AkinSola is a critically acclaimed rapper, street lyricist and songwriter. He was born on Lagos Island and raised in the infamous Masha/Shitta neighbourhood in Surulere. LAGOS is a backronym for Learnin' And Grindin' On Streets.
LAGOS wrote his first song in 1999 after which he recorded some songs for his first demo tape. He has recorded so many songs since then even before 2009 when he recorded his first official song titled Street Grammar.
In November 2010, LAGOS dropped LAGOS Wuz Ere, a mixtape that featured underground bangers like Acid Rain, Dark and Luvly, Street grammar pt. II and an unofficial remix of Konga's Kaba Kaba.
The follow-up to LAGOS Wuz Ere is RAPture: The EP. It is the second free project from LAGOS.