This is the Biography of Joshua Iniyezo, popularly known as SolidStar. SolidStar is a Nigerian Hip hop, R&B, dancehall and afro-pop singer, producer, songwriter and performer. SolidStar was born on September 24, 1988. SolidStar ventured into music in his early years in a local church in his home town in Delta State. He actually began as a drummer but has since shifted his focus over the years to singing, and this has brought him much recognition and fame nationwide.
SolidStar shot into the limelight after the release of hit single “One in a Million”. He released it in 2010 and he has since done the remix featuring Tuface Idibia. This made “One in a Million” one of the most played songs in 2010.
Apart from singing in English, SolidStar has the ability to sing comfortably in the Isoko dialect which is his native tongue and this has made him well received by the local people from his state of origin which is Delta State and in Nigeria in general. SolidStar is presently signed to Achievas Records.
Solid Star has risen to be one of the hottest singers in Nigeria and he is the first debutant in West to Africa to release an Enhanced Audio CD. His debut album (with enhanced CD+2videos+Wallpapers+Ringtone) is a 14-tracker featuring some of Nigeria’s finest producers and artistes, the likes of 2-Face Idibia, W4, Ill Bliss, Clever Jay, Cartiair, Jacuzi and a very young African-American rapper, Breeze who is also signed to the Achievas Records.
SolidStar’s music video of his hit track “One in a Million” featuring Tuface Idibia was massively accepted by fans and it enjoyed massive airplay on radio and television stations nationwide. It was recorded that the video was number one for three weeks on Trace TV top 10 for Africa which is very overwhelming. SolidStar’s latest single titled Emergency is currently enjoying massive airplay on both satellite TV and local TV Stations.
SolidStar has performed alongside other well known musicians like Naeto C, teenage prodigy, Wizkid, Chocolate City rappers Ice Prince and Jesse Jagz, Skales, Djinee, Kas and YQ.
SolidStar has worked with singers and rappers like Ill Bliss,Tiwa Savage Cartiair, W4, Buchwyla, Clever Jay, B Klin, Jakuzi, Ojay aka Ojo to mention but a few.