Yung L (pronounced Young el) is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and performer. Born and raised in Jos, Plateau state, he found his passion for music from in church.

His mother greatly influenced his decision to become a musician, first by introducing him to the church drummer, and later, to the church pianist (Meca-E of Square Records). They both taught him the rudimentary aspects of music and how to play certain instruments. He soon began playing the drums in church, and in Secondary School, Yung L started singing, rapping and performing at social events. Yung L’s hunger for the stage made him join a music group known as Mac9. They performed songs by some of Yung L’s musical influences such as DMX and JayZ. While attending the University of Jos Medical School, Yung L juggled school, improving his performance routines and releasing songs.

Yung L is a dynamic artist with proficiency in singing, song writing, “mouth” flute and drumming…