Laycon Biography

Who is Laycon!!! I am sure this is the question that will be bothering the mind of most Big brother Naija lovers as most want to know about laycon biography, starting from his birth till now that he is in the Bbnaija Lockdown house.

In case you didn’t know Laycon, He is one of the contestants of the ongoing Reality show “Big Brother Naija (season 5)” which was premiered on 19 July 2020 on DStv channel 198 and GOtv channel 29.

Laycon's Reality TV Show To Air In The UK, France, Italy, 23 Countries Outside Africa

Laycon’s Reality TV Show To Air In The UK, France, Italy, 23 Countries Outside Africa

Big Brother Naija Season 5 also known as Big Brother Naija: Lockdown is the fifth season of the Nigerian version of the reality show Big Brother and the winner was expected to be given ₦85 million grand prize.

Laycon Biography

Olamilekan Agbeleshe Popularly known as Laycon was one of the BBNaija Lockdown contestants, a singer as well as the winner of the BBnaija lockdown show, and a rapper who is currently gaining traction in the BBNaija fanbase.

There is no doubt that Laycon has one of the biggest fans ever since he has been in the house his fans increasing every day and a lot of celebrities her supporting him. So what do you expect? If there is one person making Biggie’s house interesting, it is Laycon.

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Early Life & Education

Laycon was born in 1994 (26 years old), however, his date of birth is not yet known. He is a Yoruba who was born and brought up in Lagos.

Olamilekan gained Admission into the University of Lagos in 2012. He graduated in 2016 from the institution with a BA in Philosophy, Second Class Upper.


Laycon started his musical career at an early age. Music has always been his passion. He started rapping at an early age and never stopped. Even while at school and when he was working, he pursued music on the side. 

Before graduating from Unilag, As an undergraduate, Laycon interned at Latjum Global Nigeria Limited, an oil and gas marketing company, as a personal assistant to the CEO and managing director of the company.

After graduating from the university in 2016, he got a job at Bestman Games, Ikoyi, as a sales and business development personnel. Bestman Games is an African games company based in Lagos, Nigeria.

Laycon left Bestman Games after two months and worked at the Lagos State Ministry of Information and Strategy as a personal assistant to the Assistant Director (Welfare) of Administration and Human resources of the ministry.

The rapper has also worked as a freelance writer for several companies and organizations. 

One of his most popular songs is Fierce, in which he features Chinko Ekun and Reminisce. both rappers took to social media to endorse him. Other celebrities such as Oxlade, Joeboy, and Fireboy followed suit.

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The song was on the MTV Base Top 10 charts for six months.  While in the Bbnaija Lockdown house, Senseless was released by Laycon.

Laycon Bbnaija

Laycon is an intelligent, smart, and loyal housemate in the BBnaija house. Laycon developed feelings for Erica and declared his interest to be in a relationship with her. Sadly, Erica rejected him, saying that she has feelings for Kiddwaya who is a son of billionaire man Terrywaya. 

This hurt Laycon, and he even told Biggie and other housemates that he feels pained whenever he sees Erica and Kidd having romantic moments. Erica was later disqualified in weeks 7 after she has been given strikes 3times and Kiddwaya was evicted in weeks 8.

Laycon entered the show as the number nineteenth contestant on 19 July 2020 and soon established himself as a fan favorite. He became the first housemate of the season to be verified on Instagram on 22 July 2020.

 He broke record, becoming the first housemate in the show’s history to reach 1 million followers on Instagram while still in the house on 19 September 2020.

During the finale of the show on 27 September 2020, he was declared the winner scoring a record 60% of the total votes cast and went home with the ₦85 million grand prize.

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  • Any Given Monday (The Playlist) (2019)
  • Any Given Monday II (2019)


  • Young Black and Gifted (2016)
  • Who is Laycon? (2020)


  • “Fierce” (2019)
  • “Senseless” (2020)
  • “HipHop” (2020)



Year Title Role Notes
2020 Big Brother season 5 Himself Reality show
2021 I Am Laycon Himself Showmax original which premiered on 11th February, 2021.

Personal Life

Laycon has the biggest fan among seven (7) remaining housemates. He has over 800k followers on Instagram and over 200k followers on Twitter, he was followed by Celebrities Thepamilerin, Woli Agba, Broda Shaggi, Mc lively, Thecuteabiola, and many other great personalities.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Question) Related To Laycon Biography

Q1). What new habit or skill did you acquire during a lockdown?

 I acquired the habit of singing and reading my bible.

Q2.) What are your words to live by?

Facts don’t care about your feelings.

Q3). What’s your biggest achievement? 

I’d say having my song ‘Fierce’ on MTV BASE Top ten charts for six months, still tops every other thing I have done. He also won BBnaija 2020 show.

Q4). How much is Laycon net worth?

Sure Laycon his going to be listed among the richest young rapper in Nigeria after the Bbnaija lockdown season 5 comes to an end. Currently, Laycon networth is not available Yet.

BBNaija Laycon on social media

BBN Laycon is active on social media.

The official Instagram account of BBNaija Laycon is @itslaycon

The official Twitter account of BBNaija Laycon is @itslaycon

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