Rotimi was born in Maplewood, New Jersey and throughout school built up an impressive academic career. After graduating high school, Rotimi continued his studies at Northwestern University and graduated with a communications minor in business.
Olurotimi Akinosho, Rotimi, is fairly new to the music industry, but you’ve probably seen him on tv, or even in theaters. Rotimi has been acting in many popular TV shows since 2011. You may have seen him play Darius Morrison on the Starz show, Boss. Along with that, he has also played roles on the CBS show, Cooper & Stone, and ABC’s Betrayal. He made his big screen debut in the film Black Nativity and has gone on to act in Imperial Dreams, and Divergent.
Back in 2011, Rotimi released two mixtapes entitled “The Resume” and “While You Wait”. While these tapes did not blow up, they were able to show off Rotimi’s deep R&B style. His latest release was a single and the preview of his new EP scheduled to release later this year. “Lotto”, featuring 50 Cent already has over 100,00 views on youtube and is definitely worth a listen.