Omah Lay, born Stanley Omah Didia, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and producer who has rapidly risen to prominence in the music industry. Known for his distinctive style that seamlessly blends Afrobeat, R&B, and soulful melodies, Omah Lay has captured the hearts of music enthusiasts around the world with his soul-sound.
Omah Lay was born on May 19, 1997, in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Coming from a musical family, he was exposed to various genres of music from a young age. His grandfather was a percussionist for the legendary highlife singer Celestine Ukwu, and his father was a drummer. This rich musical heritage played a crucial role in shaping Omah Lay’s early musical talents.
Omah Lay’s breakthrough came in 2020 with the release of his debut EP, “Get Layd.” The EP featured a diverse range of tracks, including the hit singles “Bad Influence” and “You.” These songs showcased Omah Lay’s ability to craft soulful and relatable music that resonated with listeners across different demographics.
10 Best Omah lay songs.
- Omah lay – Understand.
- Omah Lay – Godly.
- Omah Lay – Soso.
- Omah lay – lolo.
- omah Lay – I’m a mess.
- Omah Lay – Woman.
- Omah Lay – Damn.
- Omah Lay – Attention ft Justin bieber.
- Omah lay – Reason.
- Omah Lay – Bad influence.
Music can be therapeutic. And omah lay can deliver that. Songs like understand and I’m a mess are a symbol of it. Theirs so many songs I know are been written and delivered by Omah lay, but I will high light some of the five best Omah lay songs that you should listen to in repeat.
1. Understand – Omah lay.
This song is one that I want to hear repeatedly – “Understand” by Omah Lay. Every time you listen to it, it prompts to contemplate a past relationship, pondering what went wrong from the initial moments when everything seemed perfect to the eventual unraveling. When experienced during moments of heartbreak, the song takes on a different emotional turn. Kudos to Omah Lay for crafting a well-executed and emotionally charged piece.
2. – Omah lay – Godly.
Taking a moment to thank God for His blessings is a truly humbling experience, Since the release of “Godly,” it has earned its spot as a consistent part of having to show the Almighty appreciation for what he has done for us.
“Godly” becomes the go-to song, setting the perfect vibe for those blessed moments. When you feel the goodness and everything aligning, this track encapsulates that sentiment.
Consider adding “Godly” to your collection of Omah Lay’s songs for those uplifting moments.
3. Omah lay – soso
As the music video for this soul-stirring track surpasses 90 million views on YouTube, marking its status as the second most-viewed video on the “Boy Alone” album and third overall, the global audience is clearly entranced by the artist’s musical narrative.
The verses express a desire for release from pain and a longing for assistance, creating a resonant connection with listeners
“Soso” takes its place among the standout tracks of Omah Lay’s repertoire, the artist’s influence continues to grow, leaving an indelible mark on the contemporary music landscape.
4. Omah lay – lolo
“Lolo” happens to be a very dynamic sound coming from Omah Lay himself. Having to listen to this will surely vybe to it actually.
The song was released in 2020 and soon after its release the song became an automatic hit Globally. Been that it was well directed by Dammy witch, showing the artistic prowess of the music video makes the song stand out.
5. Omah Lay – I’m a mess.
“I’m a mess” is a very diverse song that has a sad tune of words that expresses why someone can feel low at their lowest time. In this song Omah lay articulates well with that which his audience can reasonate well with his sound.
The song comes from the Album “Boy alone” which was released in the year of 2020, Ended up been a great hit.
If you fell a bit messed up, Omah lay got you with the song ” I’m a mess”.
6. Omah lay – woman.
Another success from the album “Boy alone” is “Woman”. “woman” is a song that really shows appreciation on women who deserve to be treated well with love and care. In the song shows how Omah lay will do anything for his woman.
If you are a guy listening to this you can really relate to the lyrics been portrayed in this song. Given that it is another, “woman” is a song that can feel the appreciation of your girl.
7. Omah lay – Damn
“Damn” comes from the album “What have we done” which was released in the year 2020 which got people listening when everyone was isolated in their homes due to the pandemic.
The song is an expression on love even though someone is low, it shows how Omah lay is been loved at all time. Either good times or bad times.
The song got a global mainstream recognition from the world of Afro-beats. Given that its a sound that expresses love, “Damn” is a good song to really vibe to.
8. Omah lay – Attention.
“Attention” is a song that got a big global recognition of having one of the Biggest artists in the world Justin Bieber, which was released in the year 2022 becoming a hit success.
The music video has a good purple theme that captivates audience, which really wil get your attention especially having Justin bieber in the song.
Been that it is Nostalgic and has dreamy vibe, Attention should be one of the song to play incase you have a party somewhere.
9. Omah lay – Reason.
A song that was sang from the soul is this one. “reason” is not just a sound, but a song that will make you reflect some things in your life. The sound happens to be very therapeutic and can touch some ones heart.
Having coming from the Album Boy alone, the Music video was released in the year 2023. “Reason” is one of Omah lays sound that has really been catching heat in 2023 and still its a vibe that people will surely listen till today.
This sound is somehow different, But at least we can give this sound deserves an applause of having been made a great song.
10. Bad influence – Omah lay.
A song that song that deserves a good throwback is “Bad Influence” By omah lay. For those who have gone through a break up, this is the exact sound can comfort you in your lowly days.
“Bad influence” has a good chilled low vybe that really make someone get addicted to, making you listen in repeat at your time of having to listen to it.
The song was released in 2020 at the time there was still isolation of people in their respective homes during the pandemic period.
“Bad influence” should be a good throwback song to go back to vibe on it once in a while.