Adams Shaibu a.k.a Liquid9 born on 15th May 1997 is a fast-rising Nigerian Singer, Songwriter, and performing artist. Liquid9 who was born and raised in the North-central part of Nigeria, Lokoja-Kogi state finds the road to stardom after many years of underground struggles after featuring Nigerian superstar “TENI” in his single “FALL”. Raised by both parents, Liquid9 was trained to be disciplined and focus on his goal. As a kid Liquid9 was deeply invested in the outdoors, enjoying Football, Music, and art.

He discovered his passion for music listening to music from the breadth of the black diaspora with his attention piqued on artists like Fela Kuti, Vybez Kartel, Burna Boy, and Kizz Daniel. Liquid9 started Music in 2010 as a Rapper freestyling on the street of lokoja with his friends and later switched to Afrobeats in 2017 in other to give his fans Music they can dance to. Liquid9 haven done both Hip Hop rap and now doing Afrobeats understand both genres of music and has promised his fans to be the next big thing in Africa and the global Music industry.

Liquid9 after participating and performing in different talent hunts across Nigeria was discovered in 2020 by fast-rising Nigeria’s prominent Record label “NEGOTIATE MUSIC WORLD” and got signed.


The music that inspired Liquid9 while growing up was the roving ode of the music that sprout from across the black diaspora. While struggling underground, Liquid9 loved music from Afrobeat acts like Fela Kuti, Burna Boy, and Kizz Daniel whom he got most of his vibes from. Since Liquid9 vibes and style of Afrobeat is so unique, he called himself “THE TEMPO KILLER”.

Upcoming Project

Liquid9’s latest Body of work “The Magik Entry” is inspired by his early life struggles before he got signed by prominent Nigerian fast rising Record Label “NEGOTIATE MUSIC WORLD”.

His Extended-play (EP) “The Magik Entry” which consists of six(6) tracks is featuring Nigerian Superstar “Teni” and Chocolate City Princess “Candy Bleakz”