Yinka Adeniyi popularly known as Melody Maker is Dublin based musician who started his musical career when he was back home in Nigeria with the likes of Wale Thompson, Yinka Ayefele, Biyi Oluola Kazeem….in Dele Ojo’s band..
He represented the old Oyo State in the 1988 Youth Festival tagged Yola 88 where his team emerged as the best team overall in dance/cultural display and was to represent Nigeria in Seoul Olympics.
He was part of the founders of Ogun State University Melody Makers out of which he carved out his identity…
He was with Diya Ojo’ Jelenke band in London before forming a fusion in Ireland with the likes of Gbenga Akinborewa, Ayo Shobo, Solomon Ijigade and a host of others to form Melody Makers Ireland.
His brand of music is Tungba Juju, a fusion of juju, highlife, afro jazz and fuji!
He recently launched his web address http://www.melodymaker.ie
On the 11th of this month Yinka will officially launch his much awaited Cd at the prestigious Calton Hotel Tyrellstown Dublin 15, Date:11th august 2013,Time:5pm -10pm