(VIDEO) 5 Noteworthy Things You Probably Didn't Know About Dayo Amusa
Dayo Amusa is no stranger to the Nigerian movie industry. Haven put in over a decade in the game, Dayo is one of the entertainers who's made the cross from acting to producing and even music.
Bounce News recently sat down for a chat with the ''Unforgivable'' actress, and we were able to glean a few things from her.
Here are 5 fun things you should know about Dayo Amusa.
1. She's a triple threat
Dayo, by her own admission, has been in the entertainment industry since 2002. She started out as an actress and then ventured into movie production in 2006. About 2/3 years ago, she made the leap to music and records a number of her movie soundtracks herself - something she says she'd like to compile into an EP.
2. She wants a collaboration with Waje, Asa, Omawumi and Chidinma
Dayo may be a ''newbie'' in the Nigerian music industry, but she doesn't plan to remain so for very long.
She shared with Bounce News that she'd like to collaborate with some of Nigeria's biggest female vocal powerhouses - Waje, Asa, Omawumi and Chidinma.
3. You just might run into her in the market
Dayo likes to go to the market herself and do her own shopping. For her, a good way to relax is to don her disguise and visit the popular Ikota shopping mall, and hit the market afterwards.
''I love the ambiance, I love the fact that I have to greet this and greet that, just play around'' she shared with Bounce News.
She also mentioned that she loves dancing.
4. She's a graduate of Food Science and Technology
Dayo attended the Ogun State Polytechnic where she studied Food Science and Technology. She started acting after her graduation.
5. She owns a creche and a toy store
The corporates aren't the only ones who pursue a side gig. Quite a number of entertainers have things they do on the side asides their acting day job.
For Dayo, asides entertainment, she owns a creche and a toy store where she sells indoor and outdoor toys. She also sells children's clothes.