Dr SID is a Nigerian singer-songwriter and Dentist, who is originally from Delta state, but was raised in Lagos.
Dr SID started in the Nigerian entertainment industry as a choreographer and backup dancer for Trybe Records.
Dr SID got his chance in front of the mic, when he was made a member of Da Trybe, and given a spot on the song that caused a revolution in Nigerian Hip-hop, “OYA” in 2002 alongside Sasha, 2-Shotz, Timi, DEL, and the Trybesmen (Eldee, Kb and Freestyle). Over the next year SID recorded his Debut Single “Don’t Stop” and had the number 1 video on the MBI top ten for 8 weeks.
Dr SID later signed on to Don Jazzy”s Mo’ Hits Records and recorded the Mo’ Hits Allstars collective album “Curriculum Vitae” (CV) which was released in December 2007. He featured on 7 of the 15 tracks released on the album, which include Booty Call, Close to you.
He continues to release music under Don Jazzy’s new label MAVIN Records.
Birth Name:Sidney Onoriode Esiri
Born: May 1, 1980