Nasiim is a budding R&B artist, respected in the Northern-Nigeria music scene with eyes on the national level. He was born ISA MIKE UMORU on September 3, 1988. He is a native of Auchi, Edo State and a graduate of Computer Science from Bayero University Kano.
His journey in the music business dates back to 2002. From childhood, he developed a passion for singing because he was inspired by his late brother who also sings but died in 1998.
The name ‘Nasiim’ is gotten from the first alphabet of every member of his family “NA” for Nana Aisha, his mother “S” for Salamatu his sister, “I” for him Isa, the second “I” for Innocent his late brother and finally “M” for his dad Mike.
In 2006, while in the University of Jos for a diploma programme, he was known for his passion in music. In 2008, he auditioned for Zain Tru Search in Jos where he reached the top ten regional finalists. He was also among Glo Naija Sings 2010 top ten regional finalist in Kano.
In 2009, he released another single titled “Oti Po Gon” produced by Mekoyo which also established him as an R&B/Pop Rock Artist. His role models are R. Kelly and Luther Vandross.
He recorded “Dan Maliyo”, “Tear Drop”, and “At the Bar” featuring Ceasar-D to sum up to his upcoming album. Dan Maliyo and Tear Drop were produced by Mo dogg while “At the Bar” was produced by H. Man.
Nasiim won the award for Artist of the Year 2010 at the B.U.K Ex-boys award night – he has shared stages with the likes of Lord of Ajasa, 2Face Idibia, Faze, D.J Zeez amongst others.