Gabriel Afolayan is a Nigerian actor, singer, and songwriter who goes by the moniker G-Fresh. Adeyemi Afolayan, a Nigerian entertainment icon, is his father.


At the University of Ibadan, he majored in Theater Arts. Ade Love, Kunle Afolayan, and Aremu Afolayan are all members of the legendary Afolayan entertainment family. He earned a Best Supporting Actor award for his role as “Tavier Jambari” in Hoodrush (2012). He is most known as a musician for his songs “Awelewa” and “Kokoro Ife.” He identified his musical genre as “Love Ballad” in an interview with The Punch.

Afolayan made his acting debut in Baba Sala’s F Opawon. He revealed in an interview with the Nigerian Tribune that his musical career began in 1997 while he was a member of a group in Ibadan. He also mentioned that he has been a member of the choir since he was a child. 2face, Banky W., Aa, and Bez have all been mentioned as influences.