OLUBUNMI JOEL, popularly called FRETLESS, is a passionate praise machine, committed worshiper, event planner, music instructor, writer, director and role model.
He is a recording/performing artist, who has been actively involved in the music industry for over 20 years with many productions to his credit.
FRETLESS, who hails from Ekiti State in Nigeria, was born over four decades ago into the family of Mr and Mrs OLUBUNMI. His father, who is a song writer, composer, guitarist and his mother a strong soprano vocalist.
Though he read civil engineering at the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, he couldn’t just let go of music which was and still is his first love and perhaps the one thing he is so passionate about.
His deep love for music has made earn a good number of certificates and awards from very notable Music institutions around the world.
He runs a music outfit called Fretless Live Band. Very notable at events and functions both in and out of Nigeria.
With them, there's no dull moment.
His experience as a music instructor spans over twenty years teaching music theory and practical at pre-school and primary school level, he derives great pleasure in directing children choirs, one of which is the TREM Children mass choir, THE LARGEST CHILDREN CHOIR IN THE WORLD, with over 1,400 children from TREM branches in Lagos zones and has made tremendous impact over the years.
He is also the Director of Royal Children Contemporary Orchestra, a children music academy at TREM headquarters that has produced great music prodigies over the years.
OLUBUNMI JOEL aka FRETLESS, is presently a Praise worship leader at the The Redeemed Evangelical Mission (TREM) International Headquarters with the prestigious Award winning Evangel Voice. He is married to Abiodun Olubunmi, the CEO of FRETLESS CAKES and together, they have two lovely children, Daniel and Estee; who are both professional saxophonists and prodigies in other various fields.