Peter okoye of psquare, who is now known as Mr. P is a Nigerian singer, song writer and performer. Peter Okoye net worth is estimated as $12 million
Mr. P or rather Peter Okoye is a Nigerian Music Star, he’s best known as a singer, songwriter, dancer, entertainer, stage performer and a recording artist who have been into Nigerian entertainment industry for over a decade., Mr. P was a former member of the P Square music group made up of identical twin brothers Peter Okoye ( Mr, P) and Paul Okoye( Rudeboy). The group was disbanded in 2016 after previous unsuccessful disbandment.
Peter Okoye and Paul Okoye are twin brothers who sang and danced together from the onset before Paul decided to stop dancing and concentrate more on singing. Peter on the other hand choose to do both. They produced and released their albums through Square Records which was managed by their elder brother, Jude Engees.
It was until recently that they both split after some internal family issues and divided their properties among themselves which led to the dissolution of P-square to the abasement of their fans.
While they were together, they signed a record deal with Akon’s Konvict Muzik label.
It was said that P-Square charges a whopping N8 Million Naira per show. There was once a time they were first on the list. They made real cash and won series of awards. Forbes ranked them among the ten richest musician in a in 2014, 2015, and 2016 as the richest twins in Africa.
Apart from singing and dancing at shows, they have other investments which are not made public. It is rumored that both brothers have about 7 cars between them, mansions and even landed properties around the country and were worth about $40 million when they were together which made them richest Nigerian musicians then, plus other endorsements benefits. Back to PETER OKOYE MR.P NET WORTH AND BIOGRAPHY.
On this post we are going to give you all you need to know about Mr. P profile
Quick Insight To Peter Okoye Profile
- Name: Peter Okoye
- Known as: Mr.P
- Age: He’s currently 39 years old as of 2020
- State Of Origin: Plateau State
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Up Time: has been active for decade till now
- Source Of Income: Singer
- Marriage: Married and blessed with kids
- Net Worth: $12 million dollars as of 2020
Peter Okoye Biography
Peter Okoye, professionally as Mr. P, He was born on November 18, 1981, in Jos, Plateau State. He completed his primary school alongside his twin brother, in Jos and obtained his first school leaving certificate.
After completing his primary school education, Paul alongside his brother Paul Okoye (Rudeboy) proceed to St. Murumba secondary school, a small Catholic school in Jos, Plateau State Nigeria. where he obtained his West African Senior Secondary School Certificate. While they where in school, Peter and Paul joined their school music and drama club where they began singing, dancing, and mimicking songs by MC Hammer, Bobby Brown and Michael Jackson.
They later formed an a cappella quartet called “MMMPP” (M Clef a.k.a. Itemoh, Michael, Melvin, Peter and Paul). Drawing inspiration from their music idol Michael Jackson, they began break dancing, formed the group called “Smooth Criminals” in 1997.m They dropped M Clef from the group “MMMPP” which later was changed to “MMPP”. Their artistic talent and precise dance routine soon made them household names in the city of Jos, where they performed at school functions and other occasions.
Later in 1999, Peter and Paul returned to music school to develop their skills on the keyboard, drums, bass and rhythm guitar. Their work includes the soundtracks for a number of films like Tobi, Mama Sunday, Moment of Bitterness and Evas River.
Alongside with his twin brother, Paul Okoye. A.K.A Rudeboy, they released several albums that took the name “P.Square” across Africa. The former duo who is now disbanded also featured international artists like TI, Akon, Rick Ross, and Dave Scott. As regards awards, P Square can boast of a shelf full of Headies, MTV Music Awards, Channel O Music Video Awards amongst others, but separately, not so much awards have been recorded.
From Last Nite, Get Squared, to Invasion, their music career skyrocketed, It was until recently that they both split after some internal family issues and divided their properties among themselves which led to the dissolution of P-square to the abasement of their fans in 2016. This drastic change, no doubt, reduced Peter Okoye’s career pace a little, but he bounced back Peter Okoye decided to go solo after the break up of Psquare music group. He goes by the stage name ‘Mr. P’. He has so far recorded several hit songs including; Look into my eyes, one more night, for my head, It’s too late among others which he had released that is topping charts.
Peter Okoye After P square Break up
Peter Okoye decided to go solo after the break up of Psquare music group. He goes by the stage name ‘Mr. P’. He has so far recorded several hit songs including; Look into my eyes, one more night, for my head, It’s too late among others.
Peter Okoye Net Worth
Peter Okoye net worth, Peter Okoye is current one of the richest artist in Nigeria, With an estimated net worth $12 million dollars. He currently signed Deals with Glo, Empire Records and Olympic Milk .