In this article below, we are going to share Umu Obiligbo Biography, History, Net worth, Age, and Lifestyle. Note that this list is the latest, current and updated information about the duo highlife singers, Akunwafor Obiligbo and Okpuozor Obiligbo, as we will keep updating this information anytime anything changes.
Umu Obiligbo Biography and History
Umu Obilibo are duo super talented Nigeria-born singer and highlife musicians named Chukwuemeka Akunwafor Obiligbo and Ifeanyi Okpuozor Obiligbo. The baptismal name of Akunwafor is Chukwuemeka while that of Ogbuozor is Ifeanyichukwu.
Which state is Umu obiligbo from?
The Nigerian highlife duo, Umu Obiligbo are born and brought up in Anambra State.
Hometown of Umu Obiligbo
They are natives of Nteje in Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State, Nigeria.
Umu Obiligbo Net Worth
Okpuozor Obiligbo’s estimated net worth is $100,000 while that of Akunwafor Obiligbo’s net worth is estimated to be $120,000.
Is Umu Obiligbo Twins?
Umu Obiligbo are blood brothers, which means they were born by the same mother and father, Ogbuozor Obiligbo is the elder brother to his career partner, Akunnwafor Obiligbo.
Umu Obiligbo’s father
Their father’s name is Ajana Obiligbo. He was a music star and also the first son of the great Obiligbo.
Their grandfather is the popular Ekpili music star, Late Chief Ezigbo Obiligbo (Obili-e-bo), who’s one of his greatest fans was the then Nigeria Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon who gave him a car gift Peugeot 504 as a loyalty gift, due to his love for the singer’s music. That was in 1973 or 1974. Obiligbo is a stage name.
Umu Obiligbo Songs
They released their widely accepted full album In 2018, which was titled “Udogadi” which literally means peace will reign. They also featured Flavour in the popular hit song titled “Awele” and Umu Obiligbo ft. flavour x phyno – Culture.
Umu Obiligbo motivation
When asked if they ever thought of becoming music stars, these was their replies:
“As a matter of fact, we never thought of becoming music stars. We’re just living to survive and to become great in life, we never knew we’ll come this far in our music career. But as an adage says, what will be will be.”
When asked what motivates their songs, they said:
“You can notice from our songs that we always used what is around us, our experience and what has happened to us before to compose our songs.”