Chike’s full name is Chike-Ezekpeazu Osebuka, he was born on January 28th, 1993. He is popularly known by his stage name Chike.
The artist is a songwriter, singer, and actor, he is widely known for his participation during the 2015 Nigerian reality competition” Project Fame West Africa” and also in “The voice Nigeria season 1” talent competition TV show, where he finished as the runner-up on the show.
The artist is an Airtel Nigeria ambassador, he made his debut on the Africa Magic Showcase telenovela Battleground for acting as Mayowa Badmus.
The sensational artist is from Onitsha, Anambra state in Nigeria. He was in Lagos state, into a family of four children. He graduated from Covenant University where he studied computer Engineering.
Chike’s family is a musically talented family, and hence right from an early age Chike had passion for music. He won an award as a vocalist in 2009 in his high school, he has a degree in computer engineering from convenant university, he started his music career in 2009.
FULL NAME; Chike-Ezekpeazu Osebuka
STAGE NAME; Chike
DATE OF BIRTH; January 28, 1993
AGE; age 28
OCCUPATION; Songwriter, Actor, Singer.
ACTIVE YEARS; 2009–present
ASSOCIATED ACTS; Ric Hassani, Simi, Phyno, Mayorkun.
•Early life and education.
Chike is from Onitsha, Anambra State in Nigeria. He was influenced to pursue a career in music because his family is musically talented. The talented artist is a graduate of computer engineering from Covenant University.
Chike was among the contestants of Project Fame West Africa. However, he didn’t make it pass the Top 10 stage.
THE VOICE NIGERIA.
Chike was among those who auditioned for “The Voice Nigeria”, he audited with a cover for James Arthur’s song titled “Roses”. The four coaches at the audition turned their tables for him, he however join the Team Patoranking.
During the battle round, he sang ” Let Me Love You ” by Mario together with a patoranking contestant, he was selected among the contestants to move to the second round. During the first week’s of the live shows, co-coach Dare Art Alade’s “Not the Girl” and he gained a save by his coach. Then the second round of the live shows, he was retained in the competition through the public votes, when he performed ” Earned It ” by The Weeknd.
He then earned his final save for the season by his coach, when he performed a cover for ” I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) ” by The Proclaimers. He then during the semi-finals performed Kcee and Wizkid’s “Pullover”.
Then during the finals, he performed two covers for Bob Marley and Wailer’s ” No Woman No Cry ” and then “Mama” by Kiss Daniels. However, Chike finished as the season as a runner-up, and A’rese from Team Waje as the first place.
AFTER THE VOICE OF NIGERIA.
Chike got signed under Universal Republic After the voice Nigeria, alongside four top other contestant from the show. Chike released his debut single Fancy U under the Universal Republic in December 2016, while in early 2017 the music video was released.
Alongside other seven finalists from the voice Nigeria show, Chike was made an ambassador for Airtel Nigeria.
In April 2017, Africa Magic casted Chike to play the role of Mayowa Badmus in television dramas titled Battleground. He actually left in November 2017 from the Universal Republic, to form and become an independent artist.
He then released his next single, which was titled “Beautiful People,” in February 2018.
Some of Chike songs include:
• American Greed
• Lambo Music
• If You No Love
• Finders Keepers
• Fancy U
• Out of Love
• Watching over Me.
Chike’s Social media handles are;
Facebook – Chike