Praiz born Praise Ugbede Adejo is a Nigerian R&B songwriter, producer and singer. He was born on the 8th of March, 1984 in Lagos, Nigeria.
Praiz became popular when he finished second runner-up at the maiden season of Project Fame West Africa.
He is best known for releasing hit singles like “Rich and Famous”, “Sisi” and “I Love You”.
Let’s take a look at his biography below.
Praiz Real Name
He was born Praise Ugbede Adejo but he goes by the stage name Praiz.
He was born on the 8th of March, 1984 in Lagos, Nigeria. He is currently 36 years of age.
He was born on the 8th of March, 1984 in Lagos, Nigeria but he is a native of Igala in Kogi State, Nigeria.
Praiz Early Life and Education
Praiz is the second child of five children. The family relocated to Kaduna in 1992 after their father was transferred there on a missionary work.
Praiz has a National Diploma in Computer Science which he obtained from Kaduna Polytechnic.
Praiz has been doing well in the music before he shot into limelight after emerging second runner-up in the first edition of Project Fame West Africa, a music reality T.V show which Iyanya went on to win.
His performance in the competition increased his fan base making him one of the next rated star in the Nigerian music industry.
He has worked with a number of artists in the industry such as Cobhams, Wizkid, Seyi Shay, Bez and MI. He featured on the hit single “That Stupid Song” with fellow Nigerian artiste Bez which went on to be the first African video to make a world premiere on BET’s 106 & Park.
On 22 July 2012, he released the a single titled “Rich and Famous” which got positive reviews and massive airplay thus getting him nominated in several award events.
On 14 December 2014, Praiz released his debut studio album titled Rich & Famous.
Praiz Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter
He goes by the handle @officialpraiz on Instagram. He goes by @Praiz8 on Twitter and PRAIZ on Facebook.
Praiz Latest Songs
Praiz has quite a number of hit tunes to his credit. Among them is the banger Like It, Madu,Under the Sky, Hustle, among many others. You can download and listen to Praiz ’s music here.