Praise Ugbede Adejo popularly known as (Praiz) is a Nigeria R&B singer, songwriter and producer, born on 8th march 1984 in Lagos, Nigeria.
He is a native of igala in Kogi state. In 1992 Praiz relocated to kaduna after his father was transferred on a missionary assignment, the Star is the second child out of four children. He received his elementary and secondary education in kaduna and later graduated with a degree in computer science at kaduna polytechnic.
Praiz music career came to a limelight after finishing second runner up at the maiden season of the Project fame west Africa, a music reality TV show which Iyanya went on to win. He is best known for releasing hit singles like “Rich and Famous”, “Sisi” and “I love you”. He contributed guest vocals to Bez’s hit single “That Stupid Song” the music video went on to be the first African video to make a world premiere on BET’s 106 & park. He is currently signed to X3m music. 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.
|NAME||Praise Ugbede Adejo|
|GENRE OF MUSIC||R&B|
|RECORD LABEL||X3m music|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Lagos|
|DATE OF BIRTH||8th march 1984|
|ALBUM||Rich and Famous|
|NET WORTH||$700,000 USD|
The star has worked with artistes like Awilo Longomba, Cobhams, Wizkid, Seyi shey , Bez and M.I. Praiz released his hit single titled “Rich and Famous” which got massive airplay and was accepted. On 14th December 2014 he released his debut studio album “Rich and Famous” and cited Barry white, Michael Jackson, Carl Thompson and Boyz II men as his music influence.
Praiz is a brand ambassador for Nigerian Telecommunication giant MTN.
He signed an endorsement deal with Cadbury Nigeria.
We usually calculate Net worth based on endorsement deals, album sales, shows and properties. Our research team estimated Praiz Net worth at $700,000 USD .
- 2014 Rich and Famous
2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards
- Best Pop /R&B artist of the year
2013 City people Awards
- Best Rhyhm and blues singer of the year