Peruzzi’s real name is Tobechukwu Victor Okoh, but he performs as Peruzzi as a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and performer. Chioma’s cousin, was born on December 5, 1989, and had his primary and secondary education in Lagos. The urban artist studied medicine and surgery at Odesa National University in Ukraine.
Peruzzi, a recording artist, began singing at the age of seven. He didn’t have a successful start to his music career because it conflicted with his parents’ desires. However, after the family met and deliberated on Peruzzi’s future path, they allowed him to pursue music.
|Real Name:||Tobechukwu Victor Okoh|
|Date of Birth||December 05,1989|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos|
|Occupation:||Singer and Songwriter|
|Net Worth||$1.5 million|
Early Life and Education
On December 5, 1989, Tobechukwu Victor Okoh was born. He was born as the last child and only son in a Christian family of three. His father worked as an engineer, and his mother worked as a nurse. He received his primary and secondary education at Lerato Primary School in Egbeda and Command Secondary School in Ikeja.
Peruzzi went on to study medicine and surgery after graduating from college. He studied at the Odessa State National University in Ukraine. To focus on his music career, he dropped out of school in his fifth year and returned to Nigeria in 2013.
Peruzzi’s musical taste is innate; he began singing at the age of seven, in 1996. His first studio session was with GoldenBoy Entertainment in 2007.
Peruzzi was previously known as TC Peruzzi before the TC was dropped. He rose to prominence with his music single “For Your Pocket,” which featured LK Kuddy. Speroach Beatz created the music in July 2017.
A few months after being inducted, he caught the attention of one of Nigeria’s top musicians, Davido. Davido signed Peruzzi to Davido Music Worldwide (DMW) in November 2017, joining Mayorkun and Dremo on the label. He is now signed to The Plug Entertainment music label.
Peruzzi has stayed with DMW and has released several hit songs, including Majesty. Cee-C, the 2018 Big Brother Naija 1st runner-up, was featured in the music video for the song. He also released an incredible EP titled Heartwork.
- For Your Pocket, 2017
- Champion Lover ft Burna Boy, 2018
- Kilode, with Davido & MC Pryme, 2018
- Majesty, 2018
- Twisted with Davido & DMW, 2018
- Run Am with Davido & GospelOnDebeatz, 2019
- Try, ft Davido, 2018
- Sangbana, 2018
- Craze, 2018
- Tatashe, 2018
- Did You, 2018
- Ola ft Mayorkun, 2018
- Mind with Davido, Mayorkun & Dremo, 2018
- Head Shot, 2018
- Mata, 2018
- My Head with Davido & 2Sec, 2018
- By Force with May D, 2018
- Tatashe, with Percy 2018
- Aje with Davido, Yonda and FreshVDM
- Six 30 with Davido, 2019
- Bayi Bayi with Zlatan, 2019
- Nana, 2019
Peruzzi Net Worth
Peruzzi is a popular Nigerian singer and songwriter with an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.
As at the year 2018, Peruzzi was still very new in the Nigerian music industry, but he accumulated more dirt than he should have, resulting in some negative backlash and trending on social media for the wrong reasons.
In June 2019, Peruzzi attacked a Nigerian social media influencer, Pamilerin, displaying thuggery and cultism in response to a comment made by the social media influencer in June. This occurred the same year Peruzzi and Teni were nominated for the Headies’ “Next Rated Award.”
Teniola Apata, aka Teni, eventually won the category, leaving Peruzzi bitter and patiently waiting to attack Pamilerin alongside his thugs at the Headies Award function in Port-Harcourt.
Peruzzi was also mentioned in the story of an 18-year-old girl who posted a photo of herself and Peruzzi on her bed. According to rumors, the 18-year-old went missing after posting the photo online.
Among the rumors and scandals, Peruzzi, who is related to Davido’s wife Chioma, appeared on Davido’s Goodlife album with “Disturbance.”
Peruzzi came on his social media page in 2020 announcing that he is no more in love with the former BBN Housemate, Cee-C. The duo has been dating. Also before then, CeeC has been rumoured to be pregnant for the Singer.