Sammie Okposo, born on May 30, 1971, is a Nigerian gospel artist, singer, songwriter, and the CEO of Zamar Entertainment. He hails from Delta State, where he grew up and had his early education under the care of his parents.
Sammie Okposo began his career in 1992 when he joined the Nigerian Movie Industry as a Soundtrack Producer before venturing into Music Production.
|Full Name:||Sammie Okposo|
|Date of Birth:||May 30, 1971|
|Place of Birth:||Delta State|
|State of Origin:||Delta State|
|Net Worth:||$1 million|
|Wife/Spouse:||Ozioma Sammie Okposo|
Early Life and Education
Sammie Okposo was born in Delta State where he grew up alongside his siblings. While growing up, his father wanted him to be an accountant.
He had his primary and secondary education in Delta State, in the South-South region of Nigeria.
He began showing interest in music when he was 9-year-old, playing piano which fueled his passion for music.
Sammie Okposo became the official pianist in his local church when he was 10 years old.
Sammie Okposo officially launched his production career in 1992 following his decision to join the Nigerian Movie Industry as a Soundtrack Producer before venturing into Music Production.
He came into the spotlight in 2000, after he released his debut album, ‘Unconditional Love’, which contains hit singles such as’ Welu-Welu‘.
Sammie Okposo had performed on the same stage with Deitrick Haddon, Jonathan Nelson, Micah Stampley, Maxi Priest, Shaggy, Missy Elliot, Benjamin Dube, Judith Sephuma, Sonnie Badu, Uche Double-Double, Lionel Peterson, Angelique Kidjo, Koffi Olomide, Awilo Logomba, John Legend, Kirk Franklin, Don Moen, Jessy Dickson, Ron Kenoly, Cece Winans and Nicole Mullen.
The singer was a Glo Ambassador for ten years and has now become a United Nations Peace Ambassador.
Sammie Okposo Net Worth
Sammie Okposo is a top Nigerian gospel singer with an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Sammie Okposo is happily married to his beloved wife, Ozioma Sammie Okposo, with the union blessed with children.
- Instagram: @sammieokposo