Tope Alabi, born October 27, 1970, is a popular Nigerian gospel singer, film music composer and actress. She is also recognized by the names “Ore ti o common” and “Agbo Jesu.” After graduating in 1990, Tope Alabi secured a Higher National Diploma in Mass Communication from the Polytechnic of Ibadan. Following her studies, she held the role of a correspondent at NTA (Nigerian Television Authority) in Ibadan.
|Full Name:||Tope Alabi|
|Date of Birth:||October 27, 1970|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos State|
|State of Origin:||Lagos State|
|Occupation:||Actress, Gospel Singer|
|Net Worth:||$1 million|
Early Life and Education
Tope Alabi was born on October 27, 1970, in Lagos State. She was born into the family of Pa Joseph Akinyele Obayomi and Madam Agnes Kehinde Obayomi and is the only daughter among their three children.
Tope Alabi is married to Soji Alabi and hails from Yewa, Imeko in Ogun State, Nigeria.
Her educational journey began with obtaining her West Africa School Certificate from Oba Akinyele Memorial High School, Ibadan, in 1986.
Subsequently, she pursued her studies in Mass Communication at the Polytechnic Ibadan and successfully graduated in 1990.
Alabi initially started her career as a member of the Jesters International comedy group. Subsequently, she collaborated with other renowned traveling and stage theater troupes in Ibadan and Lagos. Additionally, she ventured into the Yoruba film industry in Nigeria.
However, her career took a different path when she underwent a spiritual transformation and became a born-again Christian. This transition led her to focus on gospel music.
In a Twitter competition held by the United Bank for Africa in celebration of their 70th anniversary on May 21, 2019, Tope Alabi was crowned the queen of the Yoruba language by Nigerians.
On June 13, 2021, she faced criticism for her comments regarding a song titled “Oniduro Mi,” which stirred controversy among other gospel artists.
Tope Alabi Net Worth
Tope Alabi is a popular Nigerian actress and gospel singer who has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Tope Alabi is married to music producer Olusoji Alabi. They first crossed paths in Lagos in 1994 while working together.