Jude Okoye) Biography, Age, Love, Career, Networth, Education, Family, Controversy
Jude Okoye is a popular Nigerian music director, executive, and music video producer born on 25 April 1977.
Jude is a native of Jos but he was born in Anambra State.
He is the older cousin of Peter Okoye and Paul Okoye of the now-defunct band “Psquare”.
There are other siblings, namely; Mary Okoye, Lilian Okoye Tony Okoye, Henry Okoye, and Ifeanyi Okoye.
|Date Of Birth
|April 25, 1977
|46 Years old
|State of Origin
|Entrepreneur, producer, label owner, rapper
Jude Okoye Biography
Jude Okoye, also known as Engees was born on 25th April 1977. He was the son of Josephine as well as Mazi Moses Okoye of Jos Plateau state.
He grew up with six siblings, which included Peter Okoye, Paul Okoye, Tony Okoye, Mary Okoye, Ifeanyi Okoye, and Lilian Okoye.
Jude Okoye is a Nigerian by birth.
There aren’t any details about Jude Okoye’s educational background, but it is believed that he is educated.
How old is Jude Okoye? He was born on the 25th of April 1977, and he is 46 years old as of 2023.
For those who aren’t aware, Jude Okoye started his career as a rapper. However, he put it on hold to help his twin brothers. They began their musical careers as PSquare and his twin brothers started making music to help their siblings.
Jude Okoye became a film producer in 1994 when he began working in the entertainment field, in 1995, he started to create music and released a rap album. Engees later moved to Lagos to broaden his horizons.
Engees was the label manager for Square where Peter as well as Paul Okoye, aka Psquare were signed. Other artists that were signed to the label are May D, who is currently signed to Davido’s DMW record label.
Jude Okoye is the CEO of the Northside Record label under which Nigerian singer Cynthia Morgan was formerly signed to. He was regarded as the source of the numerous successes of Psquare during their time in the same band; similarly, a lot of pointed to Jude as the reason for their break up.
A few of the projects that Jude Okoye and Psquare were involved in before splitting include:
- Last Nite
- Get Squared
- Game Over
- The Invasion
- Double Trouble
- International singles
- “E No Easy” P-Square and J. Martins
“Positif” Matt Houston feat. P-Square
“Chop My Money” P-Square featuring Akon and May D
“Beautiful Onyinye” P-Square featuring Rick Ross
“Ejeajo” P-Square featuring T.I
“Bring It On” P-Square featuring Dave Scott
“Getting Down” Mokobe featuring P-Square, 2015
Jude Okoye is married to Ifeoma Michelle Umeokeke, they exchanged wedding vows in July of 2014 after having been dating for over a year.
For those who aren’t aware, Ifeoma was a beauty queen who took home Miss Tourism during the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) in 2012.
Jude and Ify’s union has two children, Emma as well as Eleanor Chris Okoye.
Jude Okoye’s life as an entrepreneur, producer, label owner, rapper, and music manager has earned him a net worth of $7 million.
There are speculations that Jude caused the break-up of his brothers Peter and Paul Okoye, but everybody has their own story to tell.
Reggae and dancehall star, Cynthia Morgan had also accused Jude Okoye of preventing her from using her stage name in addition to other things that had put her feeling depressed. But, Jude also gave his personal side to the tale in an interview with Tunde Ednut. He denied each of the accusations made by the singer.
Social Media Profile
- Instagram: @judeengees
- Twitter: @judeengees