In this article, we are going to take a look at Guchi Biography, age, net worth, boyfriend, parents, and songs. Ugochi Lydia Onuoha popularly known by her stage name, Guchi is a fast-rising Nigerian Afro-pop singer and songwriter. She became famous for her hit song “Addicted” which got over 400,000 views on YouTube.
Guchi Bio-data in Full Details
- Full Name: Ugochi Lydia Onuoha
- Stage Name: Guchi
- Date of Birth: 5th November 1997
- Place of Birth: Kaduna
- Nationality: Nigerian
- State of Origin: Imo state
- Relationship: single
- Occupation: Afro-pop singer and songwriter
- Net worth: $100,000
Guchi’s Early Life and Education
Ugochi Lydia Onuoha (Guchi) was born in Kaduna state, to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Onuoha. She is the second of four children and is from Mbaise Area of Imo State. After her birth, they moved to Abuja where she grew up and obtained her primary and secondary school education there.
Later she attended the Edo State University but left early. Then, she pursued a degree in Theater and Media arts at the University of Lagos.
Her father’s taste influenced Guchi’s love for music in music. So at age seven, she started singing in a church choir and for her grandparents.
She became a professional singer in 2012 but became popular after realizing her song ”Addicted” in 2019 which got over 400,000 views on YouTube.
Later, she released “Closer” which was produced by Sifu Sounds and featured beautiful graphics by Visionary Pictures.
Guchi is considered a talented star because of her ability to perform in R&B, Dancehall, afro-pop, and High-life genres. She is currently signed to PG Records Entertainment in which she produced a 5-track EP in 2020.
Guchi’s music goes beyond rare entertainment, it reflects personal experiences and also delivers strong messages of love, empowerment, and vulnerability.
In an interview, Guchi mentioned that her songs,” All Over You” and Mon Bebe” were derived from past, present and future experiences.
Is Guchi Married?
the talented star is single and has not mentioned anything about having a boyfriend.
- Notice Me
- Scatter My Head
- I Swear
- All Over You
- Taken Over
- Peri Peri
- American Love
- Number One
Guchi has featured a lot of other talented singers in many of her songs, below are some of her songs and the artists featured.
- Scatter My Head featuring Zlatan
- I swear featuring, Yemi Alade
- Taken Over featuring Ladipoe
- Feeling Good featuring, Bayanni
- Jennifer featuring Rayvanny
Guchi’s Musical Inspiration
Growing up, her father has been a great influence on her choice of music. But right now in the music industry, she has admitted that she has gained inspiration from other artists.
In an interview with Apple Music, she said” Listening to these songs ( songs by Tiwa savage, Simi, D’banj, Tems, Kiss Daniel, Mayokun, Phyno, and more) has shaped and filled my passion’.
Guchi Record Labels
- Meva Productions Company(MVP)
- PG Records Entertainment
Guchi’s controversy with her Record Label (PG Records)
Guchi took to her Twitter account to speak her mind about music, referring to her Record label (PG Records), she wrote, “ Music Should’nt be this complicated!
You record a song from your heart and you are told a thousand reasons why you shouldn’t put out the song! Why are there too many processes in something that is a gift from God?”
She made this post due to the reason that she made a song and instead of releasing it, they shifted the release date.
Guchi’s controversy with a fan
A fan of Guchi took to social media to plead for the singer to follow him. In the video he made, he almost broke down in tears saying, that he knew that she wouldn’t date him but he would be satisfied if she just followed him.
He added that he followed Guchi on all platforms and had sent her a friend request that she is yt to respond.
Guchi advises upcoming artists
After achieving global success with her song Jennifer, she said at an exclusive media event held in Lagos that” TikTok has truly amplified her music and provided her with a unique way to engage with her audience.
She added, “The Platform has allowed me to connect with fans from all over the world, and their creativity never ceases to amaze me.”
Below are some tips she mentioned
- Use TikTok’s creative features to promote your music in new and innovative ways
- Be patient and persistent. It takes time to build a successful career,
- Create high-quality content that is catchy and engaging.
- Engage with your fans regularly.
Guchi Awards and Nominations
- 2018 Prestige Entertainment-Won Best Female Artiste in Abuja
- 2021 AEAUSA Awards- Nominated For Best New Artist
- 2021 AFRIMA Awards- Nominated for African Fan’s Favorite
- 2023 The Headies- Pending result For Rookie of the Year
Guchi Signed deals
Guchi is currently the ambassador for the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA)
The singer recently bought a Lexus RX350 SUV that was painted with her signature color (Purple).
Guchi net worth
Guchi’s estimated Net worth is around $100,000
Guchi’s social media accounts