Peruzzi Biography: Age, Career, Net Worth

Peruzzi’s Biography 

Seven years into his career in the Nigerian music industry, Peruzzi has amassed a considerable catalog of popular songs to his credit, including Majesty, Nana, Sunshine, Destiny, and Southy Love, among others.

This article will provide a comprehensive biography of Peruzzi, detailing his life from his youth to the present day as one of the most accomplished artists signed to DMW. Continue reading to discover his age, profession, net worth, and more.


Full Name:  Tobechukwu Victor Okoh
Stage Name: Peruzzi
Born: 5 December 1989 (age 34 years old)
Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria
State Of Origin: Imo State
Nationality: Nigerian
Parents: N/A
Children: N/A
Height: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Girlfriend • Wife: Cee-C
Occupation: Singer • Songwriter
Net Worth: $350,000


This is how the biography of Peruzzi would be examined:

Where was Peruzzi Born?

On December 5, 1989, Tobechukwu Victor Okolie Peruzzi was born to an engineer father and a nurse mother. His place of origin is Imo State. He is the only male and the last of three siblings.

He had already begun the process of recording music with Rodney Malice at the tender age of seven.

Additionally, he began playing the piano at the age of seven and was a choir member at his local church for the majority of his upbringing.

Peruzzi, a native of Delta State, resided in Lagos State for the majority of his life, with the exception of his time as a medical student at Odessa National University in Ukraine. He failed to complete his medical education, nonetheless. In his fifth year of schooling, he withdrew and returned to Nigeria.

Prior to pursuing his undergraduate studies in Ukraine, Peruzzi attended Command Secondary School in Ikeja for secondary school and Lerato Primary School in Egbeda for primary school, both located in Lagos State.


Peruzzi will reach the age of 34 on December 5, 2023, his birthday.

Musical Career

The genesis of Peruzzi’s fascination with music started when he was just 7 years old. He had begun playing the piano as a member of the choir at his church and was even recording music with Rodney Malice at the time.

Peruzzi, on the other hand, began performing at random music events while a medical student in Ukraine. The consistent positive feedback he received influenced him to devote his entire life to music. Because of this, he chose to abandon his ambitions of pursuing a career in medicine.

He was contracted as a singer by Anyaene’s Golden Boy Entertainment in 2016 following his return to Nigeria. Two years later, in 2018, Davido’s DMW record label signed Peruzzi.

His discography as a DMW-signed musician includes an EP, two albums, a multitude of singles, and collaborations with Nigerian and international artists.

Majesty was one of the initial singles that Peruzzi published under the DMW imprint; it was taken from his Heartwork EP, which was scheduled for release later in 2018.

Peruzzi concluded the Speroach Beatz-produced song in which he serenaded his sweetheart and compared her attractiveness to that of the monarch.

Majesty received extensive radio and television airplay in Nigeria and was a chart-topper on key music publications.

However, prior to the release of Majesty, Peruzzi appeared on 2Face’s successful single Amaka as a guest artist.

In the final quarter of 2018, the Heartwork EP was released by Peruzzi. Guest appearances included Davido, Broda Shaggi, DJ Ecool, Burna Boy, Mayorkun, Popcaan, Sugarbana, Barry Jhay, and Goodgirl LA.

Fresh VDM, Speroach Beatz, Phantom, and Papii J. contributed to the EP’s production. Majesty, Sangbana, Craze, Ola, Try, Dina, Interlude, Champion Lover, Did You, and Intro are the tracks comprising the EP.

A year following the release of the Heartwork EP, Huncho Vibes, Peruzzi’s debut album, was published in 2019.

But prior to the album’s release, Peruzzi had already released the love song Nana as the lead single from the If the Huncho Vibes album.

The tune received widespread radio airplay and performed well on charts throughout the nation.

Upon its eventual public release, the album comprised a collection of tracks including Nana, Destiny, Show Me Love, No Be Mistake, Mauriello, Gumbodi, Gerrout, Bounce, Sunshine, and Only Me. Davido appeared on Sunshine, an emotive love song produced by Vstix that was adored by fans across the nation.

Rum and Boogie, the second studio album by Peruzzi, was officially published in April 2021. The endeavor featured a number of notable artists, including Boy Lexxy, Davido, Tiwa Savage, Phyno, Don Jazzy, Wande Coal, Set Up Patoranking, and Fireboy DML.

Juba, Telepot, See Love, Somebody Baby, Murda, Gunshot, Girlie, God Forbid Matrimony, Lagbaja, Kalakuta, Baddest, Feeling Good, Change Your Style, Call, Baba God, Southy Love, Color, and Isolova are among the tracks featured on the album.

Speroach Beatz, Show Beat, Zaki Amujie, M Eff, Fresh VDM, Vstix, Clemzy, Lussh, P Prime, and Rexxie were responsible for the album’s production.

Peruzzi released a six-track EP titled The Leakedtape on June 15, 2021. Featured as guest artists were BoJ and Kayswitch. Number One, Let Me, Energy, Too Late, Baby Mama, and Lie Again are the tracks comprising the EP.

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Albums and Ep

In this segment of the article, the albums, EPs, singles, and collaborations that Peruzzi is credited with are detailed.

Thus far, he has released the albums Rum and Boogie and Huncho Vibes, and is credited with the EPs Heartwork and The Leakedtape.

  • Gunshot
  • Girlie
  • Bayi Bayi ft. Zlatan
  • Champion Lover ft. Burna Boy
  • Majesty
  • Nana
  • Southy Love ft. Fireboy DML
  • Isolova
  • Destiny
  • Love Me
  • Craze
  • Ola ft. Mayorkun
  • Number One
  • Let Me
  • Energy
  • Baby Mama
  • Lie Again
  • Too Late
  • Juba (Bow)
  • Telepot
  • See Love
  • Somebody Baby ft. Davido
  • Murda
  • Try ft. Davido
  • Dina ft. Popcaan & Barry Jhay
  • Amaka – 2Face ft. Peruzzi

Awards and Nominations

Peruzzi has received numerous award nominations and has emerged victorious in several accolades since his inception in 2016.

The accolades and nominations for Peruzzi are as follows:

Nominated for Rookie of the Year at the 2018 The Headies

Best Collaboration with a “A” List Artiste Award at the 2019 Edition of the Top Naija Music Awards; Rookie of the Year Award at the 2018 Edition of the City People Music Awards.

Net worth

Based on the revenue generated from his music and ambassadorial partnerships with prominent brands nationwide, Peruzzi’s estimated net worth ranges from $500,000 to $800,000. Nevertheless, this number remains unverified.

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