P-Square

P-Square

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Biography 

P-Square is a superstar pop duo composed of identical twin brothers Paul and Peter Okoye. One of the biggest and most influential Nigerian acts, P-Square has been recording and performing at pop music’s highest levels since 2002 when they debuted with the album Last nite.

The brothers started their career as dancers and acapella singers in the city of Jos. They came to the limelight after winning the Benson & Hedges sponsored Grab da Mic competition in 2001. Apart from the countless hit singles, P-Square has 6 studio albums plus a bestselling compilation disc to their credit.

P-Square has survived several career and personal upheavals and have recorded music and collaborated with foreign acts like Akon, Rick Ross, and T.I. They enjoy endorsement deals with telecoms giant Globacom.

 

Discography

Albums

Double trouble 2014

The invasion 2011

Danger 2009

Game over 2007

Get Squared 2005

Last nite 2002

Singles

Collabo with Don Jazzy

Shekini

Bring it on with Dave Scott

Ejeajo with T.I

Enemy solo with Awilo

Testimoney

Alingo

Personally

Beautiful Onyinye with Rick Ross

Chop my money with May D, Akon

Positif with Matt Houston

E no easy with J Martins

I love you

Possibility with 2face

Danger

Gimme dat

No one like you

Do me

More than a friend

Ifunanya

Roll it

Get squared

Story

Temptation

Busy body

Busy body remix

Omoge mi

Last nite

Senorita

Igbedu

Awards

2006 Headies Album of the Year- Get Squared

2006 Headies Artiste of the Year

2006 Headies Best R&B/Pop Album- Get Squared

2006 Headies Song of the Year- Bizzy body

2006 Headies Best music video- Get Squared

2007 Channel O Music Video Awards Best Duo/Group

2008 Channel O Music Video Awards Best Duo/Group

2008 Channel O Music Video Awards Video of the Year- Do me

2012 Channel O Music Video Awards Most Gifted Group of the Year

2013 Channel O Music Video Awards Most Gifted African (West) video- Alingo

2008 MTV Africa Music Awards Best Group

2009 MTV Africa Music Awards Best Group

2010 KORA Awards Artiste of the Year

Fun facts

Peter and Paul Okoye started as an acapella quartet called MMMPP in the city of Jos, Plateau state.

P-Square have worked on the soundtracks of Nigerian films like Mama Sunday and Tobi

Apart from their first album Last nite which was released under Timbuk2 records, all of P-Square’s subsequent records have been under their Square Records.

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