Popular Nigerian music artiste, Tobechukwu Oko Victor, also known as Perruzi.
In an exclusive interview with BBC News Pidgin , Perruzi revealed that he is from Onicha-Ugbo in Delta state. He admires the Igbos because they are hardworking people and is proud to associate with the Igbo culture. He speaks Igbo language, but is not fluent and has not stopped learning it.
He revealed he was nicknamed “perruzi” in secondary school, after an Italian goalkeeper. He went on to study in a Ukrainian university. He began his music career in 2007 and gained fame after he collaborated with Davido and 2face. He disclosed that he has written several songs for Davido, including the one Davido collaborated with Nicki Minaj.
On rumours that he flirted with Davido’s fianceè, Perruzi revealed that Chioma is a sister to him and has a great friendship with her. On the competition between Davido and Wizkid, Perruzi believes it is a healthy competition and does not want to involve himself, because he doesn’t want trouble.