And the list of our pioneer Nigerian artistes from wayback goes on and on.
On our todays celeb birthday is Alban Uzoma Nwapa, better known as Dr. Alban, i’m sure some people may not know him, Dr. Alban hails from Oguta, Imo State from a family of ten children. His secondary school was Christ The King College in Aba. please join us to celebrate with this mult talent, whose 58th bigday is today August 26th,2015.
Dr. Alban based in Sweden, he is no doubt one of most successful Nigerian musicians in Europe. With his unique twist of Hip-Hop, dancehall and Reggae with over 16 million records sales worldwide.
Apparently he has released 7 albums to his credit, In 1990, he released his debut album ‘Hello Afrika‘ which had the hit single ‘Hello Afrika’.
The album sold over 250,000 copies in Germany. His second album ‘One Love’achieved similar success after it sold over 250,000 copies in Germany and received a gold certification.
The album featured the hit single ‘It’s My Life‘ which topped charts of five countries. His latest is ‘Back to Basics’ in 2008.