Frank Ugochukwu Edwards (born 22 July 1989) is a Nigerian afro-highlife praise and worship singer and songwriter from Enugu State. He is the founder and owner of the record label Rocktown Records, which is home to recording artists such as Edwards himself, Gil, Divine, King BAS, Nkay, David, Dudu and Micah Heavens, among others. He lives in Lagos, Nigeria
|Date of birth||July 22, 1989|
|State of Origin||Enugu State|
Frank Edwards was born into a family of seven. His birth name is Frank Ugochukwu Edwards. He was born in Enugu state of Nigeria. He has five siblings. He began singing at the age of ten. He learned to play the piano from his father when he was young. In his teenage years, he became a born again Christian. He has six albums and many hit singles to his name. He has established himself as one of the best leading gospel artiste in Nigeria.
Mr. Edwards is a producer and plays several musical instruments. He is a notable keyboardist and a member of the Presidential band of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome of Christ Embassy Church. His debut album The Definition was released in 2008. It was a 14-track album and was distributed by Honesty Music. His second album Angels on the Runway was released in 2010, and his third album Unlimited was released in 2011. Tagjam was released in November 2011.In 2013 he appeared in the live performance of Sinach’s “I know who I am” video. He is known for his high pitched voice. Besides being an artist with many songs that cover a variety of musical genres, he is also a music producer and a master mixer. As a result, Rocktown Records, which he owns, has a generation of upcoming talents including Gil Joe, King BAS, Divine, Nkay, Soltune, David and others. In 2016, he collaborated with famous American gospel artiste, Don Moen on an album “Grace” His Album was produced in 2016Frankincense. In 2018, he released an album for the Body of Christ titled “Spiritual Music Season” which includes songs like “Miyeruwe” (I Praise your Name), “You are Good”, “Who dey run things” & “Praise Your Name”. Still in 2018, he has collaborated with Nathaniel Bassey (Thy Will Be Done) and Jeanine Zoe (I’m in Love with You)
Frank Edwards’ awards
- Best Gospel Rock Artiste in the First Annual Awards – 2011
- West Africa’s Award for Best Male Vocalist – 2012
- Love World Awards for the Best Single of the year – 2012
- Nigerian Gospel Music Award for the Male Artiste of the Year – 2013
- Nigerian Gospel Music Awards for the Song of the Year – 2013
Frank Edwards’ songs and albums
- Oghene Doh (2013)
- Eze Ndi Eze (2016)
- GRACE (2016)
- Frank Edwards Collections: Vol. 3 (2016)
- Frankincense (2016)
- Here to Sing (2017)
- I’m Supernatural (2018)
- Born in July (2019)
- Believers Anthem (2020)
- No Other Name (2020)
- Suddenly (2020)
- Opomulero (2020)
- No One Like You (2020)
Frank Edwards’ relationship and marriage
As of the time of writing this biography, Frank Edwards does not have a wife or girlfriend as he is neither married nor in a relationship. While speaking about his relationship status, Edwards mentioned that it is difficult for him to find a true wife because of his status as a famous singer.
He also mentioned that he regrets not getting married at an earlier age. The singer, however, disclosed that he plans to get married soon.
Frank Edwards and Sharon Oyakhilome
There were once rumours that Frank Edwards was dating Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s daughter, Sharon Oyakhilome. Although neither of them addressed the issue, the rumours seem to be false as Sharon is now married to a certain Philip Frimpong.
Frank Edwards net worth
Based on current information about Frank Edwards’ earnings and income, his net worth is estimated at $600,000 (about N250 million naira).
Frank Edwards on social media
Frank Edwards is active on social media. His Instagram handle is @frankrichboy.