Rudeboy Net Worth & Biography

What is Rudeboy net worth?

Rudeboy Net Worth: $66.1 Million
Born: November 18, 1981
Country of Origin: Nigeria
Education: University of Abuja
Source of Wealth: Professional Singer, Record Producer, Entrepreneur
1st Hit Project: “Get Squared” With Mr P (2005)


Paul Okoye, together with his twin brother Peter Okoye is popularly known as P-Square. Now, he has his stage name as Rudeboy or Kingrudy.

He is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, dancer, and performer.

He was usually in a group with his twin brother Peter Okoye aka Mr. P before they decided to call it to quit to pursue their solo careers separately.

He is better known or recognized as ‘the guy with the dreadlocks’ in the P-Square group.

How interesting it is to know how this talented Nigerian singer has successfully made is net worth grow independently in the music industry, after the catastrophic separation from his twin brother.

Early Life

Paul Okoye, popularly known as Rudeboy is born on 18th November 1981. He is from Ifite, Dunu area of Anambra State, Nigeria.

He attended the St. Murumba Secondary School in Jos, Nigeria and then later proceeded to the University of Abuja to study Business Administration.

While studying at the university, he got entangled with a lady named Anita Isama whom he later got married to in 2014 and blessed with three children together.


Paul Okoye (Rudeboy) has fared well in the music industry, even with his brother.

He started off as an Acapella group with his brother drawing inspiration from Michael Jackson’s dancing steps which he perfected and eventually got bookings for their performances in Jos, Nigeria.

Drawing his inspiration from their music idol Michael Jackson, they began to breakdance, formed the group called “Smooth Criminals” in 1997.

Their artistic talent and precise dance routine soon made them household names in the city of Jos, where they performed at school functions and other occasions.

Later in 1999, Paul returned to music school to develop his skills on the keyboard, drums, bass and rhythm guitar, alongside his twin brother.

The same year, he got admission into the University of Abuja to study Business Administration.

The Smooth Criminals group got disbanded when its members left for various other universities.

Then, Paul and Peter formed their own group, variously called “Double P”, “P&P”, until they eventually settled on “P-Square”.

As far as dancing and choreography were concerned, Paul lay back when the P-Square group performed; his singing pattern clearly defined the P-Square sound.

Despite breaking apart, Paul has risen greatly and found favor in the sight of fans, as he has released the quality of songs in his solo career.



Rudeboy Net Worth and Highlights

Rudeboy net worth is currently estimated at $66.1 million

Paul Okoye aka Rudeboy, as a solo artist, is yet to receive many awards to his name but has received so many awards and nominations during his time with Squared Records.

  • Headies Special Recognition Award for C.E.O One Africa Music Fest
  • City Magazine 9th Awards
  • Nigeria Music Awards
  • The Headies Awards
  • Channel O Music Awards
  • Ghana Music Awards
  • MTV Africa Music Awards
  • MTV Europe Music Awards
  • Soul Train Music Awards


Life Lessons

Here’re some lessons from Paul’s life and music career that will inspire you:


Make a Difference

At the time P-Square started, pop culture was not very popular in Nigeria.

For Paul and his twin brother, they wanted not just people listening to P-Square, but also for people to start listening to Nigerian music too.


Life Goes On

After the breakup of P-Square, both brothers moved on with their lives separately.

In one of the interviews with Paul Okoye, he mentioned that though it was not easy at first but with time, he got used to the system and was able to carry out solo performances even on videos.


Conclusion on Rudeboy Net Worth

Before the breakup of P-Square, they successfully made it to the list of richest Nigerian musicians, but after their breakup, they are still individually making it in the music industry.

Rudeboy net worth is currently estimated at roughly $66.1 million, with the addition of over 30 singles hit songs with exotic cars and houses.

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