Frank Edwards Biography: Age, Career, Spouse, Family, Net Worth
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Frank Edwards whose full name is Frank Ugochukwu Edwards is a Nigerian Afro-Highlife praise and worship music producer and singer from Enugu State. He is the creator and the proprietor of the label Rocktown Records, which is the home to artists like Edwards himself, Gil, Divine, King BAS, Nkay, David, Dudu, and Micah Heavens, among others.
Profiling Frank EdwardsA Quick Glance At Frank Edwards
|Full Names||Frank Ugochukwu Edwards
|Stage Name||Frank Edwards
|Date Of Birth||22 July, 1989|
|Age||33 Years Old|
|State of Origin||Enugu State, Nigeria
|Occupation||Singer • Songwriter
|Spouse||Sharon Oyakhilome (rumored), Chisom (ex.)
Frank Edwards (born 22 July 1990) also called FrankRichboy is among Nigeria’s most popular and influential gospel singers of the present.
His talent, voice, and ability to “turn into a dance floor by playing gospel music and serving souls have made Christain and his followers feel he is God’s blessing.
The Christ Embassy-inspired musician is well-known for his smash songs Mma Mma, Omema o, You Too De Bless Me, and others.
Also, he is the creator of the label ” Rock Town” and has over a dozen gospel albums under his credit.
As the birth name of his father, Frank Ugochukwu Edwards, Frank Edwards became a reality on the 22nd of July, 1989. He was born in Enugu State, Southeastern Nigeria.
He was born in a Christain group of 7. Five of his siblings are brothers whose identities are not known in the eyes of the media.
He was raised in a family with a poor income and struggled to survive.
Frank Edwards and his siblings were required to help their mom after school in cooking and selling Opka (a well-known Igbo dish) on street markets of Enugu.
Frank Edwards learned how to play the piano from his father while as a young man singing at church with his choir and by the age of 10 years old, he was nearly proficient with piano keys.
His mother was impressed by his accomplishments, and she was inspired to take a cut of her savings account to purchase musical instruments that would help him increase his musical skills.
He devoted all of his time to Christ and was fully Christ-like as a teen.
Despite his talent and love of the music industry, Frank Edwards never imagined becoming a musician.
He had instead thought of becoming a pilot with one of the most prestigious airline companies in the country.
But his focus and attention to becoming a pilot were shifted to a well-known Nigerian pastor who was the founder of the Christ Embassy, Chris Oyakhilome.
They nurtured his talent and helped him become one of the best artists of all time.
Frank Edwards‘ educational background is not accessible for the public to read.
It is also widely believed the gospel artist was educated at the state of Enugu state, which is where his family was.
Unfortunately, information about the school(s) that he attended as well as the degree he earned are not available currently.
How old is Frank Edwards? He was born on the 22nd of July 1989, he is 33 years old as of October 2022.
Frank Edwards is a musician, music producer, and performer of various instruments, the most popular of which is the piano. He is a proud participant of one of the largest churches in the world, Christ Embassy, under the direction of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome…
He began playing the piano at seven. He discovered his talent for singing as he was working with gospel artist Sinach Sinach, who is part of Christ Embassy’s Choir group. As a member of the choir, Sinach also took the opportunity of learning to mix music and manage the music system efficiently.
The album he first released in 2008, which was titled The Definition comprised 14 hits songs. The following year it, he released a second album called “Angels on the Runway. Following that, he moved to release another album, this time his third album titled Unlimited which was released in the year 2011.
Despite the albums he recorded, he released numerous singles that dominated the airwaves throughout the nation and beyond.
Furthermore, he has also featured gospel artists from the local and abroad including Don Meon, Nathaniel Bassey, Sinach, T-bass, and many more famous performers.
Frank Edwards also has other albums under his name, including Frankincense, Unlimited Verse 2, Born In July, and more.
Additionally, he is the creator and the proprietor of the Rocktown recording label on which he signed top gospel artists such as Gil Joe, David, Bas, Nkay, and others.
He credited his family as well as the pastor Chris Oyakhilome of Christ Embassy for his successful career.
Frank Edwards is a contemporary Nigerian gospel singer with lots of songs to his name. Most significant of which are;
- 2010 Beautiful
- 2010 You Too Dey Bless Me feat. TB1 Gbenga Salu
- 2011 Oya Moshman
- 2011 Oghene
- 2011 This Love feat. Patrick Elis
- 2014 Okaka feat. Lawrence Omo-Iyare
- 2014 Hallelujah
- 2015 Onye feat. St. Immaculate
- 2016 Grace feat. Don Moen
- 2017 Here to Sing feat. Chee
- 2019 If Not For You
- 2020 Believers Anthem
- 2020 Suddenly
- 2020 No Other Name
- 2020 Logo
- 2020 Opomulero
- 2020 ME
Frank Edwards also has the following albums to his name;
- Definition (2008)
- Release Singles (2015)
- Frankincense (2016)
- Birthday EP (2016)
- Born in July (2017)
- Unlimited – Verse 1 (2017)
- I’m Supernatural (2018)
- In Love With You (2018)
- Unlimited – Verse 2 (2018)
- Born in July (2019)
- Believers Anthem (2020)
- No One Like You (2020)
Frank Edwards moves around in a manner that is measured by 5′ 5. That’s which is translated to 1.67 millimeters and weighs 69kg which is 152 pounds. The black-haired man is with dark eyes. He doesn’t have a beard on his face.
Frank Edwards is still single. However, he’s connected to an affair with pastor Chris and his child Sharon Oyakhilome. The two have appeared together on a number of occasions. They aren’t able to verify or deny the claims of a relationship.
Prior to that, he had an affair with a 19-year-old girl called Chisom and split in 2012, citing unidentified reasons.
According to reports that the relationship’s failure may be due to the backlash, Frank received from his followers for dating a young woman.
Frank Edwards stands as one of the most influential gospel musicians in Africa. He has international and local notoriety.
The chief executive officer of Rocktown records is estimated to have an income of $850,000. This is converted into Nigerian currency, is $368million Naira. The CEO is an entrepreneur as well as a record producer.
Frank Edwards, AKA Frank Rich boy, is available to his fans on social media platforms. Additionally, he uses his social media platforms to evangelize and update his fans about upcoming songs and events.
His official social media handles are;
- Instagram: @frankrichboy
- Twitter: @frankrichboy
- Facebook: Frank Edwards