Yvonne Akuabata Ogbuogu popularly known by her stage name as Stormrex is a famous Nigerian singer, songwriter, recording artist, stage performer and a model. She was born on 18th September, 1987 in Udi, Enugu State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. She is currently 30 years old.
She is originally from Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria but grew up in Enugu Coal City. She completed both her primary and secondary school education in Enugu, Nigeria and obtained both her First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After her primary and secondary school education, Stormrex proceeded to Enugu State University of Science and Technology in Enugu, Nigeria and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry.
In 2007, she started out her music career with a female group girl’s band known as “Desperate Chicks”. In 2008 the group released their first debut studio album “Tell Them”. The album was successful and was massively accepted most especially in the south eastern part of Nigeria.
In 2010, the group disbanded and Stormrex decided to go solo. After the disband of the group “Desperate Chicks” in 2010, Stormrex released her first debut studio album “The New Storm” under her record label “Imprint”
Unfortunately, the album was a not successful due to her inability to promote her music even when it had features from Flavour. Due to the failure of the album, in 2010 she signed a record contract deal with Afro Gold Entertainment.
In 2014, Stormrex released her second debut studio album “Freedom” under Afro Gold Entertainment. The album was successful and accepted globally. She has collaborated with a variety of artistes. She has teamed up with artists such as Flavour, Phyno, Olamide, illbliss, Niga Raw, Hype MC and other top celebrities in Nigeria.
She sings mainly in the Igbo dialect, English and pidgin and has a unique voice that is so desirable. She is fondly called by fans as the Queen of Igbo land (Ada ndi Igbo!).
In 2014, Stormrex signed a record contract deal with “Penthauze Muzik” alongside with Phyno and many more celebrated artistes. Stormrex continues to make music which is a pure delight to her audience both at home and abroad.
She has been formerly rumored to be dating the former Governor of Enugu State, Barrister Sullivan Chime. She is currently single and has not revealed her personal life, so it is impossible to know who she is currently dating now.
Stormrex has won several awards which include Best R&B Artiste of the Year at the Nigeria Music Video Awards and the Most Promising Artiste to Watch at the Headies Awards.
Stormrex is currently one of the richest and most influential female artiste in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.
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