BIRTH NAME : Mercy Chinwo Nnenda
STAGE NAME : Mercy Chinwo
NET WORTH : Unknown
DATE OF BIRTH/AGE : Born April 20th
PLACE OF BIRTH: Port Harcourt, Nigeria
STATE OF ORIGIN : Rivers State
OCCUPATION : Singer-songwriter, recording artist, actress
NATIONALITY : Nigerian
MARITAL STATUS/HUSBAND : Not Married
EDUCATION : She is a graduate
INSTAGRAM : (@mercychinwo)
Here is a profile of Mercy Chinwo and it tells everything about the Gospel singer. This Mercy Chinwo biography and it is created for those of you that has been longing to know everything about the “Excess Love” singer. This post we get you acquainted with the lesser known facts about Mercy Chinwo .
Who Is Mercy Chinwo? Read Her Profile
Mercy Chinwo is a top Nigerian singer-songwriter and actress. She gained fame and rose to prominence after winning the Etisalat and Pepsi sponsored Nigerian Idol Season 2 in 2012. She lost her father when she was very young and it was her mother that single-handedly took responsibility and brought her up.
Early Life And Background
Mercy Chinwo Nnenda was born and bred in Port Harcourt, Rivers State in Nigeria. She is not just a gifted singer, she is also a song-writer and actress. Her passion for singing started at her early age, she was a member of the children’s choir in the church. When she grew up and came of age, she joined the adult choir and that was where she launched her music career .
Career (Music And Acting Career)
Mercy Chinwo Nnenda officially started her professional music career in the church, from there she took her career further by lending her vocals to musical projects by gospel music artists such as Sammie Okposo, Chris Morgan, Joe Praize, Buchi and Preye. She rose to stardom after emerging the winner of the Season 2 edition of Nigerian Idol which Etisalat and Pepsi sponsored.
She also has a career in acting. She started acting a year after winning the Nigerian Idol show, she was featured in her debut movie, a multiple award winning movie of Yvonne Nelson’s “House of Gold” . Mercy starred alongside some top merchants in Nollywood including Yvonne Nelson, Omawunmi, Majid Michael, Francis Odega and rapper Ice Prince.
Mercy Chinwo Nnenda has won numerous awards and earned several nominations as well. In year 2013, she was nominated at the Ghana Movie Awards for best music, original song. She has also won other awards and many nominations to her name.
She gained massive success when she released her first ever single titled “Testimony” in 2015 which was produced by record producer, Rotimi Keys. The following year, she released, “Igwe” a song that enjoyed massive air-waves around the country and other neighboring countries like Ghana and south Africa.
The famous gospel singer and actress has successfully released four more singles as a build up to her debut album. The most recent single she released that is currently enjoying acceptance is “Exess Love”, this song is a big hit.
Mercy Chinwo’s Songs
Mercy Chinwo currently has several songs being played everywhere in the country. Her best hit song is Excess Love, a song she released after a long wait by fans, she is not known for failure — she is not known to disappoint fans. The song talks about the excess love God has for his children. It centered on the abundant love of Jesus Christ and it was produced by Dr Roy of Eezee Productions.
Another cool song by Mercy Chinwo is “Testimony”, it is the first ever single from the beautiful lady and produced by Rotimi Keys. For those of you that hasn’t listened to the song, Testimony is a song of encouragement that is targeted at embattled individuals hoping they can find solace in the lyrics of this song.
She also used the opportunity to throw more light about her life as many people thinks she was born with a silver spoon .
Igwe is another wonderful song done by Mercy Chinwo , it was produced by A4 and released in 2016. In case you didn’t know, this song is Mercy Chinwo’s sophomore single after the release of Testimony. She released Igwe in anticipation of her Album – The Cross: My Gaze.
Others songs by Mercy Chinwo include Omeka Nnaya, On a Regular, Trust, I Am, I Need You. For those of you that haven’t heard this soul lifting songs in praise of Christ Jesus, you should download and listen to it on gospel web portals . if you can’t find them there then look it up on google.
- Excess Love
- Omeka Nnaya
- On a Regular
- I Am
- I Need You