Nigerian Reggae Gospel Artist ‘Buchi’ Celebrate His 56th Birthday Today!

Nigerian Gospel Singer, Buchi turns 56 today. The gospel singer was born on June 24, 1963.

Nigerian Reggae Gospel Artist 'Buchi' Celebrate His 56th Birthday
Buchi Atuonwu

Buchi took to Facebook to announced his birthday, below is what he wrote;

“It’s my birthday!
When I was much younger, I thought 56 was old. Now here I am, leaping over walls, running through troops and still able to climb all those mango trees
This is the doing of the Lord!
Join me lick a 56 gunshot-salute to Jesus, my Lord n keeper.

Nigerian Reggae Gospel Artist 'Buchi' Celebrate His 56th Birthday

Checkout interesting facts about the singer below;

Buchi Atuonwu, popularly known as Buchi, is a Nigerian reggae gospel artist. He started as a disc jockey in night clubs.


Buchi has released five audio albums and two video albums. The audio albums are as follows:

1. These Days
2. So Beautiful
3. What a life
4. The Sound of Life
5. Over the years

Personal life

Buchi was born in Kaduna in 1963. He has lived most of his life in Lagos.


Buchi started his education in Enugu in Methodist College, and Federal Government College. He gained admission to University of Lagos in 1983 to study English language and literary studies. He graduated with a BA and MA in 1986 and 1988 respectively. He took up an appointment with the university at the end of his program to lecture and run a PhD program. Buchi remained a staff member of the Department of English of the university until 1994.

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