Mercy Chinwo Biography | Age | Career | Education | Net Worth
Mercy Chinwo is a well known talented and inspiring gospel vocalist and songwriter, Who became active in the music industry when she wins the Nigerian Idol Season 2 in 2012.
She got signed to Eezee Concepts’ record label in 2017; She’s been known worldwide for her unique voice in the Gospel, contemporary gospel and worship genres of music
5 September 1990
Early Life & Education
Mercy Nnenda Chinwo was born on the 5th of September 1990 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria, She is the first child of her parents with the other five follows.
She lost her father during her early stage of life, she was then left with her mother who brought her up;
She has been into music since her early age through her church choir, where she began as one of the church’s children choir then promoted to the adult choir
Mercy Chinwo has also been into acting before she majored music. She got into the limelight in 2012 after winning Season 2 of a popular acting talent show – Nigerian Idol. After which, in 2013, she landed her first film role in Yvonne Nelson’s film, “House of Gold” where other stars such as Yvonne Nelson, Majid Michel, and Omawumi featured.
Mercy started her musical career by voicing to musical projects by top Nigerian gospel music artistes such as Sammie Okposo, Joe Praize, Buchi, Chris Morgan, and Preye whom she featured in a single “Eze”.
In 2017 Mercy Chinwo’s big move came after EeZee Concepts, a gospel music label owned by Mr. Ezekiel ThankGod, endorsed her. EeZee.
Mercy Chinwo released her first single, “Testimony”, in 2015, and another single “Igwe” in 2016. Her first album was in 2018, “The cross my Gaze”. “The cross my Gaze” consists of lots of soul-uplifting gospel songs that are still trending in Nigerian Christian space.
Mercy Chinwo has collaborated with international artists. She did a remix of her most popular song, “Excess love” with JJ Hairston, Youthful Praise, and The Gratitude.
Mercy Chinwo et worth is currently estimated to be $150,000.