Ice Prince Biography & Net Worth
Ice Prince was born on Oct. 30, 1986 in Minna, Niger state. At age 2, the family relocated to Jos, Plateau State. He attended St. Murumba College, Jos, then Science Tutorial College, Jos. Ice Prince also attended the University of Jos to study Zoology but dropped out due to financial constraint. He lost his father and mother in 1999 and 2011 respectively.
Zamani began his musical career in 1999. He started writing Rap songs and performing at social events in his school. Subsequently, he started recording his songs in the studio and in 2002, he formed the ECOMOG Squad with some of his friends in Jos.
The group performed together for a year before everyone went their separate ways. Later on, he met with Jude and Jesse Abaga popularly known as M. I and Jesse Jagz respectively. They started living together in 2004, and eventually moved to Lagos from Abuja. The trio met Djinee who accommodated them, and in 2008, they were making music and doing shows in Lagos and in the Eastern part of the country. Today, this group including few other musicians formed the Loopy Crew.
Ice Prince released his debut single which he titled Extraordinary in 2004. That same year, he also released Rewind. Rewind got airplays and charted top on several radio stations (inspiration Fm, Vision Fm, Unilag Fm, e.t.c) in Lagos and Abuja.
In 2009, Ice Prince won the Hennessy Artistry Club Tour. In addition, he won the 2012 Headies Award for Best Rap Album.
That same year, he won three African Artist Of The Year, Best Rap Single, and Song Of The Year at the Ghana Music Awards.
Ice Prince is a very successful musician. The bulk of his wealth comes from the royalties he receives from his music and performing at several gigs worldwide. He is also an entrepreneur and has investments in a chain of small businesses.
Ice Prince‘s current net worth is estimated to be $800,000-1,200,000.