Labarihub.Com throwback Friday with Innocent Ujah Idibia A.K.A 2face


Here on our throw back Friday we have one of the finest and most successful musician in Naija, he's **Innocent Ujah Idibia**, popularly known as **2 face**

  He's a legendary Nigerian singer, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur.
Labarihub.com has brought to you fifteen amazing facts about him.

1. 2face was born Innocent Ujah Idibia in Jos, Plateau State

2. 2face is an Idoma man from Benue State.

3. Aside from being a singer, 2face is a songwriter, record producer and an entrepreneur.

4. He has an Ordinary Nigerian Diploma (OND) in Business Administration  from the Institute of Management & Technology (IMT), Enugu, for those who taught he's not educated.

5. While in IMT, 2face started composing and singing radio jingles at the GB Fan Club at Enugu State Broadcasting Services (ESBS) in 1996.

6. In 1996, he adopted the stage name 2Face (Tuface).

7. He met Blackface, his former Plantashun Boiz band mate, while at IMT, Enugu.

8. 2face abandoned school after his OND for music, an act that did not go down well with his parents.

9. Blackface’s uncle, Captain Moses Ahmedu, housed 2face at his Festac home when the singer moved to Lagos in 1997.

10. Before coming to Lagos with Blackface, 2face came to the centre of excellence for the first time in 1992 with a friend and spent one week before returning to Markurdi, Benue State.

11. Faze later joined Blackface and Tuface to form Plantashun Boiz.

12. Plantashun Boiz sang back up for Weird MC before their first album came out in 2000.

13. Plantashun Boiz first performance fee was N10,000 with 2face taking home a little above N3,000.

14. Plantashun Boiz broke up in 2004.

15. 2face is the first contemporary Nigerian artist to have his song featured in a Hollywood movie. African Queen was on the soundtrack of the film Phat Girlz.

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