Ladies and Gentlemen, I have the pleasure of introducing the “spirited” act, Vinchy. Here are 3 lovely singles from his debut album “The Levitation”.
Hope you’ll enjoy it.
Love. Give. Live
Vincent Chinwike Okolie also known as Vinchy, is a Nigerian songwriter, singer and businessman born in Benin City, Nigeria 15th April to the family of Engr and Mrs. S.O Okolie from Issele azagba in Aniocha north local government area of Delta state Nigeria. After the state creation in 1991 his parents moved down to Asaba where he attended Regina mundi Nusery and primary school and DPPS High school Delta state.
In 2003 Vinchy left for Port Harcourt to further his education at Rivers State College of arts and science Rumuola Port Harcourt there he developed the passion for music with a genre that cuts across Afro centric Christian Rock, Soul and Inspirational. He gained admission into Madonna University to study Accounting an in 2006 He joined The Cenacle Theatre while on campus. His theater training turned him to a master of all trades as he studied the art of Stage presentation, Drama, Choreography and African Traditional music. He met the group “Vessels for Christ” in 2007 thereafter he was inducted into the group. The group composed songs and performed in various shows and events, it was made up of six men and a Saxophone, and they had a touch of Acapella to their style of music. They recorded songs like Oba mimo, Onyeoma (composed by Vinchy) Vinchy grew to the position of Theatre Administrator in 2008, the same year he decided to invest in Music so he met with Oharisi Jude and Nifty Chops Entertainment was born. Together they had a lot of projects including the SOUNDcheck Project (Check Soundcheck Naija Group on Facebook, Youtube and www.soundchecknaija.com), the SOUNDcheck Show on 97.92FM Voice of Delta, the recording and production of various arts including Tare Osioh for 3Dmultimedia, late Oreva forever (RIP), Split (rap artist).
Vinchy dropped his first single under Nifty Chops in March 2008 titled “Ekele” this provided Vinchy a platform in the Nigerian music industry. He went back to complete his university education and in 2009 he obtained a BSc degree, he worked at the HR department of PHCN Abakiliki Business unit Ebonyi state, later he joined the Editorial CDS group Abakaliki and was Studio manager attached to Radio Nigeria 105.1 UnityFM. He went back to the studios in 2011 to work on his debut album ‘The Levitation.
Vinchy is presently into the business of Soul Winning through his music ministry and the Vinchy Okolie Foundation in partnership with Joy in Africa Foundation (JAF). enjoy God bless!!!!!
- Victor is a God Lover, Brand Management & IT Consultant, Web Developer, Digital Marketing Expert, Gospel Music Promoter. He is a passionate entrepreneur and is the CEO of Vivid360 Solutions & GMN Christian Media Company