Paul Okoye(Rude Boy) Net Worth, Bio, Age, Girlfriend, Ethnicity, Height, Career

Paul Okoye

Paul Okoye aka Rude Boy is a Nigerian singer, musician, entrepreneur, YouTuber, media face, Internet personality, and social media star. He is well-known for his upbeat songs and albums.

Throughout his singing career, he has released a number of albums. His albums include Get Squared, Best of P Squared, Danger, and others. Let me tell you that he recently released his new album, ‘Rudykillus.’ It has a whopping 12 songs.

Furthermore, Paul is making headlines on Google because his wife, Anita Isama Okoye, has filed for divorce. The divorce news went viral in the country on August 20, 2021 (Friday). Anita demanded USD 15,000 in spousal support each month.

Quick Facts

Full Real Name Paul Okoye.
Famous Name Rude Boy.
Date of Birth 18 November 1981.
Place of Birth Jos, Nigeria.
Current Residence Lagos, Nigeria.
Profession Musical Artist, Singer, entrepreneur, and social media star.
Net worth USD 8-9 Million (approx.).
Nationality Nigerian.
Age (as of 2021) 39 years old.
Ethnicity African.
Zodiac Sign Scorpio.
Education Graduate.
School/College The University of Abuja.
Religion Christianity.
Height (approx.) In Feet Inches: 5′ 11″.
In Meters: 1.8 m.
In Centimetres: 180 cm.
Weight (approx.) In Kilograms: 66-71 kg.
In Pounds: 145-156 lbs.
Hair Color Black.
Hair Length Short.
Eye Color Dark Brown.

Paul Okoye Biography And Age

Paul Okoye(Rude Boy) was born on November 18, 1981, in Jos, Nigeria. He currently resides in Lagos, Nigeria. In the music industry, he is popularly known as Rude Boy. Paul will be 39 years old in 2020, according to his birthdate.

He enrolled in a local school in his hometown. He enrolled in the University of Abuja for his bachelor’s degree after graduating from high school. He had always aspired to be a successful person in life and worked hard to achieve that goal.

Paul Okoye Parents

Mazi Moses Okoye (father) and Josephine Okoye (mother) gave birth to him (mother). There is no accurate information about his parents’ occupations. Furthermore, his mother died in 2012 in India after undergoing 5 hours of heart surgery.

Rude Boy is the twin brother of Peter Okoye, a Nigerian singer. Mary Okoye, Lilian Okoye, Ifeanyi Okoye, Henry Okoye, Jude Okoye, and Tony Okoye are his siblings. He is a Christian of African descent.

Paul Okoye
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Paul Okoye Girlfriend & Dating

Who is Paul Okoye dating? Okoye first met Anita Isama Okoye during their graduation at the University of Abuja. They initially became friends before beginning to date. Paul and Anita decided to marry after ten years of dating.

On March 22, 2014, the couple married in Port Harcourt, the capital of Rivers State. They had a lavish wedding. Anita Isama Okoye and Rude Boy are the epitomai of a perfect couple.

On April 11, 2013, Paul Okoye and Anita welcomed their first child, a son. Andre Okoye was his given name. Anita later gave birth to twins, a boy, and a girl, in 2017. They were given the names Nadia and Nathan. All of the children live with their mothers and participate in all of the festivals.

On 20 August 2021, word spreads on the Internet that Anita has filed for divorce at the Abuja High Court. Furthermore, the divorce rumors began in April, when Anita relocated to the United States with her children.

According to reports, Anita Okoye also sought USD 15,000 per month in spousal support. So far, no one has mentioned the reason for their divorce. In any case, neither Paul nor Anita have issued a statement regarding their divorce.

Paul Okoye Career

After finishing his studies, Rude Boy began his career as a musician. He was a member of the school’s music and drama club. He began making cover songs for Michael Jackson, Bobby Brown, and MC Hammer. In addition, he posted his official music videos on his YouTube channel.

In 2003, he began performing under the name ‘P-Square’ with his twin brother, Peter Okoye. Through Square Records, they released a slew of albums and songs. Bring It On, Personally, Positif, Beautiful Onyinye, Getting Down, and other singles were released by Peter and Paul.

P-albums Square’s include Game Over (2007), Last Nite (2003), Double Trouble (2014), and others. The group disbanded in 2016 due to a disagreement over the role of their manager.

Paul later began working as a solo artist. In 2017, he released his first solo single, ‘Fire Fire.’ The following year, he released ‘Nkenji Keke.’ In 2019, ‘Reason With Me’ became one of his most popular songs.

Let me also mention that he is the founder and owner of the record label ‘Fire Department Inc.’ It was founded in 2019. Aside from that, he will release his latest album in July 2021. ‘Rudykillus’ is the title of the album. It contains 12 chart-topping songs.

Paul Okoye Net Worth

How much is Paul Okoye’s net worth? Paul Okoye makes a good living from his varied career. He would earn approximately USD 22-25k (approx.) from his singing career. Furthermore, he is compensated by his record labels.

Furthermore, he lives in a luxurious home that would cost around USD 300-350k (approx.). His home also has a large swimming pool and two branded cars. His net worth is estimated to be between $8 and $9 million USD.


  • In his spare time, he enjoys playing the piano.
  • Paul uses his Instagram profile to sell a variety of products.
  • As of August 2021, his YouTube channel had 1.17 million subscribers.
  • As a big fan of photoshoots, he shared a lot of them on his social media account.
  • Rude Boy enjoys eating peanuts and cashews.
  • He trains in boxing at home with the help of a personal trainer.
  • He primarily released songs in the Dancehall Reggae, R&B, Afrobeats, and hip-hop genres.
  • He frequently swims in his house’s swimming pool.
  • Paul Okoye was interviewed on Accelerate TV.