Shina Peters is a Nigerian musician and songwriter who pioneered a sound known as Afro-Juju in the late 80s and early 90s. Born on May 30, 1958, in Ogun State, Nigeria, Shina Peters has had a long and successful career in the music industry.
Early Life and Education
Shina Peters was raised in Ogun State, Nigeria, where he grew up with a passion for music. Peters attended St. Catholic Primary School in Tolu before moving on to Ansar-un-deen Secondary School in Isolo, Lagos.
Shina Peters started his career in music as a member of Sir Shina Adewale’s Superstars band in the late 70s. He later formed his group, the Shina Adewale Superstars, and released his first album, Ace (Afro-Juju Series 1), in 1989. The album was an instant hit and firmly established Peters as a significant force in the Nigerian music industry.
Peters went on to release several other successful albums, including Shinamania, Dancing Time, and Experience. His music style, Afro-Juju, which fuses juju music with Afrobeat and highlife music, has been widely imitated in Nigeria and other African countries.
Here is a list of some of Shina Peters’ discography:
|Ace (Afro-Juju Series 1)
For a full list of Shina Peters’ discography, you can check out his profile on Boomplay.
Shina Peters is married to Sammie Peters, who is also a musician. Together, they have two children. Peters is known for his love of luxury cars and has been spotted with several high-end vehicles over the years. He also owns a mansion in Lagos, which is rumored to be worth several million dollars.
Shina Peters’ net worth is estimated to be around $6 million in US dollars. In Nigerian naira, his net worth is around ₦2.3 billion, while in Canadian dollars, it’s approximately CAD 7.5 million.
Here’s an overview of Shina Peters’ net worth in different currencies:
|CAD 7.5 million
|GHS 34 million
|KES 628 million
|South Africa Rand
|ZAR 100 million
|UGX 22 billion
|INR 440 million
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