Uche Ogobegwu (stage name: Uchman) is a singer, songwriter and acoustic guitarist passionate about reaching people for God with his music.
Born into a Christian home, music became a major influence in his formative years (being part of the children church choir) and by secondary school (FGCL Ijanikin) was actively involved in the schools Pentecostal Fellowships Praise and worship team.
It wasn’t till 2008 (first year in University of port-Harcourt) that he started listening to Christian rock music and later decided to learn to play the guitar and write songs in 2009.
Thus far, he has released three music singles; Ese (Your Love is Enough), The Original and We Stand In Awe which have a rich blend of Alternative, Rock and Pop (something different from the regular Nigerian Music).
Major genre: Rock/Alternative
Major Influences: Switchfoot, Matt Redman, TobyMac, Starfield, For King & Country, U2, Hillsong, Asa, Britt Nicole, Chris Tomlin and Matthew West.
In his words: Faith, Hope, Love and Music have the power to change the world.
You can reach him on twitter and Instagram @thisisuchman.