Born on the 27th of June, 1989, Petere Igochie Akan is a 20 year old Benue State native who possesses a sultry and soulful style of singing. He has, within a short period of time, become a phenomenon in local entertainment circles! It is no surprise that Akas, who graduated from high school in 2007 made music his 1st option as a career. His childhood dream was to become mone of the worlds’ Best RnB Acts and with all modesty, we are proud to have you know that this dream is not far fetched as his voice would make any
individual with a good ear for music rate him ‘world class’. Drawing inspiration from musical icons like Tuface Idibia, R-kelly and Micheal Jackson, Akas regards himself as the next best thing to surface Nigerian showbiz. Akas, who was a participant in the maiden edition of idols West Africa, made top 25 but was eliminated due to his age which served as his limitation.
On the stable of ‘Big Dreams Entertainment’, Akas is set to release his debut album titled “DEFINITION OF MUSIC’ soon with ground breaking tracks featuring international and home based artists like Maino, Wizkid, Pope and many others.
Akas currently has 5 singles out including the newest titled “LET’S THERE”. He has also shot videos for three from his soon-to-be-released album-‘Baby no time, What I like and E Fi Mi Sile’ and they are all currently enjoying regular air play. Akas certainly has a prospective future in the entertainment industry.