Ugbekile Boy Spyce, also known as David Osemeke, is a Nigerian Afrobeat musician and song composer who shot to popularity after his freestyle video for Wizkid and Tems’ smash song “Essence” went viral on the internet.

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Mr. and Mrs. Ugbekile welcomed him into the world on May 10, 2001, in Edo State, Nigeria. For most of his childhood, he lived on the Jakande Estate Isolo.

As a youngster, Boy Spyce showed a strong interest in music, as seen by his frequent posting of freestyles to his social media accounts.