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.


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.