Oliver De Coque

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Oliver De Coque
Birth name Oliver Sunday Akanite
Born (1947-04-14)April 14, 1947
Origin Nnewi south, Anambra, Nigeria
Died June 21, 2008(2008-06-21) (aged 61)
Genres Igbo highlife
Occupation(s) singer, songwriter, record producer
Years active 1965–2008

Oliver De Coque (born Oliver Sunday Akanite) (April 14, 1947 – June 21, 2008) was a Nigerian singer and guitarist. He started playing music at the age of 17 with Ekpili. De Coque is from Ezinifite, Nnewi South Local Government Area, Anambra State.[1][2][3][4][5] oliver de coque has recorded not less than 73 albums in a quick succession, his music dance style is known as ogene sound , which blended modern high life and traditional Igbo music,