Artist Name: MAP
Genre: Rap: Hip Hop, Hard core
Place of Birth: Gowon Estate, Lagos NIGERIA
PETER CHINEMEREM ASIEGBU, rapper, singer, songwriter, actor and dancer, was born may 06, 1988, in Gowon Estate, Lagos, Nigeria.
Working on my project 2014, which is a new Demo and my first mix tape titled HIGHER, featuring SAYZ, CRUDES,DALILONE and other artist from the XPOZE RADIO SHOW. And also planning on touring some colleges and universities
Peter attended Siena International nursery and primary school and finished in Christ the Savior nursery and primary school, then went did his secondary education at Alimosho Grammar School.
There, he absorbed the acute attention to form associated with john Okike (JOHNNY NASH),Silas (chi byk), also met Henry Lawrence (HL) subsequently refining his own visual and conceptual vocabulary that emerged through his focus on the points of intersection between real life fact, his life and the world around him also including music, dancing and acting.
He possesses the talent and musical passion to turn heads in the entertainment/music industry with his charisma, astounding studio resume, and his street credibility all obtained at such a young age. He began rapping at the age of twelve participating in schoolyard battles and ciphers.
Peter spent his early years in Gowon Estate, Lagos. In 1998 he and his parent moved to Gemade Estate. He is a real Lagos boy to say because he has been in Lagos from the day of birth till date. His passion for rapping helped keep him focused. He continued to work on his rapping/managing skills and formed a rap group called T2K Crew in 2005 with friend Johnny Nash and Chi byk. Two years later MAP met HL who helped him improve on his rapping skill.
In 2010 Peter, Shomex, Ladida, 5th Element, L.A and Simon and they worked together at Gikro Records. In 2011 he (MAP) did his very first studio recording titled Swag, featuring Shomex and Simon.
Followed with a single titled Gowon Estate in 2012 featuring Timi, Shomex and Ladida.
Peter‘s kept the Hits Coming with the release of the song "Ko Ma Ro" in 2013, MAP the rapper has secured his spot as a popular rap artist. Then followed She Don’t Wanna Love, A Man like Me, and Gbesunmomi.
He is also nominated for the M.I.A Awards which will be coming up on the 4th of April 2015 in Atlanta Georgia USA as one of the best International artist
2014 is also a very good year for Peter as he recorder is first gospel ever titled HIGHER, followed FIRE (H.C.I.M) and Me Luv which was produced by Sayz.