Shina Peters Biography

The biography of Akanbi Oluwashina Peters well known as Sir Shina Peters is a Nigerian Juju musician born on the 30th of May, 1958 in Ogun State.

He was born into the family of Emmanuel Adakun Peters and Victoria Asake Peters. He is known to be the “Oba of Nigerian Music”.

Full NameAkanbi Oluwashina Peters
Popular NameSir Shina Peters
Date of BirthMay 30, 1958
Place of BirthOgun State
State of BirthOgun State
WifeSammie Ayoka Peters
ChildrenClarence Peters, Clinton Peters, Seyi Peters
Net Worth$1.4 million

Shina Peters Biography

Shina Peters Biography

Akanbi Oluwashina Peters well known as Sir Shina Peters was born on the 30th of May, 1958 in Ogun State, Southwestern part of Nigeria.

Shina Peters Early Life

He was born to Emmanuel Adakun Peters (father) and Victoria Asake Peters (father). We have no record of his siblings.

Shina Peters started exploring his musical ambitions at a very tender age. He would attend different local concerts and music competitions held within his state during his teenage days.

Shina Peters Career

Shina Peters’ music career began at a young age and he came into the limelight almost immediately when he started singing and performing, the journey started when he will gather his friends under a tree where he performs in his local dialect entertaining everyone listening and at the same time attracting passersby.

He and his friend created a group called “Olushina and His Twelve Fantastic Brothers” and that has really contributed to his success in music as he never relents, he furthered his musical career by learning to play musical instruments, he learned how to play the guitar, drum set and the piano.

At the age of 19, Shina Peters joined the Ebenezer Obey Music Band as his boss Ebenezer Obey groomed him for the journey yet to come, he had a good time with the band and he started making history right from there.

Shina Peters Songs

Shina Peters biography wouldn’t be complete without mentioning the projects that brought him to fame, the first one that really shook the country was “Ace” in 1989 as it was one of the best selling songs, never forget Shinamania too.

Check out some of the popular Shina Peters songs below:

  • Way to freedom (1980)
  • Freedom (1981)
  • Money power (1982)
  • Ko temi fun mi (1984)
  • Sewele (1986)
  • Ace (1989)
  • Shinamania (1990)
  • Dancing time (1991)
  • Experience (1992)
  • Mr. President (1993)
  • My child (1994)
  • Kilode (1995)
  • Love (1996)
  • Reunion (1997)
  • Playmate (1999)
  • Happy hour (2001)
  • Payback time (2005)
  • Splendour (2006)
  • D one 4 me (2012)
  • Oluwa Yo Pese
  • Omo Bo

Shina Peters Personal Life

Entertainment runs in the blood of Shina Peters‘ Family. Shina Peters reportedly met Clarion Chukwura, a Nollywood veteran, on a movie set titled “Money Powers” in the 80s, and they began to court themselves.

Shina Peters Marriage

Shina Peters got married to Sammie Ayoka Peters in 1983. Their union got blessed with two other children named Seyi Peters and Clinton.

Shina Peters and Clarion Chukwura gave birth to Clarence Peters, a renowned music video producer. However, Shina Peters and Clarion Chukwura failed to tie the knot.

Shina Peters Parents

Who are the parents of Shina Peters? The parents of Emmanuel Adakun Peters and Victoria Asake Peters

Shina Peters Father

Who is the father of Shina Peters? Emmanuel Adakun Peters is the father of Nigerian Juju singer, Shina Peters.

Shina Peters Mothers

Who is the mother of Shina Peters? Victoria Asake Peters is the mother of Nigerian Juju singer, Shina Peters.

Shina Peters Wife

Who is the wife of Shina peters? The wife of Shina Peters is Sammie Ayoka Peters. They got married in 1983 and their union is blessed with three children.

Shina Peters Instagram

Shina Peters is an active user of Instagram where he interacts with his teaming followers. He has 31.7K followers as of June, 2022 with a handle @sirshinapeters.

Shina Peters Net Worth

Sir Shina Peters net worth is estimated to be about $1.4 million with a lot of assets.


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