We at Amuwo Parrot News (APN) is wishing Nigerian music legend Bongos Ikwue a happy birthday today [June 6, 1942]. Many love him for his soulful, folksy songs, the most popular of which includes: Cockcrow At Dawn, Still Searching, Amen, Otachikpokpo and a host of others.
Bongos Ikwue was always original; he never tried to imitate any artist, local or international and focused on perfecting his chosen genre.
The man always had enormous stage presence and an uncanny ability to connect with his crowds no matter where he performed. Bongos Ikwue was indeed in a class of his own.
Happy Birthday Bongos Ikwue!