Darlington Okoye, known better as Speed Darlington, is a US-based Nigerian songwriter, musician, dancer, singer, and social media comedian.
In this post, I will share with you Darlington Okoye’s biography, early life, career, and net worth. Moreover, I will also share information about his relationship with Queen Theresa Onuorah, and his current marital status. To start, let’s take a look at his biography, early childhood, and educational experience.
Speed Darlington Biography
The US-based Nigerian musician, singer, songwriter, and dancer, Darlington Okoye was born on 13th March to Mr. Pericoma Okoye and Mrs. Queen Theresa Onuorah in his hometown in Imo State.
Imo State is a state in the South-Eastern part of Nigeria. He’s a native of Arondizuogu in Ideato North local government area of Imo State.
Although his parents are not married to each other, Speed Darlington is the only son they had together while they were together.
Born in Imo State, Darlington Okoye was raised in Bronx, New York, the United States of America. Nonetheless, information regarding his educational experience is not available.
However, Speed Darlington, more or less, has a First School Leaving Certificate, and a West African Examination Certificate. An Igbo by tribe/ethnicity, Darlington is a Nigerian by nationality, and a Southerner by region.
As earlier pointed out, Darlington Okoye is professionally a musician, a songwriter, and a dancer.
Kick-started his career as a dancer in the ’90s at Queen Achakpo, Speed started a career in the music industry in 2017. More likely, he did stop dancing and pursue a career in the music industry.
His mother and father – Queen Theresa Onuorah and Pericoma Okoye – are musicians, being musicians in their prime, one wouldn’t be overly imposing to assume that Darlington’s parents influenced his career choices.
Music & Songs
Since he started his music career in 2017, Darlington Okoye has released a couple of songs. These are some of his released songs:
° My Girl
° Cash & Carry
° Bad Girl
° Saturday Night
° My Party
° Hustle Hard
° Lets Dance
° 50 inches or Better
Other Names of Darlington Okoye
Apart from his birth name – Darlington Okoye – and his stage name, Speed Darlington, the famous Nigerian musician is also known as Energy God, and Irregular speedometer.
Is Speed Darlington Queen Theresa Onuorah’s Son?
Yes, please, Speed is Queen Theresa Onuorah’s son. Truly. Queen Theresa Onuorah gave birth to him while she dated her now-ex Pericoma Okoye.
While his father Pericoma Okoye is known as a traditionalist and musician, his mother Queen Theresa Onuorah is known as the leader of the Egedege dance of Africa.
Altogether, Speed Darlington’s net worth is estimated to be between $100,000 thousand and $300,000 thousand. Of course, this is linked to the fact that he is doing well for himself, and we at Naija Biography love to see.
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