Tope Alabi Biography, Age, Education, Parents, Husband, Career, and Net Worth

Tope Alabi is a popular gospel musician in Nigeria she was a native of Ogun State in the western part of the country. She came into the limelight in the Nigerian entertainment industry in the early 2000s when she started her career. 


I’m very sure you know Tope Alabi, but I bet you if you know her completely. In this article, I will explain all the important information about the popular Nigerian gospel singer including her biography, age, net worth, career, husband, children, personal life, awards, and other important information about her. 




Full Name: Tope Alabi

Date of Birth: 27 October 1970

Place of Birth: Lagos State

Parents: Pa Joseph Akinyele Obayomi and Madam Agnes Kehinde Obayomi

Husband: Soji Alabi

Nationality: Nigerian

Net worth: $2 million




Tope Alabi is a popular Nigerian gospel musician, she is also known by several nicknames like Oore to O common and Agbo Jesu due to her first songs.


According to the available information, Tope Alabi’s full name is Patricia Temitope Alabi. She was born on 27th October 1970. She is the only daughter of her parents.


Tope Alabi was born into the family of Pa Joseph Akinyele and Madam Agnes Kehinde, they hail from Yewa, Imeko of Ogun State.




Tope Alabi attended Oba Akinyele Memorial High School where she obtained her West Africa School Certificate in 1986 before she proceeded to the Polytechnic Ibadan where she studied Mass Communication and graduated in 1990.




Tope Alabi was an aspiring actress from a young age, while she was in secondary school she joined a theater group where she showed her talent. 


Likewise, she also joined another movie group that is known as Jesters International group in 1983 and she was able to act with Papilolo and Aderupoko. Tope Alabi worked with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Ibadan between 1990 & 1991.


Tope Alabi worked with Centre-spread Advertising Limited, Lagos from 1991 – 1992.


In 1994, Tope Alabi joined the Alade Aromire Theatre group, in this group she discovered and developed her musical talent.


So she started making several soundtracks for movie productions during her time with the Theatre group.


Tope Alabi dropped her first album in 2000, titled Oore ti O Common (uncommon favor). This album was a hit and the album brought her into the limelight. She was able to get her nicknames Oore ti O Common and Agbo Jesu.


Tope Alabi went on to release two more albums – Ikoko Dudu and Baba Iwo la k’epe.


As of the moment of writing this article, Tope has released eleven albums. She made soundtracks with popular songwriter and photographer TY Bello. Her album, The Spirit of Light, 2019 was done in conjunction with TY Bello.


One of the tracks, Logan ti o de went viral within a few hours of release. It is still one of her popular songs till now.  


Tope Alabi Songs and Albums


These eleven albums include;

  • Agbara Olorun & Agbara re Ni, 2005
  • The Spirit of Light with TY Bello, 2019
  • Selected album list of Tope Alabi



Over the years, Tope Alabi has received several awards are recognition including;


  • Gospel Artiste of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2015
  • Best Soundtrack Artiste of the Year, City People Movies Awards,
  • Proclamation Award, New York State Senate, 2016
  • Award presented by Gospel Promotion Outreach, Orioke Baba Abiye Ede.


Personal Life

At the moment of writing this article, Tope is married to Soji Alabi. Soji used to be a manager and producer before they got married.


According to the available information, Soji Alabi led Tope to Christ after he perceived God wanted to use her in the music industry.


They started courting in 1998 before getting married on November 16th, 2000. 


Currently, they are blessed with four children. Tope Alabi’s hobbies are watching movies, watching table tennis, going on vacation, and more. 


Currently, Tope Alabi and her husband Soji own a music label, Tope Alabi Gospel Vibes. Under this label, they organize events and concerts like the annual Praise The Almighty Concert.


The couple also owned Mardebra Comforter Foundation, a subsidiary of the Gospel Vibes. This foundation is designed to cater to orphans and the less privileged in Nigeria. 


Net Worth


At the moment of writing this article, Tope Alabi’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million. Her source of income is from the success of a musical career. She has been in the Nigerian gospel music industry for over 20 years. 


Made her money from music concerts, streaming revenue and others. 


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