Peter Asiegbu aka M.A.P. is a talented singer, song writer, actor, and dancer from Lagos Nigeria. He performs rap, hip hop, and gospel. He has gained incredible popularity for someone so young. And this talent has already been recognized outside his home country. He was nominated for best international artist at the 2015 M.I.A Music Awards. The first of many nominations and awards in his future.
MAP possesses the talent and musical passion to turn heads in the entertainment/music industry with his charisma, astounding studio resume, and his street credibility.
He began rapping at the age of twelve participating in schoolyard battles and ciphers, MAP 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 cos 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 MAP 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 mix tape titled Gowon Estate in 2012 featuring Timi, Shomex and Ladida.
MAP’s Keeps 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.
2014 MAP came out with his first gospel single LIFT JESUS HIGHER to glorify God for his blessing on the earth.
You can listen to it here. The first link plays right on the site, the second link takes you to his youtube channel.
This was followed by FIRE (H.C.I.M) and Me Luv which was produced by Sayz. MAP also did other freestyles just to keep the follow coming. And he is still on the game.
Map says “I’m a product of Rap/hip-hop. That’s all I listen to what I grew up on, besides what my parents had going on in the house. It’s definitely hip-hop first and everything else is just distant.”
Some of his influences have been Lil Wayne, 50 Cent, 2Pact, and VYBZ Kartel.
Face Book: www.facebook.com/mapent
Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/+PeterAsiegbuMAPENT
Listen to his music:
Reverb Nation; http://www.reverbnation.com/MAPENT
Sound Cloud: http://www.soundcould.com/mapent