List of Igbo Highlife Musicians Who are Traditionalists (Juju) Singers
IGBO Highlife Music was believed to be the best kind of Music played by the easthern people of Nigeria . One of the main objective of Igbo traditional music is the ability to keep the people together under their culture in the same brotherhood and oneness.
Igbo Highlife Music is the best music that teaches morals, speaks reality, and a medium to showcase inner wisdom through highly talented Highlife musicians.
Over time, Igbo Highlife traditionalists claimed that the mixture of Christianity with tradition is right, in the sense that religion should play it’s role why tradition also should play it’s role in the human community.
So today, I bring you a list of Top Igbo Highlife Juju Singers in Nigeria.
1. CHIEF OZOEMENA NSUGBE
Ozoemena Nsugbe was a great Igbo Highlife musician who was the head of the Oliokata singing party. He was also referred to as Ayaka Nsugbe.
Pericoma Okoye, popularly known as Nwankwo Okoye of Arondi Izuogu of igbo land is the greatest Juju singer in the east, as well as the traditional practices. History claimed that Pericoma demonstrated his jujuish powers at Upper Iweka, Onisha collecting back from the early age when tax collection was a great means to rob and enslave people in Nigeria.
3. QUEEN THERESA ONUOHA
Queen Theresa Onuoha was the greatest female Juju singer of the igbo land. She was the great Queen of EGEDEGE special. History records that once a person joins her musical crew, such person may either remain with the crew or leave wounded.