Mercy Chinwo is a Nigerian gospel singer and actress who was born in Rivers State. Chinwo first came to prominence after winning the Etisalat and Pepsi sponsored Nigerian Idol Season 2 in 2012.
Chinwo’s father died when she was at a young age. She started her musical career by lending her vocals to musical projects by gospel music artists such as Sammie Okposo, Joe Praize, Buchi, Chris Morgan, and Preye. A year after winning the Nigerian Idols, she landed her first film role in Yvonne Nelson’s film, House of Gold starring alongside Yvonne Nelson, Majid Michel and Omawumi among others.
1. Audio: Zamar – Dear God 2 Ft. Jlyricz & Mayor & Maroqs
2. Audio + Lyrics: JPraiz – Love Inexplicable
3. Audio + Lyrics: The Max – Good God (Prod. By Mr. Soul)
4. Audio + Lyrics: Yenesini – Product Of Grace
5. 2018 Original Gospel Mixtape (Diamond Sound Mix 2.0)
She was also nominated at the 2013 Ghana Movie Awards for best music,
She released her first single, “Testimony” in 2015 which was produced by record producer, Rotimi Keys, and a year later, released, “Igwe”. In 2017, she has released 4 more singles as a build up to her debut album.