Ice Prince, born Panshak Zamani, is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist and actor. Most recently, he signed a recording deal with American Label 300 Entertainment and is expected to release a new single titled Make Up Your Mine Ft. Tekno in the coming weeks. His career as an Afro-beat Hip-hop artiste dates back to 2004, when Ice Prince joined forces with M.I., Jesse Jagz and a few others under the label Chocolate City. Ice Prince rose to fame after releasing “Oleku”, one of Africa’s most remixed songs of all time. His musical career from that day forward would never be the same. In 2009, he won the Hennessy Artistry Club Tour, leading him to be critically acclaimed as one of the hottest African rappers in the game and cementing Ice Prince’s global brand as an artist. Since then, Ice Prince has collaborated with many industry heavy hitters globally including: Major Lazer, French Montana, Wizkid, Wale, Jeremih, Davido, MI, Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Jidenna, Gyptian, Krept & Konan, Sarkodie, AKA,, Robbie Celeste,, and more. In 2015, Ice Prince was featured as a performing artist for the Global Citizens Festival in Central Pack, NY.
Ice Prince’s talent is undeniable. He has won and been nominated for over fifty musical achievement awards, including the BET Awards (winner: Best International Act: Africa 2012 & 2013), MTV Africa Music Awards (winner: Best Hip Hop), MOBO Awards (winner: Best African Act), Channel O Music Video Awards (winner: Most Gifted African West Video, Most Gifted Video of the Year, Most Gifted Hip-hop Video of the Year, Most Gifted Reggae Video of the Year), The Headies Award (winner: Artiste of the Year, Album of the Year, Best Rap Album, Hip Hop World Revelation of the Year, Song Of The Year) and the Ghana Music Award (African Artist of the Year), amongst numerous others.
In 2018, Ice Prince emerged as the most streamed African Rapper on Spotify with 18 million streams on Spotify. His musical catalogue includes 3 albums: Everybody Loves Ice Prince (2011), Fire of Zamani (2013) and Jos to The World (2016). Some of his notable hit singles include: Particular, Oleku, Boss, Feel Alright, Aboki, and Marry You amongst others