Vinzy V Biography
The Norwegian-Ghanaian singer and songwriter, Vincent Dery makes up one-half of the duo Nico & Vinz, where he performs along with Nico Sereba.
Early Life and Education
The singer and songwriter Vincent Dery was born on August 24, 1990, in Lambertseter, Oslo, Norway. Vincent holds a Norwegian nationality and as far as his ethnicity is concerned, Vincent is a Black Norwegian.
Vincent was raised up in his hometown Lambertseter, Oslo by his parents and has done his schooling from the same place. He was keenly interested in making songs from a very young age which makes him a good singer-songwriter in the recent time.
Vincent Dery is a singer and songwriter who is one of the duo, Nico & Vinz. He and Nico Sereba perform together as Nico & Vinz.
After being influenced by their respective parents, the duo was offered to perform in an Emergenza Festival in 2011 with the brand Envy. They launched their debut single ‘One Song’ in June 2011, under the name Envy.
On April 27, 2012, the duo released their first studio album under the title, The Magic Soup, and the Bittersweet Faces. The album reached No. 37 on the Norwegian Albums Chart. The duo changed their name from Envy to Nico & Vinz in April 2013 and released ‘Am I Wrong’ in the same year, under the name Nico & Vinz.
They gained considerable name and fame after the song peaked at No. 2 on three Singles Charts, Norwegian, Danish, and Swedish. Moreover, Nico & Vinz were awarded the European Border Breakers Award at Eurosonic Festival in early 2014.
The duo launched their third studio album, EP Cornerstone and released their debut song of the album, ‘That’s How You Know’, appearing, Bebe Rexha. The song also brought them a huge name and fame as well as listed in a No. 2 in both Norway and Australia.
The 27-year old Vincent Dery is single as he is yet to be married. He kept his personal life away from the limelight. He hasn’t spoken anything about his dating and affairs.
The composer and singer, Vincent Dery has earned a decent amount of money from his singing career. Vincent’s estimated net worth is eastimated to be $1 million.
- Last modified : 13 September, 2017
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