Lova Bernard (real name EKPE BERNARD) hails from Abia State, Eastern
Nigeria and is a graduate of the University of Lagos. He started his
music career in high school days when he used to rap at gigs back in
the days. In 1999, he and 2 other friends (Majeed and Sil) started the
defunct group “Deadly Onda Ground” but they all went their separate
ways in 2008 to pursue their solo careers.
In 2004, LOVA BERNARD’s solo debut single titled “BLACK MUSIC” hit the
airwaves and was one of the first rap video ever to be played on Music
Africa. With a mix of rapping and Singing,his other very popular
single is “THANK GOD ITS FRIDAY”which was massively played in the
While pushing gradually up the ladder, he had been privileged to work
with top Nigerian stars like 2face idibia,Sound Sultan, W4 ,
BlackFace, to mention a few.