You want to know more about the Nigerian Gospel industry? Here are the list of the Top 10 Greatest Nigerian Gospel Musicians, Singers and Artists Every upcoming and Gospel Lovers must know in 2020.
NO 10 [EBEN]
Emmanuel Benjamin professionally known as Eben is one of the most celebrated Nigerian Gospel Musician, Singer, Vocalist and also a songwriter.
He was born on September 9th 1979 born and raise in Orile Lagos Nigeria.
He began his musical career in 1994 by singing in the youth choir, and later the mass choir at Winners’ Chapel.
He gain popularity after his first major public appearance, at a Youth Conference organised by Pastor Chris in 2005 where he performed his song titled ‘IMARAMA’
List of Awards he won
He Won The PBO Musical Video Awards
‘Best Male Artiste’ In 2012.
He won The Best West Africa award at the Africa Gospel Music Awards in 2013.
He Won The Album of the Year at the Crystal Awards in 2014.
He Won The Best Songwriter of the Year at the Lima Awards in 2014.
*On the Rock* released in 2007
*Phenomenon* released in 2010
*Justified* released in 2013
Magnified* released in 2015
List of All Eben Songs
*Faithful God* ft. Phil Thompson
*Shepherd Of My Soul*
*Idinma (Good God)*
*Baba Ni Bab*
*No One Like You* Ft. Nathaniel Bassey
Stream Eben On God YouTube Video Mp4 👇
NO 9 [Tope Alabi]
Tope Alabi is an household when we are talking about Nigerian Gospel Music Industry, She has really bless us with lots of mind blowing and inspiring Gospel songs. She born on 27th of October 1970 in Lagos state Nigeria, but raised in Yewa, Imeko of Ogun State, Nigeria.
She Born to the family of Pa Joseph Akinyele Obayomi and Madam Agnes Kehinde Obayomi. Her parents conceived three children and she is the only female in her family while the other are Male.
Tope Alabi was crown 👑 the Queen of Yoruba language on 21st of May 2019 at the United Bank of Africa in their 70th anniversary. For her magic voice in Singing Gospel Song in Yoruba Language.
Tope Alabi Albums
*The Spirit Of Light*
*Yes And Amen*
List of Tope Alabi Songs
*Awa Gbe O Ga* ft. TY Bello
*Orile Ede Mi*
*We Have Come*
*Yes and Amen*
*Talo Dabii Re*
*Logan Ti Ode* Ft. TY Bello & George
*Kabi O Osi*
Stream The Awa Gbe O GA by Tope Alabi ft. TY Bello YouTube Video Mp4. 👇
NO 8 [SINACH]
Osinachi Egbu Joseph (née Kalu) professionally known as Sinach. She is one of the most successful Nigerian Gospel Musician, Singer, Vocalist and also a Songwriter.
She was born on the 30th of March 1973, in Ebonyi State in the Eastern Nigerian, Sinach was the second born of her parents. The *WayMaker* singer also had her Early Education in her village in New Ebonyi State Nigeria. And She Studied physics at the University of Port Harcourt, River State Nigeria.
Osinachi Egbu Joseph (née Kalu) popularly known as *Sinach* was awarded as the First recipient of the LIMA in 2016, recognizing her contribution to gospel music in the previous decade.
Sinach Awards and Nominations
She won the LIMA Songwriter of the Decade Award in 2016.
Groove Awards Western Africa Artist Of The Year in 2016.
African Achievers’ Award for Global Excellence in 2016.
Top 100 Influential Christians in Nigeria. LIMA Song of the Year in 2019.
*Chapter One* in 2008.
*I’m Blessed* in 2011.
*Shout it Loud* in 2012.
*From Glory to Glory* in 2013.
*Sinach at Christmas* in 2013.
*Sinach Live in Concert in The Name of Jesus* in 2014.
*He Did It Again* in 2015.
*Waymaker* – Live in 2016.
*There’s an Overflow* in 2018.
*Best of Sinach* in 2018.
*Great God (Live in London)* in 2019.
*All I See is You*
*Glory to God*
*There’s An Overflow*
*I Humbly Bow*
*All Things Are Ready*
*You Are Awesome*
Stream YouTube Video Mp4 of Way Maker by Sinach.
NO 7 [Tim Godfrey]
He was born in Kaduna State in the Northern Region on 26th of August 1979, in Kaduna, Nigeria, to Mr and Mrs Victor Godfrey. Timothy Chukwudi GodFrey parent have six children which he came out to be the second born of his parents.
He had his early education in Kaduna State, and studied Fine Art and Musicology which received doctorate certificate in 2018 at International University of Ambassadors, Georgia, USA.
Tim Godfrey is the CEO, manager and director of the “Xtreme Crew,” a Christian musical group founded by him in 2004.
Tim GodFrey Awards and Norminations
BEFFTA Award UK – 2011
Best Artiste of the year nominee at the Future Awards – 2012
NEA Award U.S.A. for the Best Gospel Artist/Group of the year – 2012
Nine nominations at the Crystal Award – 2015.
Male Artists of Excellence at Africa Gospel and Media Awards (AGAMA) – 2019.
Best International Artist nominee at the Premier Gospel Awards – 2019
Male African Artiste of the Year at the GTMA Awards – 2019
Tim GodFrey Albums
Tim GodFrey Songs
*On My Way*
*Onaga (It’s working)*
*Bless the Lord*the
Watch YouTube Video Mp4 of Benzima by Tim GodFrey.
NO 6 [Steve Crown]
Crown Uche Okolo popularly / professionally called Steve Crown is one the fastest raising Gospel Ministry, Gospel Singer and songwriter in Nigeria and globally.
He was born in Abuja, Nigeria, Steve hails from Benue State, North central of Nigeria nlhe is now 27years old.
He became interested in music when he was still four years old he joined his church choir (Saint John’s Anglican Church) at the age of eight.
Crown Uche Okolo known as Steve Crown graduated with a diploma in law from the University of Abuja [UNIABUJA].
He came into limelight after the release of his song titled “You are great”. He’s the founder and president of Lakelight Entertainment with the vision of helping the upcoming Gospel Singers.
Steve Crown Awards and Norminations
Best artist of the year in 2016 by Christian legendary inpact maker awards
Best Album of the Year in 2016 by Gifted magazine
Best Gospel song of the year in 2016 by Sceptre Awards.
Steve Crown Albums
*Faith is Rising* released in 2019
*Nations Will Rise and Sing* released in 2017
*You are great* released in 2016
Steve Crown Songs
*We Wait on You*
*Egbe Jesu Ga*
*You Are Yahweh
Stream YouTube Video Mp4 of you are great by Steve Crown
NO 5 [Lara George]
Lara George is one of the most talented Gospel Artist, Musician, Singer, Songwriter and Producer that Nigeria have produced. She came into the lime light after the release of her song titled *Dansaki* that received a massive acceptance in the gospel music industry.
She was born in Lagos State, Nigeria into the family of Oluwole Baiomo as the the fourth born of five children to her parents. She attended The Queen’s College, Lagos State, Nigeria. And studied Architecture at the University Of Lagos (UNILAG).
Lara George Awards & Norminations
She was Norminated as the Best Gospel Artiste in 2016 by KORA Awards.
She won the Best Gospel Artiste in 2016 by BEN TV UK Award.
She won the Best Female Vocalist in 2014 by Crystal Awards.
She won the Trailblazer of the Year in 2013 by Africa Gospel Music Awards.
She won the Best African Female Gospel Artiste in 2012 by Gospel Music Awards.
She won the Best Gospel Artiste in 2011 by Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
She Won Best Vocal Performance (Female) in 2010 by The Headies Awards.
She won the Best Female Vocalist in 2010 by Nigeria Music Awards.
She was Norminated as the Best Vocal Performance (Female) in 2008.
Lara George Albums
*Forever In My Heart* in 2008.
*Lara George* in 2009.
*Higher* – The Dansaki Album in 2012.
*Love Nwantintin* in 2014.
*The Medley* in 2014.
*A Slice of Heaven* in 2017.
Lara George Songs
O Ti Se
Mu Mi De’le
Forever In My Heart
Rest of My Life
Stream YouTube Video Mp4 of Dansaki by Lara George.
NO 4 [SAMSONG]
Samson Uche Mogekwu popularly /professionally know as Samsong is an Abuja based Nigerian Gospel Ministry, Gospel Musician, Singer, Songwriter and Vocalist. Born on November 30th 1974 (43 lovers years) originated from Delta State, Nigeria but based in Abuja, Nigeria.
He had his Primary & Secondary school education in Warri, Delta state Nigeria. and majored in Accounting and graduated from the great Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo state. He came into limelight after the release of his mind blowing Gospel song titled “Bianule” that earn a lots of massive from the Gospel music lovers.
The psalmist Awards in 2000
He was Awarded as the “Best Vocalist of the Year Award” by Today’s Music Award in 2004.
He was Awarded as the “Best Vocalist of the Year Award” by the The Amen’s awards in 2005.
He was awarded as for “The Best Video of the Year Award” by the Vigoma Awards in 2005 .
He was Awarded for “The Grace Honorary Award for excellence” in 2007.
He was nominated for “The Best Gospel Artist” by the Nigerian Entertainment Awards in 2008.
*My Sound Of Worship*
*By The Holy ghost*
*Church Boy Reloaded*
*On Top Of The World*
*Jesus I Love You*
*Life Belongs to You*
E Dey Work*
Stream YouTube Video Mp4 of Bianule by Samsong
NO 3 [Mercy Chinwo]
She was born on September 5th 1990 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State Nigeria. She is the fourth child in a family of five (first daughter). Chinwo got involved in music at a very early age because she lost her father at her teen age. This makes her more serious and to be more focus on her music career.
Mercy Chinwo Awards and Norminations
She won the Best Gospel Artiste in 2018 by CLIMAX Awards.
She won the Gospel Artiste of the Year in 2019 by Galaxy Music Awards.
She won the Female Artiste of the Year in 2019 by Africa Gospel Awards Festival (AGAFEST).
She won the Song of the Year for her song ‘Excess Love’ in 2019 by Africa Gospel Awards Festival (AGAFEST).
She won the Female African Artiste of the Year in 2019 by Gospel Touch Music Awards.
She won the Artiste of Excellence West Africa in 2019 by Africa Gospel Music Awards, (AGMMA).
Mercy Chinwo Albums
*The Cross: My Gaze*. 2018
Mercy Chinwo songs
*Power Belongs to Jesus*
Stream YouTube Video Mp4 of Obinasom by Mercy Chinwo
NO 2 [Nathaniel Bassey]
Nathaniel Bassey is one of the greatest Gospel Musician, Singer, Artist, Songwriter, producer and instrumentalist. He was in the family of Mr E Joshua Bassey, His father is one one of the Gospel Minister in Apostolic Church Bashua Assembly.
Nathaniel Bassey was born in Lagos State Nigeria but hail in Ikot Ofon Ikono, Uyo local government area in Akwa-Ibom state, South-South Nigeria on 27th of August 1978 (age 41–42).
He came into limelight after the release of mind blowing Gospel song titled “Imela” which has over 44 millions views on YouTube “Oni se Iyanu” and “Olowogbogboro”
Nathaniel Bassey Awards and Norminations
Gospel Artiste of the Yearby City People Music Awards In 2017.
Best Gospel Artist by Africa Muzik Magazine Awards & Music Festival Awards (AFRIMMA) in 2017.
Jesus the Resurrection and Life was nominated for Album of Excellence by African Gospel Music Awards (AGMMA) in 2019.
Artist of the Year nominee by the Crystal Gospel Awards in 2019.
Nathaniel Bassey Albums
*Someone’s at The Door* in 2010.
*Son of God and Imela* in 2014.
*This God Is Too Good* in 2016.
*Revival Flames* in 2017.
*Jesus: The Resurrection and the Life* in 2018.
Nathaniel Bassey Songs
Holy Ghost Air
Book of Life
Owner of The Key
No One Like You
Someone’s At The Door
Stream YouTube Video Mp4 of Imela by Nathaniel Bassey 👇
NO 1 [Frank Edwards]
Frank Ugochukwu Edward’s popularly / professionally know as Frank Edwards is a Nigerian Gospel Artist, Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Producer and Instrumentalist.
He was born on 22nd July 1989 (age 31) in Nnsuka Enugu State in the South Eastern part of Nigeria into the family of Seven.
He begin his music career when he was ten years old. He is the CEO of record label Rocktown Records, which is home to recording artists such as Edwards himself, Gil, Divine, King BAS, Nkay, David, Dudu and Micah Heavens and others.
Frank Edwards Awards and Norminations
West Africa Best Male Vocalist by Love World Awards in 2012.
Best Hit Single by Love World Awards in 2012.
Best Male Vocal by Nigeria Gospel Music Awards in 2012.
Male Artiste of the Year by Africa, Nigeria Gospel Music Awards in 2012.
Song of the Year by Nigeria Gospel Music Awards in 2012.
Male Artiste of the Year by Africa Gospel Music Awards in 2013.
Gospel Artiste of the Year by Nigeria Entertainment Awards in 2014.
Best Male Vocalist by Nigerian Gospel Music Foundation Awards (Crystal Awards) in 2014.
Most Notable Achievement by Nigerian Gospel Music Foundation Awards (Crystal Awards) in 2014.
Best Collaboration ‘Hail My King’ by Obiwon ft Frank Edwards, Eben & Kenny K’ore by Nigerian Gospel Music Foundation Awards (Crystal Awards) in 2014.
The Gospel Artist of the Year by City People Music Award in 2015.
Gospel Artiste of the Year by Nigeria Entertainment Awards in 2016.
Gospel Artiste of the Year by City People Music Award in 2016.
Frank Edwards Albums
“The Definition” 2008
“Angels on the Runway” 2010
“Grace with Don Moen” 2016
“Birthday Ep”, 2016
“Born in July” 2017
“I’m Supernatural” 2018l
“Unlimited” Verse 1, 2017
“Unlimited” Verse 2, 2018
Frank Edwards Songs
“Nara Ekele” 2016
“Oghene Do” 2017
“Here to Sing ft Chee” 2017
“Heaven Rocks” 2018
“Wetin I Gain” 2019
Stream YouTube Video Mp4 of If Not For You by Frank Edwards 👇
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