Dailygospelvibe Top 10 Nigerian Gospel Artists in 2020
The Nigerian Gospel music industry has produced lots of high-class male and female gospel singers that are high fliers of the Nigerian flag.
The Nigerian gospel music industry has produced household names like Mercy Chinwo, Prospa Ochimana, Tim Godfrey, Eben, Sinach, Frank Edwards, Ada Ehi, Dunsin Oyekan, Steve Crown, Ty Bello, Elijah Oyelade, Nathaniel Bassey, Joe Praize, etc.
We’ve compiled a list of Nigerian male gospel singers and a list of Nigerian female gospel singers.
What is the Job of Gospel Singers? Gospel Musicians minister God’s word through spirit-filled praise & worship songs.
Top 10 Trending Nigerian Gospel Artists
Osinachi Joseph, professionally known as Sinach, is a vibrant Nigerian singer, songwriter, and senior worship leader at Loverworld. She has released so many powerful worship songs that are massively played in churches today. Sinach’s I Know Who I am is one the popular song that boosted her popularity in Africa and also the second song that announced her globally is “Way-Maker”.
2. Frank Edwards
Frank Ugochukwu Edwards, professionally known as Frank Edwards is a Popular Nigerian Contemporary Gospel artist and songwriter. The gospel musician gained popularity with a song he released titled, “Mma Mma”. He is also known for his popular song like Mighty warrior, You are Good, and Eze Ndi Eze.
Lastly, Frank Edwards is the founder and owner of the record label Rocktown Records.
3. Nathaniel Bassey
The Brain behind #HallelujahChalleng, Nathaniel Bassey is a respected Nigerian gospel artiste, who gained popularity for his powerful song “Imela”, “Onise Iyanu” and “Olowogbogboro”. Nathaniel Bassey is a man that loves to worship.
4. Mercy Chinwo
The Excess Love crooner is a popular Nigerian gospel songstress who is all over the continent with her popular song, “Excess Love”. According to Wikipedia “She won the Nigerian Idol Season 2 in 2012”. She currently the best Nigerian gospel singer; or do you have anybody in mind?
Mercy Chinwo is currently signed to gospel music label EeZeeConcetz.
5. Tope Alabi
Ore ti o Common, and Agbo Jesu, professionally known as Tope Alabi is a Nigerian gospel singer, film music singer, and actress.
The 49 years old Nigerian gospel music singer is happily married to Soji Alabi, and they are blessed with Ayomiku Alabi.
6. Tim Godfrey
Tim Godfrey which most Nigerian refers to as “Nigerian Kirk Franklin” is a Nigerian gospel music producer, Singer, Songwriter, music teacher, vocal instructor, and record label owner.
Tim Godfrey gained massive popularity with his famous song, “Nara” in which he featured an American gospel music singer & Pastor, “Travis Greene”.
He is the founder and owner of Rox Nation record label.
Emmanuel Benjamin popularly Known as Eben is a 40 years old Nigerian gospel vocalist, singer-songwriter. At an early age, he started singing as a rapper before God arrested him.
He came into limelight with His appearance at a youth conference organized by Pastor Chris Oyakhilome in 2005. Eben performed the single “Imaranma”.
Eben is married to Grace Jahdiel Benjamin who is also a popular gospel singer.
8. Ada Ehi
Ada Ogochukwu Ehi, professionally known as Ada Ehi is a 36 years old Nigerian gospel singer, songwriter, recording & performing artist. She is known for her popular song “Chetah”. Ada Ehi started her music career at a very young age. At age 10 she was already a backup singer to Child star, Tosin Jegede.
9. Dunsin Oyekan
The worshipper and Songwriter is a Nigerian contemporary Christian producer, multi-instrumentalist & recording artist.
The vibrant gospel singer who is popularly referred to as “The Eagle” is the convener of the code Red Worship Experience. At age 10 he was already playing the bass guitar.
10. Joe Praize
Joseph Omo Ebhodaghe, professionally known as Joe Praize, is a Nigerian praise and worship leader, songwriter, and music director. He gained popularity following the release of his song “Mighty God”. The Nigerian gospel music singer is 41 years old.