Top 10 Gospel Musicians in Nigeria Today (Current List)

There are some popular Nigerian musicians who have dominated the gospel industry in recent times. These gospel artists are not only popular in Nigeria but are also known in Africa and worldwide. Their songs and voices are nothing compared to the richest musicians we have in Nigeria as they sing christian music known to praise God and elevate the soul.

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Best Gospel musicians in Nigeria Today

Although, not all gospel musicians in Nigeria that are very popular, we have identified 10 of these Nigeria’s finest praise singers who can compete with the best gospel artists in the world. Their singles and albums have topped charts while most have won several awards.

Below is a current list of top 10 gospel musicians we have in Nigeria today

Sammie Okposo

He is undoubtedly the richest gospel musician in Nigeria today and also sound track producer.  Born in Delta state, he began his musical career in 1995 which has seen him grow popular thereby winning series of award. He has also recorded many hit songs which is still used today in churches around Africa. He is also the best Nigerian gospel artist from the south-south.

Frank Edwards

He is the reigning gospel artist in Nigeria currently and a member of the popular Christ Embassy, one of the largest churches in Nigeria. Frank has featured the best gospel artist in the world, Don Moen in his latest album. He is also a talented instrumentalist with songs to his credit. The series of awards won by Frank Edwards are numerous such as winning the best gospel song of the year, male artiste of the year and song of the year. His voice is also unique.

Sinach

Just like Frank Edwards, Sinach is also a Christ Embassy Nigerian gospel signer signed to LoveWorld Records. She is also among the top ten popular gospel musicians in Nigeria. With more than 150 songs to her credit, she is sure to be rated among the best gospel artiste in the world.

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Eben

He is also among the list of talented gospel artiste who are popular in Nigeria. He is known for his hit track ‘IMARAMA’ . Eben is married to another talented gospel singer Jadiel who sang’Heritage’.

Lara George

She is a gospel singer, producer and song writer. In 2008 Lara George released her first single “Ijoba Orun” which became an instant hit. Her voice is second to none which makes her one of the best Yoruba gospel artiste in Nigeria today.

Prince Gozie Okeke and Njideka Okeke

They are considered the best Igbo gospel musicians in Nigeria today with their hit track ‘Akanchawa’ becoming an inspiration to people and is been used in various churches around the country. Their popularity was spread through their music. It was said they sold out millions of album copies and also performed the song in various countries of the world.

Yinka Ayefele

If you are searching for the best Yoruba gospel singer who is still making waves in the music industry, look no further as Yinka Ayefele tops the list. Born in Ekiti state, the talented musician had a ghastly motor accident that damaged his spinal cord and confined him to a wheelchair in 1997. This didn’t stop him as he was still able to touch lives for Christ and is one of the popular artist in the Nigerian gospel music industry.

Buchi

Before Buchi went into music, he lived a rugged life. After he gave his life to Jesus Christ, he ventured into music, releasing his first album in 1999. He has won series of awards also for his reggae-like gospel music.

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Tope Alabi

She is the best Yoruba female gospel musician in Nigeria. Tope Alabi is not just a talented gospel musician but a movie track composer. One of her popular tracks that stands out is “Angeli Mi”

Midnight Crew Nigerian Gospel Music

They are a popular Nigerian gospel group that consists of Mike Abdul, Patricia King, Odunayo Ojo and Olugbenga Oyebola. They have been in the lime light since 2001 and are a shining example to young people who want to toe the same path in the gospel industry.

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  1. lucy

    Cool info…..though an estimated net worth would have been better.

  2. Mbaekwue Victor

    GOOD INFO

  3. okpukoko james

    nice write up but an estimated net worth should have been add

    1. Ok, will look into that

  4. Sandra Okoye

    That’s Quite a Great List , Where is Gozie Okeke

  5. Okupe

    List is incomplete withoutNathaniel Bassey who is making waves worldwide.

  6. okpara francis

    Nathaniel bassey probaberly should be in the list next year…

  7. okpara francis

    including steve crown

  8. Tosylo

    Pls Where Is Sunny Ade Who Was Named Godfather Of Gospel Song I Thing He Should Be No1

  9. wealthy praise

    if nathaniel bassey and preye odede no dey there then who won dey there

    1. Yes, Nathaniel bassey is among the best gospel artist in the country

  10. uc jakes

    oluchukwu okeke nd Chinyere udoma ,they also good…nd there songs are miracle

  11. Great and amazing .. thanks for sharing

    1. Ugochukwu agbol

      Sinach is my number one.

  12. Franc

    Frank should be the first on this list naa

  13. Timothy

    Thanks for the list, but I think Nathaniel Bassey should be included in the list.

  14. Ganagana precious

    I feel sinach is my best.

  15. onoja phares

    Why is prospa ochimana not among the list?

  16. Gboluwaga

    Good day. I am a gospel song writer. I will be glad if you link me up with gospel musicians I can work with to use some of my songs. Thanks

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