Gospel music in Nigeria is taking a lead role in the entertainment industry. The Christian gospel singers aim to sing praises and the greatness of God as King who has the power to do all things. The songs are chanted in other to provoke Him for supernatural interjection or moves to solve problems around the people at the place of worship. Singers are known to use their voices to sing toward heaven so that the presence of God could shake the whole avenue for healing, divine intervention, miracles, breakthroughs, and deliverance from demonic use, and torment.
Music ministry is a special gift from God, for those who are the choosing ones among many people. God can give anyone he desires the gift to sing songs. On top of this article, I will be sharing with you the best 4 fashionable gospel singers in Nigeria.
1. Dunsin Oyekan
Dunsin Oyekan is a Nigerian-born gospel singer, instrumentalist, producer, recording artist, and songwriter. He was born on the 5th of November 1984, in Ilorin, Nigeria. Dunsin Oyekan is popularly known as “The Eagle”, and the convener of the Code Red Worship Experience.
The fast-rising gospel singer and superstar is the only son of the late Reverend Gbadebo Oyekan, the founder of Evangelical Baptist Church in Ilorin. His father was known as General, concerning the church and struggle for a holy living converting many souls for the Lord Christ. Dunsin Oyekan attended the University of Ilorin where he became a graduate of Industrial Chemistry.
He’s the worship leader of The Eagle Worship Band and a profiling prophetic singer. He so much adorns to display on white attire while playing on stage, and sometimes in suit dress to attend Christian social talk.
2. Mercy Chinwo
Mercy Chinwo was born in Port Harcourt, River State. She came from a polygamous family. Her father died at a very young age, this made her pick an interest in acting and music. Mercy is a great vocalist who grew from the local stage to the Hall of Fame. She was a singing minister in the church choir as a teenager, then Mercy performed as a backup singer to gospel artists like Sammie Okposo, Chris Morgan, and Buch.
She released her first gospel album in 2015 tagged “Testimony” produced by Rotimi Keys. She has released several other songs like “Igwe, No more pain, Eze, Omeka Anaya, Love, and others.
Mercy Chinwo is a fashionista and mostly rocks different round-cap-on gown attire and other elegant dresses. She is a very graceful lady who rose to top-rated influential gospel artist as she won the second season of the 2012 Nigerian Idol competition sponsored by Etisalat and Pepsi. She’s adoring and lovely.
3. Nathaniel Bassey
The Nigeria-born gospel singer, Nathaniel Bassey was born in 1978. He’s a songwriter, singer, trumpeter, and producer.
The praise”Halleluyah Challenge”, Livestream on Instagram session attracted more than 600,000 people. The award-winning gospel music artist is a native of Akwa-Ibom. He was born and raised in Lagos.
Nathaniel Bassey was educated in Lagos, he studied International Relations and politics at the University of Lagos (Unilag) for two years, and later moved to study politics at Oxford Univers in London.
Bassey has been a lover of music from a young age. He had more affection for the jazz genre of music. He formed a music group called Spectrum 4 with his friends, and later got an invitation to play trumpet for Steve Rhodes’s orchestra for 2 years.
He later receives inspiration to compose a gospel trumpet as a channel to reach God every time.
As a celebrity gospel artist, he’s known for his adorable fashionista during stage performances and Christian social talks. Bassey rocks this special shirt holding the golden trumpet in his hands.
He’s the head of the Trumpet and Ministerial Academy, it is an institution based in Lagos State.
Sinach real name is Osinachi Joseph is a multi-award-winning and iconic gospel singer in Nigeria. She received the LIMA Song Writer of the Decade Award. Sinach is a professional songwriter, senior worship leader, and gospel singer at Believers Loveworld International Ministry. She has gained global recognition for her several praise and worship songs which include, ” I Know Who I Am, The Name Jesus, Great Are You Lord, WayMaker, Precious Jesus, Jesus is Alive, Simply Devoted, and others.
In 2026, she received the African Achievers’ Award for global recognition. Sinach was on the top rated 100 most influential gospel singers in Africa, mentioning her major feature with Pastor E. A, Adeboye, Pastor Chris Oyakilome, and many more.
You can see how she rocks the red-styled garment at the worship gathering Live performance on stage.
Her beauty is extraordinary when she elegantly moves on the microphone with a charming smile on her face.
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