FRIDAY AFRICAN GOSPEL MUSIC UPDATE: 20/03/2020
This Friday`s gospel music update captures new releases, upcoming singles, music videos and news in no particular order.
Click the play button to listen to new songs from lovely African gospel artists spread across the globe.
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JESSE10s x LIMOBLAZE - CONTROL
Ugandan urban Christian artist Jesse10s teams up with Nigerian sensation Limoblaze to deliver this tune called "Control".
The track reminds God's people that even in these (difficult) times where it seems like the whole world is plagued with the Covid-19 virus, God remains in control of the tides and times, and He wants us to trust in Him.
WHISPERS - LUKE WAREHAM & RACHEL MASON
Following the release of their debut single ‘Whisper’ in January, Luke Wareham and Rachel Mason will release their first five-track studio EP ‘Whisper’ on the 27th March.
Luke and Rachel are worship leaders and songwriters based in the South West of the UK. They have a passion for writing songs that lead people into the presence of God, that helps people fix their eyes on Jesus and to experience the healing power of the Holy Spirit anew.
YEWANDE - MY COMFORTER
"For a time such as now, when we need an evidence that God is with us, in our moments and every day, the lyrics of MY COMFORTER are a reminder of who God is and who He can be as we allow our hearts to be drawn to Him," said Yewande.
The UK-based African Gospel Music Charts (AGMC) nominee is about to drop another single tagged MY COMFORTER, a sequel to Endless Praise on 29th March 2020.
She shared the news (above), art cover and link through a press release today calling on music lovers and fans to pre-save. You can click the link below.
NK MADUFORO - NA YOU
Relevant to the matter of African gospel music for March 2020, Scotland-based worshipper, NK Maduforo has released a fresh lyric video of her song NA YOU on Youtube.
"Na You be my shepherd/I shall not want/You make me lie down in green pastures/You lead me beside the still waters/You restore my soul" are familiar lines of this new single. You can enjoy the song here.
KOSSI BRUNO - TESTIMONY OF SONGS
Kossi Bruno is a highly acclaimed songwriter, music producer and singer hailing from Birmingham with a distinct music style primarily within the gospel genre and a sound that fuses a contemporary blend of afro rhythm with smooth soul.
Most recently, he dropped a 13-track album featuring KJ Staton, Juliette Farrell, Sarah Teibo, Jnr Robinson, BBG Worship and many more.
BIGGER THAN - SAM JAMZ
Kick-starting the new year and decade, urban gospel artiste Sam Jamz is back with a brand new single dubbed “Bigger Than.”
The mid-tempo Eclipse Nkasi produced Afro-pop and dancehall track is the first single off Sam Jamz’s HINT (Heights I Never Thought) EP.
CLAUDIA ISAKI - MY HOME
Claudia Isaki is a 21-year-old soul artist from Paris who started playing music since the age of 14.
Finding influence in various musical genres: British rock, folk, soul & jazz, in October 2018, during a spiritual retreat with her church’s youth group, Claudia received a new direction from God to make music exclusively for the glory of Jesus Christ.
Since then, she joined the Dorhema Music Production label to start her artist career. Her latest single is titled MY HOME and downloadable here.
MONIQUE - RIDE ON
RIDE ON by Monique is one song that takes you on a smooth getaway journey to a place of spiritual solace and peace. No struggle, powerful rendition and visuals that bring the words of the song to life, RIDE ON by Monique is your new devotional.
VICTOR BROWN - CAN`T STOP SINGING
God seeks worshippers in spirit and truth; the Bible says He also dwells in the praises of His people. Jamaica-born gospel artist Victor Brown and featured background vocalists: Ruth Mason, Geneva Ayre and Carl Lee Scharschimdt declare that their hearts will keep singing for God in a remarkable new release called CAN`T STOP SINGING.
BECCA FOLKES - BABA
The East London born Becca Folkes is known in the gospel music industry as an outstanding and talented vocalist with fantastic hits to her resume and stage performances with the likes of Jason Nelson, The Walls Group, Campush Rush, Guvna to name a few.
The multi-award winner continues to serve God the way she knows using her voice as an instrument as she shares her heart through a new song titled BABA.
NORINE MINDEYES FT SOLOMON LANGE
As the fining pot of silver and the furnace for gold, so is a man to his praise - Proverbs 27:21.
Norine Mindeyes ft Solomon Lange is a song of revival, a song of gratitude and a song of love. It`s full of intoxicating energy and soul, so simple but very anointed with powerful deviance of soul, baritone rendition, which brings joy and healing to one's soul. Listening to the song highlights praise at its best.
TK ZAMAR - HA HLONOLOFATSWE
"Ha Hlonolofatswe" is a song written by Tk Zamar, dedicated to every parent who wants to pray for their child.
Tk Zamar is a born again Christian and an ardent believer in the gospel of Jesus Christ. He is an award-winning producer, songwriter, instrumentalist and vocalist born in Zimbabwe.
DUNSIN OYEKAN - FRAGRANCE
Your worship is first a fragrance then it turns to fire in the hands of the Father, wrote Dunsin Oyekan and then adds, this is how the battles of life are won! (Read Revelations 8:1-5).
In his press release, the anointed Nigerian singer acknowledged a sense of spiritual urgency to document and record this song some weeks ago. According to the account, recent world developments: the plague and the scare that comes with it reveal the need for a fresh sound from Heaven. Worship is a weapon, so let`s use it to our advantage — press play to listen above.
THATBOYMASSIN PERFORMS GOSPEL SONG BEFORE HAPPY SCHOOL STUDENTS
Zambian music act Massin well known as Thatboymassin rocked his first show in the year 2020 with the song “Am so blessed” which was well promoted by Trace Gospel TV On all their social media platforms. See how happy the students were to have him at their school. Watch his performance here.