Over the years, Gospel music has geometrically evolved in Nigeria. The rise of new talents, International collaborations, and increased fan base glaringly reflects the significant growth of Nigerian Gospel Music.
But beyond the glamour, prestige, and recognition Nigeria Gospel industry and its artists has received there are solid backbones who have immensely contributed massively to the reinvention of Gospel music in the country.
Today, Gmusicplus has decided to give y’all insight on the top major record labels that are steadily fueling the impact of Gospel Music in Nigeria. These labels have helped grow existing artistes as well as discovered new talents in the industry, bringing them to prominence.
Ezee Conceptz Global
Eezee Conceptz is Media Consulting Firms and Gospel Music Label owned by singer-songwriter, producer, artiste manager and music promoter, Eezee Tee.
Arguably one of the top 3 gospel music labels in Nigeria, Eezee Conceptz is home to highly celebrated powerhouse songstress Mery Chinwo, the graceful Judikay, and gospel minstrel, GUC. The label has flourished over the past few years bringing into spotlight the God-given talent in these amazing artistes/ministers.
In 2019, EeZee Tee bagged the Artiste Manager of the Year award at the African Gospel Awards Festival (AGAFEST) which held in Ghana.
According to their web page, Eezee Conceptz’ aim is to reach out to our generation, winning souls for Christ through music.
Love World Music & Arts
The LoveWorld Music & Arts Ministry (LMAM) is the ministry arm of the Believer’s LoveWorld (BLW) Inc. (aka Christ Embassy) with major representative offices around the world.
According to their page, It is a platform envisioned by Dear Man of God Rev. Dr. Chris Oyakhilome to celebrate the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ through the uniqueness, beauty, excellence, colors, and diversities of the Music and Arts Ministry of the LoveWorld Nation.
In recent times, the music label has been appreciated for their immense commitment to projecting unknown stars to the global audience.
Republic of Xtreme (ROX) Nation
Prominent Nigerian Gospel star, Tim Godfrey founded the record label ROX Nation in 2018, after over a decade’s experience as a singer, producer, director, and songwriter with energetic and unpredictable live performances.
ROX, an acronym for “Republic of Xtreme” Nation is home to the amazing and talented IBK, Blessyn, Okey Sokay, and SMJ who doubles as a producer.
One Hallelujah Records
One Hallelujah Records is the official record label and talent management brand of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).
Considered as a viable platform to showcase, nurture and project the abundant talented gospel music ministers/artistes within the body of Christ in general and RCCG in particular, the label is home to Funke Akinokun, Michael Akingbala, Tosin Bee, Femi Okunuga, MOZ, amongst others.
The need to consistently build on what these amazing record labels have been inspired to achieve overtime becomes imminent! The rise of Gospel Music in Nigeria is not slowing down anytime soon. Hence, the need for more talents to tap into the unique opportunities they offer and for more Gospel owned labels to raise their game.