Sinach

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Date of birth November 4, 1973
Country Nigerian
Genre Christian, Gospel

OSINACHI JOSEPH (nee Kalu) popularly known by the mononym SINACH, is a multi-award-winning Nigerian Gospel music singer, songwriter, and senior worship leader at Believers Loveworld International. She is known globally for several gospel hits songs which include, 'WayMaker', 'I Know Who I Am', 'Great Are you Lord', 'Rejoice','He did it Again', 'Precious Jesus', 'The Name of Jesus', 'This Is my Season', 'Awesome God', 'For This', 'I stand Amazed' , 'Simply Devoted', 'Jesus is Alive' and many more.

In 2016, she was the first recipient of the LIMA Song Writer of the Decade Award, recognizing her outstanding and undeniable contribution to gospel music in the past decade, with her songs being sung in many countries, translated to many languages, on all continents of the world. In 2016, she received the African Achievers' Award for Global Excellence, putting her in a prestigious list of Africans which include Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu, Joyce Banda, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Fadumo Dayib, Babatunde Fashola, and a few more. Also in 2016 for the second time in a row, she won the Western Africa Artist Of The Year by Groove Awards in Kenya and was listed by YNaija alongside Chris Oyakhilome, Enoch Adeboye as one of the top 100 influential Christians in Nigeria.

Albums

  • Chapter One
  • I'm Blessed
  • Shout it Loud
  • From Glory to Glory
  • Sinach at Christmas
  • Sinach Live in Concert- The Name of Jesus
  • Waymaker- Live

 

Personal life

Sinach is the second daughter of seven children. According to Sinach ?I chose that from my name Osinachi because it is easy to pronounce and catchy? She got married to Joseph Egbu on June 28, 2014, at Christ Embassy Church, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.

As a songwriter, she has written over 200 songs and won several awards. Her song?This Is Your Season' won the Song of the Year award in 2008. Many of her songs are sung by several churches and people all over the world. One of her most popular songs is 'I Know Who I Am'.

Sinach has performed in several countries including Kenya, at Citam Karen church, South Africa, USA, Antigua & Barbuda, Trinidad and Tobago, Grenada, Uganda at the Miracle Centre Cathedral- a church led by Pastor Robert Kayanja, Barbados The British Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

 

Source : Wikipedia