Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Gospel Artiste Sammie Okposo was Born on the 30th of may, in the late 60s,hails from Delta
State, Nigeriais Multiple award winning gospel artiste, globacom ambassador, united nations peace ambassador.
He started as a producer in 1995 when he joined the
Nigerian Movie Industry as a Sound Track Producer and later ventured
into Music Producing. Today, he is credited for producing hits for some
of the biggest names in the Nigerian Music Scene.
Sammie Okposo Nigeria born multiple award
winning international artist, dedicated time in his youthful years to
his local church playing the piano for the choir from age 10. His music
profession started in 1992 when he joined the Nigeria Movie
Industry as a
Sound Track Producer and later ventured into Music Production. Today,
he is credited for producing hits for some of the biggest names in the
Nigeria Music Scene.
In the year 2000 he took the African
music scene to another level with the release of his debut album titled
Unconditional Love. The hit track of the album “WELU-WELU” gained a lot
of local and international popularity so much so that in 2004, Sammie
was invited to perform at the Martin Luther King Day and July 4th
Independence day Celebration respectively by the American ambassador to
Sammie Okposo is a Globacom ambassador, motivational
speaker, multi-instrumentalist, vocal coach, music producer/director,
entertainment consultant, and md/ceo of zamar entertainment and Sammie
Okposo Hope Initiative.
Sammie Okposo is a spiritual son of
Pastor Paul Adefarasin the metropolitan senior pastor of The House On
The Rock Churches worldwide where he is a lead psalmist.
is also a united nations youth ambassador for world peace and has
featured prominently in concerts all over Nigeria, Africa, Europe, and
America he has shared the same stage with the likes of Donnie Mcclurkin,
Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Israel Houghton, Deitrick Haddon, Jonathan
Nelson, Micah Stampley, Ron Kenoly, Cece Winans, John Legend, Kirk
Franklin, Don Moen, Jessy Dickson, Nicole Mullen, Maxi Priest, Shaggy,
Missy Elliot, Benjamin Dube, Judith Sephuma, Sonnie Badu, Uche
Double-Double, Lionel Peterson, Angelique Kidjo, Koffi Olomide, Awilo
Sammie with his twelve piece band “D X Generation”
are labeled as one of the most electrifying musicians and inspiring
voices in Africa. His music has won him not only a wide audience and
critical acclaim, but also numerous awards in appreciation of his works,
UNCONDITIONAL LOVE, ADDICTED, NO MORE DRAMA and his latest album THE
STATEMENT which was co produced by 10 time Grammy Awards winning
producer Kevin Bond. His singles *Who tell you Say*, *No Wahala Only
Hallelujah*, *SYP* (sing your praise), Mighty God – Feat. Nikki Laoye
off of his soon to be released 5th album are already making waves and
trending worldwide. New singles like; High Love, Chukwu Ebube,
Jiroghene(Oboto), are due out soon.
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