Chidinma Quits Secular Music Becomes Gospel Artist
Award-winning Nigerian singer and songwriter, Chidinma Ekile, quits secular music to become a Gospel artists. The talented music star announces her rebranding mission from the secular music world into the Gospel kingdom.
Chidinma made an announcement as part of her 30th birthday celebration. The announcement comes via an Instagram post when she wrote that, “MY NAME IS MINISTER CHIDINMA EKILE. I’M A CRUSADER OF THE GOSPEL OF JESUS. I’M A CRUSADER OF THE GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST.
Sometimes in 2010, Chidinma rose to stardom, following her achievement as a winner of the Project Fame West Africa at age 19-year. Shortly after her historical success at Project Fame Academy, she released her debut single, ‘Jankoliko’ featuring veteran star, Sound Sultan.
She further got signed to iLLBliss and Clarence Peters‘s record label, Capital Hill/Goretti Company, and she later became a West African sensation with the single, ‘Kedike.’ She further released singles such as ‘Emi Ni Baller,’ which won Best Video at the 2014 Headies.
At the 2012 edition of the KORA Awards, Chidinma won Best Female West African Act. She was also nominated for Best Female Act at the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards.
Following her announcement as a Gospel artist, Chidinma is signed to Eezee Concepts – Mavin Records of the Gospel Kingdom & home to Gospel superstars, Mercy Chinwo, Judikay – where she has released her new single, ‘Jehova Overdo “ as a Gospel artist.