Artiste Of The Week-See Why Sammie Okposo Grabs It
Wonder why Sammie Okposo is making our artiste of the week? Well, you’ll find out shortly.
You know Okposo is not just only an exceptional music producer, Psalmist, Entertainment Consultant, CEO of Zamar Entertainment but also a much sought-after artist.
Recently, he dropped his new album, “Saved With Grace” which is already making many hits in town.
Born on May 30, 1971, the Delta State Music start 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.
In 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. In 2004, Okposo was invited to perform at the Martin Luther King Day and July 4th Independence day Celebration respectively by the American ambassador to Nigeria.
A United Nations Youth Ambassador for World Peace, Sammie Okposo has featured prominently in sold out concerts all over Africa, Europe, America, Nigeria and most importantly, “The Experience”. Sammie not only revolutionized but also changed the face of Gospel Music in his home country of Nigeria, breaking all barriers to become the first gospel artiste to sell millions of copies of his work and the first gospel artiste to get his music played everywhere (including Nite Clubs) and this has earned him major respect as an acclaimed performer and entertainer.
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 and NO MORE DRAMA.