Known for his dexterity in music, Tim Godfrey is one name that cannot be ignored in the gospel music industry in Nigeria. With a musical experience of over 20 years, He has proved himself as a pioneer of music with his creative infusion of contemporary fills into traditional gospel music.
Born in kaduna state, Tim Godfrey is one man who has always had a passion for music even from birth and this is evident in the success story of his very first album “SOUND CHECK” in 2005 which played host to resounding hit singles like AGIDIGBA, ORIKI amongst many others.
After more than a decade of being music director, voice coach, song writer, and producer, Tim Godfrey shows no signs of slowing down, his ability to come up with new creative sounds in each single has endeared a lot of loyal music lovers to him and that has enabled him sell out events outrightly.
Tim Godfrey maintains a multi-faceted career as a recording/performing Artiste, music director, voice coach, producer, writer and musical concert clinician.
He has garnered awards and nominations such as: one AGMA AWARD UK, two KINGDOM AFRICA AWARDS, one PBOF AWARD, one ABC MUSIC MINISTER’S RECOGNITION AWARD, one Outstanding performance Award TPH, Nigeria, only Nigeria gospel Artiste in the nomination list (Best international Act) BEFFTA AWARD UK 2011. Nominee best Artiste of the year FUTURE awards 2012, one NEA Award U.S.A. BEST GOSPEL ARTISTE/GROUP OF THE YEAR 2012.
Tim Godfrey is a strong believer in legacy and that has played out in the establishment of his record label ROX NATION. ROX which stands for REPUBLIC OF XTREME plays host to the XTREME crew founded by Tim in 2004 as well.
Reaching people of all ages is a key component of TIM GODFREY’s vision, and the crew’s mission statement reflects TIM GODFREY’s commitment: “Seeking for his music to creatively impact the world extremely with faith centered, innovative products and services”.
“After more than 10 years in this industry, I’ve learnt so much,” Tim says. “I want to take those lessons as well as my own experiences as a man who grew up in the church and one foot in the streets, and use that to connect with this generation’.
Tim Godfrey has gone on to release 4 albums since the inception of his musical career, He has headlined major events with the likes of Marvin Sapp, Travis Greene and Kirk Franklin. He also organizes an annual concert tagged “FEARLESS WORSHIP” which has garnered a lot of attention and publicity since it’s inception.
Without a doubt, Tim Godfrey has achieved a lot in his career and even though he’s set out to achieve more, He has already created a fan base with his hard work so far. We can safely say that the sky is just his starting point.
Diana Hamilton is a leading voice in contemporary African gospel music. She is a gifted artiste whose vocal ability has positioned her as one of the industry’s best-loved talents. As an astute songwriter, she has become one of African gospel’s most talked-about talents across the world. Diana is an incredibly gifted Holy Spirit filled songstress who takes her calling very serious.
She has a strong desire to draw people to have a deeper and meaningful relationship with God through her music. She is an inspirational worship leader who has had the opportunity to lead worship across the world. Her ministry has taken her to various countries including USA, Italy, Belgium, Canada, Ghana, Holland and Germany.
Diana developed a profound passion for music at a very tender age, which has led to a celebrated journey. She has 4 hit albums to her credit and released her fifth album titled “iBelieve’ in September 2018 which is receiving tremendous airplay. The video to the ‘Mo Ne Yo’, the title track of her latest album, has over 3 million views on YouTube. In October 2018, Mo Ne Yo was number 3 on the AstepFWD UK Gospel Music Charts. Her inspirational songs continue to encourage many across the world. She has received nominations for several awards and has won the following awards to the glory of God: Best Artiste Europe at the Africa Gospel Awards 2011, Best Female Vocal Performance at the Ghana Gospel Industry Awards 2012., Best Female Act and Best Gospel Act at the Ghana Music Awards Europe 2012, Best Female Artiste at the Africa Gospel Awards 2014, Trailblazer Awards at the African Gospel Music & Media Awards London 2017, Winner-Wise Women Awards 2017, UK (Woman in Music Ministry Category), Community Award- African Gospel Music & Media Awards 2017 and 2018 Best Song, National Gospel Music Awards.
Diana volunteered as a peace ambassador in recent elections in Ghana. She has also been involved as an advocate for ‘Healthy Lifestyles” in Ghana and also supports various charitable causes through her foundation (Diana Hamilton Foundation).
She was born to the late Apostle Felix Antwi, a former Executive Member of the Church of Pentecost, and Mrs Comfort Antwi. She is the third of eight siblings and is married with a set of twins.
For Diana, it is an honour and a privilege to stand and lead God’s children in the art of spiritual intimacy through music in all genres. She understands that worship is what brings the overwhelming presence of God. Testimonies of relief and hope characterise her ministry.. She believes her music ministry has a key role to play in edifying, encouraging and exhorting the saints as the coming of the Lord draws near.
Diana enjoys cooking and designs her own fashion. She remains a mentor for many upcoming gospel musicians. She also finds time to mentor the youth in her local church.
Talented. Anointed. Inspired. Driven. Dedicated. Diligent; these are the words that describe Diana.
She is currently managed by 1615 Media.
A considerable music prodigy, Anthony Brown began playing the piano at the very young age of 3 years old. Since that age, Brown has gone on to hone his gifts to become an unparalleled talent, music influencer, and gifted songwriter.
Victoria Orenze is a worship leader, Prolific songwriter,violinist and Music Producer.
Rev. Edwin Dadson
Rev. Edwin Dadson is the Music Pastor and Worship leader at Christ Temple of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) in Accra Ghana.
Ps. Edwin has not only grown up loving music but developed a deep love and an unquenchable thirst for excellent and impactful gospel music from his youth. This is evidenced among other things by his immense contribution towards writing, arranging and producing the ‘Yi Na ye’ music album of Gospel Explosion, KNUST.
Today, Ps. Edwin is not only an amazing worship leader who has shaped and influenced numerous worship leaders, but is also one of Ghana’s finest Gospel Artistes. He is a popular voice in many music seminars and conferences due to his rare didactic teaching gift; and the graceful eye to identify and raise worship leaders. He also teaches Church Music at the Daniel Institute, the bible college of ICGC.
As a skilful and prolific song writer, composer, and minister, he has featured on various gospel platforms across the country; and with his music band, Spikenard International, is blessing the world with simple, spirit filled songs with biblically sound lyrical content and beautiful melodious tunes. Popular among these tunes are the amazing rearranged reggae tune ‘Higher’, ‘Wodaso ye onyame’ local worship medley and the 2014 CCML discovery song of the year ‘Wo ye Onyame’ ; and Bigger, Better, Greater.
He has two albums to his credit titled, ‘My Offering’ and ‘Bigger, Better, Greater’; and two single releases ‘ God of Miracles’ and Holy Spirit(Breathe on me). His remarkable impact is also felt greatly during Greater Works Conferences and Crossover where he directs music minds in producing excellent and spirit filled music to bless many souls. Ps. Edwin still considers himself a student; and attributes his great music gift, the sweet refreshing worship sessions and the consequently undeniable impact, to the Grace of God through his fellowship with the Holy Spirit.
He lives in Accra with his wife Nhyira; and their son, Bennyame.