Gospel Artiste of the Week: SINACHDOD Media
Sinach, whose full name is Osinachi Kalu-Egbu, is a Nigerian Gospel music singer and songwriter who hails from Ebonyi state. She attends the Believers’ Loveworld International where she is the senior worship leader and she is the second daughter in a family of seven. She was born on the 30th of March 1973 in Lagos and she attended the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State where she studied physics.
According to Sinach, music was a dream her father never supported. He told her she would go hungry as a musician because he believed that musicians amount to nothing. It was when she met Pastor Chris, the Senior Pastor of Christ Embassy, that her perspective changed. He told her she could be anything she wanted to be in life with God’s word.
She is a spiritually gifted woman in terms of gospel music. She has given hope to the hopeless all over the world through her inspiring songs. She is also a key member of Love World music team of Christ Embassy and she started singing at a young age despite lots of criticisms from her father. She knew that gospel music is not for commercial purposes but to help promote the gospel of Christ and lift up the spirit of the hopeless.
Sinach is not only a star to the world but also to God. Her songs bring joy to many and portrays the importance of serving God and living a life of holiness. According to her, she has been born again for more than 20 years and she sang a song on being born-again in order to inspire people and tell them of its importance.
Sinach is a multiple award-winning song writer, recording artiste, producer, vocalist and one of the most anointed international worship leader of our time. As a songwriter, She believes in writing from her heart and has written over 500 inspiring songs such as: ‘This Is my Season’, ‘Awesome God’, ‘For This’, ‘I stand Amazed’ , ‘Simply Devoted’, ‘Jesus is Alive’. I Know Who I Am, The Name of Jesus, Way Maker and many more which have become anthems in many Churches and homes all around the world. Her writings and music have ministered to millions; bringing healing, hope, encouragement and strengthening believers’ faith. She has recorded five audios and three DVDs: Chapter One, I’m Blessed, From Glory to Glory, Shout It Loud and her recent double release; The Name Of Jesus & Dance in The Holy Ghost.
As an international worship leader serving in Christ Embassy Church, Sinach has been privileged to witness first-hand the outpouring of the Holy spirit and amazing miracles take place in the lives of people at the Healing school, crusades and conventions all over the world with her mentor, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome where she has led millions of people in praise and worship, inspiring music ministrations in Africa, North America, United States of America, United Kingdom and many more. She organizes the “SINACH LIVE IN CONCERT”, a series of worship concerts which has taken place in Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Amsterdam, Cameroon, USA, and in different parts of the world with her team.
The gospel singer is married to Pastor Joseph Egbu and they are blessed with a child.