Gospel icon and music sensation, Sammie Okposo, has decided to end the year in grand style. He just stepped out with a fresh tune which he titled Sing Your Praise. The ‘welu-welu’ crooner just released the song after a long stay of absence in releasing an album.
” A very spiritual song which he uses to give praise to the most high God. It’s time to put on your dancing shoe because this song would sweep you off your feet.”, says his publicist on Friday,October 2014.
Born on the 30th of May, Sammie Okposo a 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.
Sammie Okposo is a Globacom ambassador, motivational speaker, multi-instrumentalist, vocal coach, music producer/director, entertainment consultant, and MD/CE0 of Zamar entertainment and Sammie Okposo Hope Initiative. 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 4thIndependence day Celebration respectively by the American ambassador to Nigeria.
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.