On the 13th of November, Kingdom Africa Television hosted the 1st Kingdom Gospel Awards & Dinner at the Bespoke Centre, Lekki. It was a dual celebration has the night wasn’t only to honor gospel artists that have been remarkable this past year but it was also to mark the 1st anniversary celebration of the television.

The event was very colorful and kicked off with a bang. The hosts; on-air personality Dan Foster and singer, Yinka Davies looked radiant in their traditional attires. Celebrities present include Modele, Segun Obe, Pastor J, Tolu Odukoya, DJ Gosporella, Gospel According 2 Rap, Sokleva amongst others. Modele sang the National anthem and she did it beautifully. Performers at the event include Vivian Stephens. Bouqui, Spirit of David and Tim Godfrey with comedy from the very funny Akpororo.

Below is the full winner list

1]. HIP HOP GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Bouqui

Pastor J

Bossman

Provabs

Rooftop MCs

GA2R

WINNER: Bouqui

 

2]. CULTURAL GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Asu Ekiye

Tope Alabi

Gbenga Adenuga

Mike Aremu

Wale Adenuga

WINNER: Asu Ekiye

 

3]. REGGAE GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Righteousman

Buchi

Melchizedek

WINNER: Righteousman

 

4]. INTERNATIONAL GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Muyiwa Olanrewaju

Aaron T Aaron

Tolumide

Gbenga Wise

WINNER: Unannounced

 

5]. GOSPEL ARTISTE(S) OF THE YEAR

Sammy Okposo

Bouqui

Midnight crew

Rooftop MCs

Infinity

Lara George

WINNER: Midnight Crew

 

6]. MALE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Sammy Okposo

Segun Obe

Kenny Kore

Tosin Martins

Samsong

Eben

Femi Jacobs

WINNER: Segun Obe

 

7]. FEMALE ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

Lara George

Nikky Laoye

Jahdiel

Bouqui

Ibitayo Jeje

Kefee

Liza – C

WINNER: Bouqui

 

8]. NEW DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR

Tolu Odukoya

Gbenga Oke

Psalmos

True O’zee’s

Psalm Ebube

Monique

WINNER: Tolu Odukoya

 

9]. GOSPEL GROUP OF THE YEAR

Midnight crew

Infinity

Spirit Of David Gospel Dance Club

Tim Godfrey & Xtreme

Rooftop MCs

GA2R

BNG

WINNER: Midnight Crew

 

10]. GOSPEL SONG OF THE YEAR

Obi Shine – Shine

Tim Godfrey – Agidigba

Vivien Steven – Ijo

Aimee – Mo mi

Anny – Na time

Nene – Temidara

WINNER: Tim Godfrey- Agidigba

 

11]. GOSPEL MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Owa – Simply Michael

Eniye – Asu Ekiye

I go dance – Sammy Okposo

Kabioosi – Toyin Adebola

Show yourself – Pastor J

WINNER: Show Yourself- Pastor J

 

12]. GOSPEL ALBUM OF THE YEAR

7 laws of infinity – Infinity

The statement – Sammy Okposo

Sound check – Tim Godfrey & extreme

Eledunmare reloaded – K’ore

WINNER: Soundcheck- Tim Godfrey & Extreme

 

13]. GOSPEL EVENT OF THE YEAR

The Experience

Inspiration’s Christmas jam

R.E.S.T – Relationship Empowerment & Success Training

Holy Ghost Congress (RCCG)

WINNER: The Experience

 

14]. GOSPEL TV PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR

X2D

Fuse

CWE

Tosh Mag TV show

Afrika rising

WINNER: X2D

 

15]. GOSPEL RADIO PROGRAMME OF THE YEAR

Dan Foster’s breakfast show

Sharing life’s issues by Chaz B

Gospel Zone with DJ Gosporella

Raize the Praise -Queen Ahneva

WINNER: Dan Foster’s Breakfast Show

 

16]. GOSPEL DJ/PRESENTER OF THE YEAR

DJ Gosporella

Dan Foster

Chaz B

Queen Ahneva

WINNER: DJ Gosporella

 

17]. GOSPEL MAGAZINE OF THE YEAR

Willows Magazine

Race magazine

Gem magazine

Rephyned Magazine

Today’s music

WINNER: Today’s Music

 

18]. INSTRUMENTALIST OF THE YEAR

Wole Oni (Piano)

TOLUccI (Piano)

Flo (Piano)

Mike Aremu (Saxophone)

Cobhams Asuquo (Piano)

WINNER: Cobhams Asuquo

 

19]. GOSPEL MOVIE OF THE YEAR

Unshakeable Kingdom

Fiwajomi

Heaven’s gate

Redline

Tango with me

WINNER: Tango with Me

 

20]. GOSPEL MUSIC PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

Tolulope ‘TOLUcci’ Toluwase

Sunday Nweke a.k.a Masterkraft

Cobhams Asuquo

Wole Oni

Flo

WINNER: Tolulope ‘TOLUcci’ Toluwase

 

21]. GOSPEL CHOIR OF THE YEAR

This present house choir

Fountain of life choir

Healing Streams of God – Daystar

Avalanche – COZA

Chosen Treasure – House on the rock

WINNER: Healing Streams of God- Daystar

 

22]. CHRISTIAN COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR

MC Small Mummy

Holy Mallam

MC Ajele

Saco

Nothing do me

Akpororo

WINNER: Akpororo

 

23]. CHRISTIAN AUTHOR OF THE YEAR

Olumide Emmanuel – The new rules of love

Fela Durotoye – Mr. Fantastic

Yinka Ojo – Jesus in a jersey

WINNER: Fela Durotoye- Mr Fantastic

 

In all, the Kingdom Gospel Awards & Dinner 2011 was an awesome event. It was good to see our artists receive the honor that they are due. We felicitate with all the winners at last night’s event and we say congratulation to Kingdom Africa on their 1st Anniversary celebration. Kingdom Africa is aimed at revitalizing the African TV experience by providing wholesome inspiration, information, education and entertainment for the whole family.

We would upload pictures from the event soon

 

 

1 comment

  1. It is thrilling and sparkling to see the Gospel well packaged and ministered in Nigeria with excellence. Kingdom Africa, you are the best. Keep it rolling.

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