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Sammie Okposo

Sammie Okposo

Nigerian gospel artist
Sammie Okposo
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro Nigerian gospel artist
Is Artist
From Nigeria
Type Arts
Gender male
Birth 30 May 1971
Age 50 years
Star sign Gemini
The details (from wikipedia)


Sammie Okposo (born 30 May 1971) is an international Nigerian gospel artist. He is also a music producer, psalmist, and CEO of Zamar Entertainment. He released his first album Addicted in 2004. He has collaborated with many other artists in the gospel and soul music fields, has performed regularly in Africa, Europe, and North America, and curates a series of concerts called SOPP (Sammie Okposo Praise Party). His most recent album, The Statement (2018), was produced by the Grammy-winning Kevin Bond.

Awards and recognition

Year Award Category Result
1994 Fame Music Awards Most Promising Male Artiste Won
1997 The Movie Awards, Nigeria Best Sound Track Won
1998 Best Sound Track Won
1999 Best Sound Track Won
2000 Best Sound Track Won
2001 Amen Awards, Nigeria Best Gospel Artiste Won
2002 Power of Music and Praise Awards Best contemporary gospel Artiste Won
Gospel Artiste of the year Won
2003 Kora Awards, South Africa Best Male Gospel Artiste in Africa Nominated
2005 Amen Awards Best Male contemporary gospel Artiste in Nigeria Won
CNA Awards Best remix Album Won
Teen choice Awards Artist of the year Won
2006 Afro Hollywood Awards UK Best Gospel Artiste in English Won
Nigeria Movie Awards Gospel Artist of the year Won
Best Sound and Music Score [Amazing Grace] Won
Kora Awards, South Africa Best Male Gospel Artist in African Won
2007 Nigeria Entertainment Awards, New York Gospel artist of the year Won
2008 Nigerian Music Video Awards Best Gospel Video Won
Nigerian Music Awards Best contemporary Gospel Artiste Won
2010 God zone award Excellence in Entertainment Won
2011 Nigerian Music Video Awards Best music video producer Won
2012 Inside Out media awards Positive impact awards Won
Pastor Bimbo Odukoya foundation awards Best male Christian artiste Won
African Gospel Music Awards U.K Trail blazer award Won
Real Soccerfest and CAN Grass root ambassador of the year Won
2013 Crystal Awards, Nigeria Album of the year (The Statement) Won
Artiste of the year Won
Nigeria Entertainment Awards, New York City Best Gospel Artist Won
Gospel Music Awards, Nigeria Best Indigenous/Traditional Song Nigeria Won
Album of the year Won
Nigeria Gospel Music Awards, Nigeria Artiste of the year Won
2014 Africa Gospel Music Awards (UK) Music Video of the Year (Who Tell You Say) Won
SABC Crown Gospel Music Awards (SA) Best of Africa Gospel Won
NMVA Nigerian Music Video Awards Best Gospel Music Video (Who Tell You Say) Won
2015 African Entertainment Legend Awards Gospel Artiste of the year Won
The Beatz Awards Best Music Producer Won
Best Afro High life Artiste Won
Trumpet gospel music awards South Africa Best worship song Won
2016 Trumpet gospel music awards South Africa Best worship song Won
Atlanta Georgia USA-Trail Blaizer Award Best of African gospel awards Won
2017 African Gospel Music and Media Awards,UK (AGMMA Awards) Male Artiste of the year Won

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