Nigerian Singer Chidinma Ekile also known as Ms. Kedike has announced her rebrand as a gospel artist.
Chidinma made the announcement as she celebrates her 30th birthday.
On her Instagram post, she declared herself “A CRUSADER OF THE GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST.”
NewsWireNGR also observed that the singer has deleted all previous posts on her instagram account with over 7 million followers, posting only her brand new gospel content.
To launch her rebrand into christian music, she partnered with Christinan music label, Ezee Concepts to release a new single “Jehovah Overdo”. The record label also has popular gospel singer, Mercy Chinwo on the bill.
In 2010, Chidinma rose to prominence after she won the Project Fame West Africa as a 19-year-old. Afterward, she released her debut single, ‘Jankoliko’ featuring veteran star, Sound Sultan.
She then signed to iLLBliss and Clarence Peters‘ record label, Capital Hill/Goretti Company and became a West African sensation with the single, ‘Kedike.’ She also released other singles like ‘Emi Ni Baller,’ which won Best Video at the 2014 Headies.
At the 2012 edition of the KORA Awards, Chidinma won Best Female West African Act. She was also nominated for Best Female Act at the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards.