Gospel singer, Joe Praize and his wife are the latest parents in town as they just welcomed their first child in United States.
The couple who got married in June 2017 welcomed their first child, a boy in Texas, US yesterday August 27th.
Joseph Omo Ebhodaghe, stage name Joe Praize, is a musician that sings the Nigerian gospel, soul and modern R&B music. Also, the singer is a leader of inspiration and worship. Besides, he writes music and successfully runs his label, Coast2coast Empire.
There is no detailed information on the Internet about his childhood and his parents. We only know that his date of birth is June 20, 1979. The famous musician place of origin is Edo State, Nigeria. He grew up in a large family where there were nine children. As for his education, Joe Praize graduated with a degree in Social Work and Administration at the University of Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. Now he is a worship leader at the Believers Love World a.k.a. Christ Embassy.
The singer was engaged in various kinds of music, but finally, gospel music became what shot him to limelight. He began to create music in 2005. Joe Praize gained popularity after the release of the song “Great and Mighty God” in 2007. The musician released his first album in 2009. Some of his songs like “Mighty God” and” Alpha Omega” have received millions of Youtube views. The youths especially like his creativity. Joe Praize has had a lot of concerts and performances in a vast number of countries including South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Canada, the UK, the USA, Australia, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Cyprus, and so on. And he has won a number of awards. Among them are:
• Song of the Year Award 2010 (Love World Award)
• Best West Africa (Africa Gospel Music Awards UK 2011)
• Love World Awards 2011
• Best Artiste of the Year (Crystal Award Nigeria)
• Best Gospel Song (Coson Awards Nigeria)