Following the success of Abuja and Port Harcourt auditions, God’s Children Great Talent (GCGT) season 7 has announced the scouts for Lagos auditions which is scheduled to hold on the 28th and 29th of April 2017 at Ultima Sudios, Lekki.
The scouts include Vocal expert, Benneth Ogbeiwi (Uncle Ben), Nigerian Gospel artiste, Enitan Adaba, Nigerian Singer Moz, Gospel Musician, Mairo Ese, Nigerian Recording artiste, Nosa, Gospel Praise & Worship leader, Odunayo Aboderin, Choreographer, Ibrahim Suleiman, Comedian Frank Onero and Broadcaster cum singer, Gloria Maduka.
Ben Ogbeiwi is a seasoned musician, voice coach and instrumentalist. His love for music started in the early 80s and after a few years as a member of his church choir, he auditioned for and became a member of the group known as ‘Steve Rhodes Voices’ in 1990. Uncle Ben as he is popularly known is a pitch perfect vocal expert, music coordinator and voice-over artiste.
Enitan Adaba is a recording artiste and worship leader at City of David Parish, RCCG, Lagos. She is popularly known for collaborating with top Nigerian gospel artiste, Nathaniel Bassey on the hit single, IMELA. Whether leading, backing-up or in the congregation, Enitan loves to worship and her focus is that Jesus be glorified here on earth. Enitan has had the honor of ministering at various Christian conferences, fellowships & gospel concerts within Nigeria and abroad.
Ibrahim Suleiman was born in the ’80s and studied Architecture in Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He worked for a couple of years before deciding to go professional with dance. Ibrahim Suleiman is a multi talented choreographer with over 11 years of dance experience.
Gloria Maduka became publicly known in Nigeria as an On-Air-Personality when she started at Inspiration FM in 2013. However, to those in the know, she is also a musician. Her love for singing could be traced back to her parents where she was exposed to various genres of music as a child.
Collectively, the Lagos scouts will make preliminary selections prior to the GCGT7 judges pruning the final regional list. Interested participants for this region who were unable to register online, can register free of charge at the audition venue, Ultima Studios, (Please include full address) Lekki by 7:30AM prompt.
God’s Children Great talent (GCGT) is Africa’s Biggest Youth Talent Competition. An initiative by City of David Parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God that continues to identify and celebrate talents in children and young adults from age 5 to 20 years in partnership with the How Foundation. For more information please visit www.gcgt.org .