‘Way Maker’ songwriter continues to make global impact with her music
Nigerian songwriter/artist Sinach has released her latest project, “Greatest Lord.” Globally distributed by Integrity Music and available everywhere music is sold, the album encompasses 13 songs and includes guest features Darlene Zschech, Jekalyn Carr, Nathaniel Bassey, Micah Stampley, Leeland and Maranda Curtis.
A press release stated, “A worship project declaring God’s sovereignty and lordship over all situations and circumstances the world is currently going through, Sinach created ‘Greatest Lord’ to help Christians all over the world recognize Jesus as the solution to today’s hurting world. It is her hope that each song will be an inspiration to worship and declare the word of God in praise, worship, and faith proclamations.”
Sinach, whose full name is Osinachi Okoro Egbu, has quickly become one of the most recognizable names and faces in worship music across the globe. As songwriter of the GMA Dove Award Song of the Year, “Way Maker,” a song that became an anthem during the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic, she is the first singer-songwriter to top the Billboard Christian Songwriter chart for 12 weeks in a row and the only woman to hold this No. 1 spot. She has 500 million-plus views on YouTube (1.5 million subscribers) and has written more than 200 songs in her career.
Sinach is a Nigerian gospel singer, songwriter, recording artist, stage performer and philanthropist. In her 30-plus year career, she has recorded 10 albums and has won numerous awards. Sinach is known globally for writing and recording several hits, such as "Way Maker," "I Know Who I Am," "Rejoice," "The Name of Jesus" and "There's An Overflow.”
"Way Maker," which has truly made a global impact, has been covered by more than 60 recording artists, such as Leeland, Michael W. Smith (whose version went No. 1 at radio), Mandisa, Bethel, Passion (feat. Kristian Stanfill, Kari Jobe, Cody Carnes), Maranda Curtis, “American Idol” contestants Genevieve Linkowski and David Archuletta, and REVERE featuring Darlene Zschech and William McDowell.
In her career, Sinach has performed in several countries, including Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa, the U.S., Antigua, Barbuda, Trinidad, Tobago, Grenada, Uganda, Barbados and the U.K.
To find out more, visit Sinach.org.