Pastor Godfrey Okechukwu okebalam popularly known as Okey Okebalam is a multi-talented and graced songwriter, worship leader, music director, pianist, and soul winner. He hails from Owerri in the Eastern Imo state of Nigeria but resides in Lagos state Nigeria. He is a graduate of Delta State University, Abraka.
It is always said and believed that good music is food to the soul, it is, therefore, undebatable that good gospel music is food both to the soul and spirit of man. Good gospel music must be soul-lifting and spirit connecting, have good lyrics, good sound, and also entertaining, this is why Okey Okebalam takes his time to write and produce songs that will serve not just as food to the soul and spirit but as a well-prepared balanced diet to the spirit and soul, and with lyrics that are well harmonized with the flow of the spirit, right rhythm and tempo.
His latest single ‘MY YAHWEE’ has blessed and keeps blessing so many souls all over the country. MY YAHWEE speaks about the mercies of God and how His beauty radiates to us his children. The song was produced by KING SALVAGE and co-produced, mixed and mastered by our own impeccable and illustrious Producer WOLE ONI (WOMP) a professional touch from professional music producers. It is reggae mixed with a touch of a rock dance feel.
Okey Okebalam was inspired to become a singer right from his days as a kid, coming from a home where all his siblings were singers and always kept the home lively with songs. He was so much influenced by his great mother who is a very strong vocalist and dancer, that he vocally took after her.
Okey Okebalam is a gospel minister who thinks that good fame comes through fire, this is why he keeps the fire burning in the writing and production of songs that keep the spirit of a Christain burning for God almighty. Being a preacher, his songs are one of the ways he preaches and reconciles souks to God.
His vision is to reach the world with the gospel of Jesus birth, death resurrection and His amazing return.
Okey Okebalam is devoted to contributing immensely to the growth of the body of Christ and gospel music industry in Africa by composing good generational gospel songs that will not just entertain generations but inspire so many people to come to see the glory and beauty of God.
He promises his fans and all lovers of good gospel music to expect well-written and produced gospel songs because he is devoted to making good music only, and to follow him on all social media platforms to know the moves he is making towards giving them good, inspirational, and soul-lifting music.