Nathaniel Bassey is a top Nigerian gospel singer with a good number of hits to his credit. He is reputed for the famous Instagram Hallelujah Challenge and many others which was an online 30-day midnight prayer and praise session.
It was a platform held live across Facebook and Instagram where viewers connected from 12 am to 1 am daily throughout the month of June 2017.
Nathaniel Bassey was born in the year 1978 in Lagos State, Nigeria. He hails from Ikot Ofon Ikono in Uyo local government area of Akwa Ibom state. He is the son of Mr. Joshua Bassey, a minister in the Apostolic Church Bashua Assembly.
Bassey attended the University of Lagos where he studied Urban and Regional Planning for two years before gaining admission into the University of Middlesex, London where he studied Politics and International Relations.
He also attended music courses and had a keen passion for music right from a very tender age.
He got his inspiration from Great Gospel icons likes of Panam Percy Paul and wanted to become a musician. Bassey then traveled to Lagos and there joined a jazz quartet Spectrum 4 and played together with his childhood friends.
After a few years of hard, the young super star who had passion for music, grew to become one of the most respected and most watched gospel artistes in Nigeria with a number of gospel collections to his credit.
Some of Nathaniel Bassey’s songs include:
- Wonderful Wonder
- No Other God
- Onise Iyanu
- This God is too good
- Alagbada Ina
- Emi Mimo
- Casting Crowns
- Book Of Life
- Abba Father
One remarkable lifestyle about Nathaniel is worshipping God always. You will always see him happy, cracking jokes and love to see smiles on people’s faces. He is also a lover of football and a fan of Barcelona FC.
Nathaniel Bassey is married to Serah Bassey and the marriage is blessed with two kids. He is sociable, humane and interacts with his fans and followers on an almost equal level.
He also has a good sense of humour and best be described as a comedian and even hosts wedding parties.
His Net Worth:
Nathaniel Bassey is one of the most talented, most gifted and most successful gospel artistes in Nigeria today with a net worth of about $1 million dollars.