Lagos, Nigeria – Anne Chukwudumebi Okonji who goes by the stage name D’Annie, is a soulful, classical, urban & contemporary Nigerian Gospel artist who hails from Delta State. She is well known for her deep root in classical singing which has helped shape her striking Soprano vocal.
Singing as a passion began from a very tender age where she belonged to choral groups in Primary, Secondary and Tertiary institutions attended. Her youth service days were not left out as she served as a Music Director in House on the Rock Church, Calabar. She draws inspiration from music and choir performances of renowned artists such as Kurt Karl, Yolanda Adams, Fred Hammond, Celine Dion, Sammie Okposo amongst others.
She is currently a member of the Lagos Metropolitan Gospel Choir of the House on the Rock Church Lekki (led by Award winning producer Wilson Joel) where she has sang for 11 years and shared stage with prolific gospel artists such as Sammie Okposo, Onos Ariyo, Nikki Laoye, Gloreeyah Braimah, Dr Kay, Eric Arubayi to mention a few.
D’Annie releases a brand her new single titled “Kelechi” on her birthday on the 3rd of September. D’Annie with her sonorous voice has delivered excellently well on this very single which is an Afro rock fusion. It’s a soul stirring worship tune blessing God for all he has done.
Kelechi which literally means ‘Thank God’, is an inspirational song born out of a grateful heart for the countless and immeasurable love of God she experiences especially looking back through the years of struggle and complexities. According to her..
“This is a birthday gift” she says
Join in thanksgiving and praise with the debut single ‘Kelechi’ produced by Sky Timz.
D’Annie’s Social Media Contact:
Facebook: Anne okonji