Borne out of a grateful heart, the singer dishes out a second song to thank God on the occasion of his birthday.
contemporary Christian singer-songwriter and recording artist from
Enugu, Enugu State. He is the founder and owner of record label Rocktown
Records, which is home to recording artists such as Edwards himself,
Gil, Divine, Living Waters and Sophiya among others. Frank Edwards was
born into a family of seven. His birth name is Frank Ugochukwu Edwards.
He was born in Enugu state of Nigeria. He has five siblings. He began
singing at the age of ten years. He learned to play the piano from his
father when he was young. He has six albums and many hit singles to his
Frank Edwards (nicknamed rich boy) is a member of Christ Embassy
Church in Nigeria and LoveWorld Music Ministry where he began his music
career under Loveworld Records in 2008 recording massive popularity and
recognition with his debut. Mr. Edwards plays several musical instrument
and is a keyboardist. His debut album The Definition was released in
2008. It was a 14-track album and was distributed by Honesty Music.
Angels on the Runway his second album was released in 2010 and another,
Unlimited, in 2011. Tagjam, was released in November 2011.
In 2014, Frank released his sophomore album titled “No Limits” which
was a double CD album collection of songs most of which became hits on
release and topped the charts. He is currently known as Nigeria’s
Hottest Gospel rock artiste in Nigeria. In 2013 he appeared in the live
performance of Sinach’s “I know who I am” video. Besides being an artist
with many songs in all musical genre, He is also a talented music
producer. As a result, Rock Town Records, which he owns, has a
generation of up-coming talent with names like GIL, Divine, Nkay,
Soultune and many others
In May 2011 he was nominated as the Gospel artiste of the year in the
sixth annual Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA). He won the award of
the best Gospel Rock artiste in the first annual awards. He also won
west Africa best male vocalist in 2012/ best hit single at the love
world awards 2012/ and 3 awards at the Nigeria gospel music awards (male
artiste of the year,song of the year and best male vocal)
In 2013, at The Experience (a largest gospel music concert in
Africa), Donnie McClurkin whilst performing on stage called our Frank
Edwards to join him and sing his own version of donnie’s popular song
Frank didn’t disappoint. In 2014, Frank once again bags The Nigerian
Entertainment Awards (NEA), emerging as the Gospel Artiste of the Year.
Frank till date continues to push the boundaries of gospel music and
explore genres. His is Africa’s most listened gospel artists. His record
label Rocktown Records continues to progress with the success of her
Frank was appointed Youth Ambassador for INEC (Nigeria’s Electoral Commission) in 2014.
One can only expect the extraordinary from this gospel icon Frank
Edwards. He is a source of inspiration to the gospel industry and young
aspiring people and gospel artists all over Africa.
Frank Edwards is without a doubt part of the future of Africa’s Gospel Music.
The winner of several Nigerian Gospel Music
Awards, Edwards released a number of popular contemporary Christian
albums, including Angels on the Runway (2010) and Unlimited (2011). He
is also known for his work with both the LoveWorld Music Ministry and
the Christ Embassy Church (Nigeria).
He learned to play the piano during his early
years and took up singing at age ten. His teenage conversion to
Christianity led him to focus his career on religious music.
He established a music label called Rocktown Records.ASSOCIATED WITH
He and reggae and dancehall musician Patoranking are two of the best-known Nigerian singers and songwriters of their generation