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How Old Is Nathaniel Bassey? Getting Deeper Into Her Biography, Age, Net Worth, Love Life, And More

How Old Is Nathaniel Bassey? Getting Deeper Into Her Biography, Age, Net Worth, Love Life, And More

Nathaniel Bassey is a Nigerian singer, pastor, trumpeter, and gospel songwriter who came under the media limelight for his songs “Imela,” “Onise Iyanu,” and “Olowogbogboro.” Other than that, he is known for his prayer movement #HallelujahChallenge, and attending The Redeemed Christian Church Of God and pastors The Oasis Lagos; the youth church of the RCCG Kings Court in Victoria Island, Lagos. 

OccupationSinger, pastor, trumpeter, and gospel songwriter
Net Worth$1 million
Age42 years
Source of WealthCareer as a singer, pastor, trumpeter, and gospel songwriter

In this post, we will discuss Nathaniel Bassey songs, career, net worth, and more. Keep reading!

Nathaniel Bassey Was Born In Lagos State

Nathaniel Bassey was born on August 27, 1981, in Lagos State to a Christian family, where his father, Mr. E Joshua Bassey, was a pastor in The Apostolic Church Bashua Assembly. Nathaniel is from Ikot Ofon Ikono in Uyo Local Government Area of Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria, for which many believe his ethnicity is Yoruba. Talking about his nationality, the artist holds Nigerian nationality and is currently 42 years old.

He first attended the University of Lagos, where he studied Urban and Regional Planning, but after 2 years, he decided to move to the University of London to study political science and international relations. After graduating from there, he attended the Middlesex University Summer School, UK, to study popular music and music business and polish his skills in jazz music.

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Birth nameNathaniel Bassey
Known asNathaniel Bassey
Date of birth27 August 1981
Age42 years
BirthplaceLagos State, Nigeria
Famous AsGospel Singer
Zodiac signVirgo
EthnicityNot confirmed
Father’s nameMr. E Joshua Bassey
Mother’s nameN/A

He Started Off As An Underlying Artist Who Aimed To Be The Best From The Very Beginning 

Bassey started his career by singing at local clubs, which led him to become a part of the jazz group Spectrum 4. This helped him to get the attention of Elder Steve Rhodes, a former manager of the Fela Kuti, who later invited him to join The Steve Rhodes Orchestra, where he started his career as a trumpeter and bandleader and worked that job for 2 years and gained some name in the Nigerian music cycle.

Pictures of Nathaniel Bassey

Pictures of Nathaniel Bassey

He later composed a song for the late Stella Obasanjo, which made him step into the gospel music industry and helped him gain massive fame in Nigeria. 

He Has Released Over Seven Studio Albums, Including:

  • Someone’s at the Door (2010)
  • The Son of God (& Imela) (2014)
  • This God is Too Good (2016)
  • Revival Flames (2017)
  • Jesus: The Resurrection & the Life (2018)
  • The King is Coming (2019)
  • Hallelujah Again (Revelation 19:3) (2021)

Awards and Nominations

  • Jesus the Resurrection and Life was nominated for Album of Excellence at the African Gospel Music Awards (AGMMA, 2019)
  • Artist of the Year nominee by the Crystal Gospel Awards (2019)
  • City People Music Award for Gospel Artiste of the Year (2017)
  • Best Gospel Artist at the Africa Muzik Magazine Awards & Music Festival Awards (AFRIMMA, 2017)
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He Makes $1 Million As Of [Year]

According to Thrilling.Com, Nathaniel Bassey net worth is $1 million, which he accumulates from his music career, Invitations to events, tours, and his Journey as an RCCG Pastor and Convener of The Hallelujah Challenge.

Summing Up!

Nathaniel Bassey is one of the successful Nigerian artists who has gained prominence by serving the community in the best ways possible. He is massively growing in genres such as worship, hymns, and medley, and we believe there will be more success in his career in the near future. Anyway, we hope that this post was informative and helpful for you all. Thanks for reading!