Timothy Chukwudi Godfrey famously known by his nickname, Tim Godfrey, was born on 26 August 1979). He is a talented Nigerian gospel musician. The gospel superstar was born in Kaduna State as the second son of six children on the 26th August 1979.
Which State Is Tim Godfrey From?
He hails from Abia State, but he grew up in Kaduna State with his family.
The superstar is a music director, conference speaker, voice instructor, producer, instrumentalist, presenter, music and art training consultant, musical concert clinician, and writer.
He started music in 2004, and since then, he grew into one of the biggest gospel music stars in Africa.
He is the manager and founder of a gospel band called “Tim Godfrey and the Xtreme“, a Crew Christian musical group.
This superstar, Tim Godfrey, started singing when he was a kid living in Kaduna.
He spent most of his days as a youth singing in his church choir in Kaduna.
Tim Godfrey officially joined the gospel music genre in 2004.
People see him as a Nigerian version of Tyre Tibbet and Kirk Franklin.
His gospel music genre held no competition at that time, so he started dropping hit tracks.
He developed his skills to become a musical director, voice instructor and has had that for many years.
Before the superstar made the singing his career, he was a footballer.
He played the Governor’s Cup while under the Pepsi Football Academy when he was still playing football.
He owns a music band called “Xtreme,” and they are known for many hit tracks.
However, not minding his official entry in 2004, he came into the limelight in 2008 when his first hit single hit a massive success in the Nigerian Music Industry.
Tim Godfrey‘s first step into stardom was in 1994 when he became a director in his church choir. While he was a choir director, he trained choristers from different churches. He commenced his music career professionally on the 14th of February, 2004.
The music superstar founded the Xtreme Crew music group in 2004. Since then, he has been creating good music with the crew. They focused more on evangelizing while they travelled places to perform Gospel concerts and shows all over Nigeria and Africa. They have gone to over 1000 events and concerts within and outside the country.
In 2005, Tim Godfrey and his crew performed on the same stage with Sammie Okposo, Sunny Neji, Folake Omusen at the Kora Awards in South Africa. Then in 2006, they performed at the Ghana Music Awards and toured five American States. A UK-based music Company organized the tour “Set Him off Music Ministries“.
The annually fearless Worship Concert was started In 2017 by the crew. In the same year, He bought cars worth well over 20 million for his five most extended crew members. He did show solidarity and strength in Unity. The crew also went to the “Xperience”, a musical concert organized by “The Rock Cathedral” yearly. He has worked with Travis Greene (an American gospel musician), Nathaniel Bassey, and other well-known gospel artists.
The group received many awards and nominations like
- BEFFTA Award UK – 2011
- Best Artiste of the year nominee at the Future Awards – 2012
- NEA Award USA as the Best Gospel Artist/Group of the year – 2012
- Nine nominations at the Crystal Award – 2015
- Eight nominations at the Africa Gospel Awards (AGAFEST) – 2018
- Male Artists of Excellence at Africa Gospel and Media Awards (AGAMA) – 2019
- The Musical Group of Excellence award at the Africa Gospel and Media Awards (AGAMA) – 2019
- Male African Artiste of the Year at the GTMA Awards – 2019
- Songs of Excellence award at the Africa Gospel and Media Awards (AGAMA) – 2019
- Male artiste of the year at Africa Gospel Awards (AGAFEST) – 2019,
- Best International Artist nominee at the Premier Gospel Awards – 2019.
Tim Godfrey And The Xtreme Crew 33 tracks from 2014 to 2017, 14 tracks from 2018 to 2019, But he has about 52 songs together.
Tim Godfrey made a lot of money from music sales and bookings to minister at programs organized by most big churches in Nigeria.
He earns over N500,000 naira per show. His crew – the Xtreme crew, helped made his sound and songs very technical and unique.
Mr & Mrs Victor Godfrey are the parents of the superstar. He has six siblings.
The superstar, Tim Godfrey is a single dad of a handsome eleven-year-old boy called Bryan.
He revealed that he wasn’t in a relationship but hoped that he’d be getting married soon while Chatting with SUN new.
His crew members are Blessyn OkocGivena, Mario Ochocho, IBK Sings, and Samuel Giveson.
Before going to Trinity International University of Ambassadors, Georgia, USA, Tim Godfrey did his primary and secondary education in Kaduna.
He received a doctorate in Fine Art and Musicology in 2018.
What is Tim Godfrey Net Worth
Tim Godfrey is one of the most popular and successful gospel musicians on the Nigerian scene.
He gifted 5 of his crew members with unique car gifts of 2 Venzas and 3 Toyota Camrys.
Tim Godfrey‘s estimated net worth is $1,000,000.
Social Media Handles
The superstar, Tim Godfrey has about 883k followers on his verified Instagram account.
You can connect with Tim Godfrey on:
- Instagram @TimGodfreyWorld
- Twitter @TimGodfreyWorld
- Website: www.timgodfreyworldwide.com
Tim Godfrey and his crew had about 25 tracks from 2014 to 2017, 22 tracks from 2018 to 2019, but they have about 47 songs together.
Below is the list of their songs:
- Na You be God
- I Worship
- The Audience of One
- Mighty God
- 11So Good
- Lai Lai
- Worship Medley
- Good Day
- Bless The Lord
- Walking Miracles
- Naija War Medley
- Nobody Reprise
- Alright, Omewoya
- On My Wa
- Folo Folo
- Igbo Medley
- Jo to e
- Carry Me
- Onaga (It’sIt’s Working)
- Nara (Testimony)