We have written an article about the biography of some prominent ministers of Nigerian gospel music, including Mercy Chinwo and Oyor Twins’ Lawrence Oyor. Do good to read and learn about them. This time around we will be writing on Gift Ugochi Christopher aka GUC from Port-Harcourt, one of Nigeria’s finest gospel music ministers. He landed a record deal with EeZee Conceptz in 2019, which was the same music label with Mercy Chinwo, Judikay, and Chris Morgan.
Gift Ugochi Christopher (GUC) Biography
GUC stands for Gift Ugochi Christopher, but he is mostly known as GUC, He was born in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State. He comes from Emohua LGA, a Nigeria local government area in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State. His birth year was not made public but we are sure he was born on October 8th. The young Minister is either in his late 20’s or early 30’s. He is a graduate of Port-Harcourt University which he enrolled in 2013, and speaks Ikwerre Igbo fluently.
Gift Ugochi Christopher (GUC) Ministry
GUC is a multi-genre gospel music minister based in Port-Harcourt but his spreading of life-transforming gospel through music has crossed its boundaries. The ministry of Gift Ugochi Christopher started in Port-Harcourt. He started his gospel music ministry with his friends – Baruch Okeoghene and Emma Wele Samuel, to name but a few. GUC ministry style is just as that of Evangelist Lawrence Oyor that focused on revival, most a times he add Nigerian native pidgin English to his songs. He has ministered in some states across the country on several gospel events which includes “Excel season ‘8 and ‘9 ” (a gospel event organized by Presbyterian Church of Nigeria, first aba parish (PYPAN), GUC also ministered in Synod of Worship ’19 – cross heart ministries, Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Christ Embassy, and Christ Gospel Mission International etc.
Gift Ugochi Christopher (GUC) runs an online forum for young music ministers on telegram, Where he shares some tips from his field experience. 2019 was his year of major upliftment, as he landed a record deal with EeZee Conceptz, Ezekiel Thankgod’s record label. After landing the deal, EeZee Conceptz CEO – Ezekiel Thankgod gave him a car.
He was nominated for an award in the coming Maranatha Awards USA Awards in 2020. His most famous song after “Desperate” is “All that matters” which has been shared on all music streaming platforms globally more than a million times. Beyond GUC’s other songs “all that matters” has also become a favorite song for several churches in Nigeria.
GUC has released a series of singles for the gospel that many Christians testified it being divine. His hit single, All that matters, has more than 9 million YouTube streams alone, making it one of his successful tracks. Here’s GUC’s list of songs.
- Thank you
- The Promise
- You know
- All that matters
Gift Ugochi Christopher (GUC) Net Worth
GUC soul-lifting song “Desperate” brought him into the limelight and he recorded successes with the release of the video. His decision to sign into the EeZee Conceptz label added more to his bars but GUC Net worth is not yet estimated at the moment.