Sinach tops Billboard USA Christian songwriters chart
Nigeria’s renowned singer and song writer Osinachi Joseph a.k.a Sinach has become the first African to top the Billboard USA Christian songwriters chart.
Known for the hit track ‘I know who I am” The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Billboard USA is the music industry standard record chart for songs published weekly by Billboard magazine.
The chart rankings are based on sales (both online and physical), radio play and online streaming.
According to Sinach, she’s been number one on the chart for seven weeks.
Expressing her gratitude to God, she said that she is the first black person and first African to achieve such feat.
Other songwriters on the list are Jason Ingram, Matthew West, Lauren Daigle, Chris Brown, Steven Furtick, Jeff Pardo, Paul Mabury, Hank Bentley and Ethan Hulse.
In 2017, Sinach was inducted into the Bethlehem Hall of Fame alongside Dwayne Johnson, Pope Benedict XVI and a host of other internationally recognized celebrities.
Sinach, is a senior worship leader at Loveworld Ministries Christ Embassy.