For patrons of Gospel Music especially in Africa and the UK, Niiella is household name that needs no introduction. She is known for her unique voice, soul searching ministrations and passion for the things of God.
It was therefore a welcome call when she took to her Instagram page to announce that she would be representing Ghana, Africa and the UK in this year’s edition of BET’s “Sunday Best” Gospel Music Reality Show set to premiere on Sunday 5th July 2020.
Niiella writes “If you’re gonna do something, do it with your CHEST abi? I’m repping GHANA 🇬🇭 , AFRICA 🌍 and UK 🇬🇧 HARD! 😵😵 @betsundaybest •”
She has officially been selected as the sole international contestant from the UK who will be contesting in Atlanta against a host of American contestants. She shared snippets of her UK audition, and is set to audition again for the judges to make it to the live shows.
The UK based Gospel Singer of Ghanaian descent launched her maiden album in 2017, after successfully releasing three singles to her credit.
According to BET’s website “Returning to BET for season 10 is America’s most inspirational singing competition, “Sunday Best.”Kicking off in Sunday Best fashion, the series returned with a live audience and band from Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta. 2020 marks both the 10th anniversary of the show and BET’s 40th anniversary. Season 10 welcomes back GRAMMY®-winning music legend Kirk Franklin as host; returning as judges are GRAMMY® winning songstress & host of “Get Up Mornings,” Erica Campbell, GRAMMY® nominated artist & star of BET’s “American Soul” Kelly Price and GRAMMY® nominated & multiple Stellar award-winning artist Jonathan McReynolds. “Sunday Best” season 10 will premiere Sunday, July 5th at 8PM ET/PT on BET. The season 10 winner will receive a recording contract with RCA Inspiration, a cash prize of $50,000 and the title “Sunday Best.” Visit BET.com/SundayBest for more information.
Follow Niiella on Social Media for all the scoop on her journey to winning the top prize:
YouTube: Niiella Official
Image Credit: Instagram Page of Niiella Official
Story by: Theresa R. Fianko