Joyce Blessing

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Joyce Blessing

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Accra, Ghana

Joyce Akosua Twene is a multiple award-winning African gospel musician. Joyce Blessing was born to Mr. Christopher Kwabena Twene and Mrs. Gladys Yaa Kyewaa on 15th May at Accra, Ghana.

Joyce is the fourth child of her parents. She grew up with other siblings who were all raised by their mother in Kumasi, the Ashanti Region of Ghana where she had her primary school and Junior High School education, and later moved to stay with her father in Nigeria for few years. Joyce was to her manager, Dave Joy, and they have two sons. She has 3 boys.

Joyce Blessing has always been a lover of music, hence started singing in the church at an early age of 14 and also made sure she never missed musical concerts held at her vicinity when she was young even when her mother tried to prevent her from attending these functions.

Joyce Blessing as part of the See Them Band group in Kumasi. She was the youngest among them playing for five years in addition to being a backing vocalist for the likes of Evangelist Diana Asamoah, Jewel Ackah, Mary Ghansah, Ernest Opoku Jnr, Aseibu Amalfi, and other musicians in Ghana.

Her first album, Obi Ntu Nyame Fo"(Nobody Advises God) was released in 2007. She shot into the limelight when she released her hit single "Monko Moakyi" in 2013. The single was from her album, Heavy Price which includes other songs like Nyame Aguamma, Be The Lord, Blessed and, Kantamanto Nyame. This was under the management of Media Excel Productions in collaboration with DaveJoy Productions. Blessing won six awards at the Ghana Gospel Industry Awards, organized by Adom FM.

Joyce Blessing has won six awards and five meritorious awards in the 2014 Gospel Music Awards. She has also been nominated in seven categories winning five; Artist of the year, The Best Vocalist, Album of the year, Popular video, Song of the year.

In 2014, she was nominated at the Ghana Music Awards 2014 for Best Female Vocal Performance, Gospel Artiste of the Year, Best Collaboration of the Year, Gospel Song of the Year, and Album of the Year. Her album Heavy Price also won the Album of the Year. She also has worship albums namely; Holy Ghost Worship Volumes 1 and 2 under the management of Media Excel and DaveJoy Productions.

She later left Media Excel Productions handed and was signed to Dave Joy Productions releasing her 5th album "Agyebum" in 2017. The album earned her the Best Praise Song of the Year Award. She also won an award for the Best Gospel Music Video of the Year for her single, Lord’s Prayer at the 2017 4syte Music Video Awards.

In 2018, Blessing took the lead among other gospel musicians in Ghana with copping nominations in all awards organized in Ghana. She recently won the Gospel Artiste of the year at Ghana Entertainment Awards USA, Ghana Music Awards South Africa Gospel Artiste of the Year, and grabbed three awards at the recent BAMA Awards in Ghana, making a sum of 22 awards copped in just five years in ministry, an achievement no Ghanaian gospel musician has been able to attain so far. She again grabbed nominations for Gospel Song of the Year and Gospel Artiste of the Year at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, three Music Awards, and more.

In 2019, Blessing has nominations for Hippo Music Awards based in Uganda and six nominations at MAWA 2019 in Nigeria and won an award with her latest Repent single at Maranatha Global Worship Music Awards In Kenya. She currently has 24 awards and six albums to her credit.

As part of her gospel ministry, she has set up a charity foundation that donates to the deaf and blind, accident victims,and mentally challenged people in Ghanaian society.

Major Singles

Monko Mo Akyi


Heavy Price

I Swerve You