Isabella is a devoted wife, dedicated mother of four, gifted songwriter, anointed psalmist, worship leader, pastor, author, speaker and multiple award-winning Gospel recording artiste whose music ministry has impacted the lives of many people globally. Since founding Isabella Melodies in 2009 with the release of her debut album, Lost Without You, Isabella has become a well-respected voice in the Gospel Music ministry both in the UK and Nigeria. To date, Isabella has released six excellent albums and travelled extensively for ministry work across many continents.
Isabella has been described as a vessel with a remarkable anointing due to the uniqueness of her ministry. The multi-award winning artiste refuses to be boxed into a certain genre of gospel music but continues to creatively deliver new, innovative sounds which defy the stereotypes.
Her distinctive songs have earned her multiple awards, including:
* Woman In Music (Wise Women Awards 2016)
* Best Female Artist (GXMMA 2015)
* Best Gospel Act (BEFFTA Awards 2014)
* Artiste of the Year, Europe (Africa Gospel Music Awards 2014)
* Best Female Artiste in Diaspora (Crystal Awards 2013 & 2014)
* Woman of Praise Awards 2013
* Best Female Artiste in Diaspora (Nigeria Gospel Music Awards 2012)
She has recently been nominated in the UK for the prestigious Premier Gospel Music Awards 2016.
Isabella is the author of the best-selling book, ‘The Worshipper after the Father’s Heart’ which was released in August 2013, forwarded by the world-renowned American worship leader, Terry MacAlmon. Isabella’s fervent love for the Lord and His people fuels her passion for service and her desire to equip the Body of Christ with the necessary tools to understand, develop and experience God-centred and God-directed worship.
Isabella is also a teacher of the Word and she has established The Worshipper worship seminars (www.theworshipper.org), through which she mentors, coaches, teaches about worship to churches, worship teams, choirs and other groups.
She is also the founding president of the global charity, Women of African Origin in Music Ministry (www.waomm.org) which was established to support, encourage, equip and empower female Gospel artists of African descent.
Isabella is very happily married to Pastor Ogo and they are blessed with four children: Sharon, Stephanie, Shane and Shemaiah, and they reside in the United Kingdom.