Jaylaw is an award winning urban contemporary gospel /inspirational artiste. His real name is Okoude James omoruyi. He is a lawyer, a poetic mind, a writer , an Mc, a former Tv host and more. During the fourth Edition of “Top Naija music Awards” ( held at Oriental hotel Lagos )his hit single “Imela” won the award for the best gospel single 2016. Also , during the maiden edition of Nasarawa Legendary Awards 2017, he won the the award for “The best Gospel Act Of The year.
JayLaw is out again with an amazing single titled “My Heart Sings” featuring Faithyebo one of Abuja’a finest female gospel artiste.”My Heart Sings” is a mid tempo afro hip-hop gospel music that will get you worshiping and dancing at the same time. This song has already been described variously as one of the best collabos ever because of the way both artistes beautifully delivered their lyrics powerfully and effortlessly. It is a beautiful fusion of Hausa, Igbo and English language.
According to Jaylaw : ” He sings to impact nations, expand the faith, woo the hearts of men to the cross and to destroy the works of the devil”.
This Ibo- Edo music phenomenon has often said that : ” Just like Jesus turned water into wine, Jaylaw turns words to music”.
He started out as a full time artite professionally in 2014 when he dropped his first single and video ever. Although he has always been singing from his earliest days as a kid.
Jaylaw has directed so many choirs and has written songs for a couple of his contemporaries in the music industry.
He has often being referred to as “the Oracle of Gospel music”.
He has a special calling to take the gospel to the streets. He constantly and consistently does his craft everywhere. He is not your typical church artiste.
At the law school he won the award for “The voice of Nigerian Law school.
Jaylaw has written over fifteen songs and has released over fifteen songs. He has shot over three videos and one viral video which are currently being played in some television and radio stations within and outsise Nigeria.
According to Jaylaw ” the only thing sweeter than money is music and
the only thing sweeter than music is God”.
Jaylaw puts God first in all that he does.
One unique quality about Jaylaw is his humility and simplicity. He believes that he hasn’t even started his musical career yet so he remains small in his own eyes inspite of his awards and progress so far.
He has a unique style and brands himself in his own idiosyncratic fashion.
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