Nigerian gospel singer Mercy Chinwo emerged as the recipient of the highly esteemed Best International Act award at the 2023 Premier Gospel Awards held in the United Kingdom. The grand event took place at the renowned Cadogan Hall in London’s Chelsea district, marking a momentous celebration of five decades of gospel music in the UK.
Expressing her gratitude, Mercy Chinwo stated, “I am filled with humility and honor upon receiving this prestigious award. I extend my heartfelt thanks to God for His grace and to my devoted fans, friends, and family who have supported me throughout this journey. This recognition is not solely mine; it belongs to all those who believe in the transformative power of music to touch hearts and change lives.”
She took to her Instagram page on Tuesday, sharing a photo of the award and captioning it with words of appreciation: “GOD IS GOOD. Thanks for the honor, @premiergospel. To each and every one of you who voted, thank you, and may God bless you all.”
Among the other deserving winners announced during the event were Limoblaze (Best Male Vocalist), Annatoria (Best Female Vocalist), Jireh (Best Song: Limoblaze), Manor Collective (Best Group), Choir of the Year (The Spirituals), Tofunmi Adorna (Best Newcomer), Triple O’s Everything Left Unsaid (Best Album), and Guvna B’s Bridgeland Road (Best Video).