“I Can’t Dump My Certificate For Music” …Gospel Artiste, Peace Essien



Pretty Peace Essien is a gospel artiste and an undergraduate. Her journey into music industry started professionally in 2007 when she hit musical studio and released her first album titled “Appointed Time” in 2009. Over the years, this gifted act who discovered herself from the church didn’t rest on her oars to project her career in music as she hit studio again to record another album titled “You’re Lord” in 2016.

The tracks in this new album are You’re Lord, Jesus You’re everything To Me, Favour of The Lord, I Will Praise You Oh Lord., Praise Him Always and Jesus The Only Salvation. This Abuja based spirit-filled inspirational singer had performed at Church Concerts, Weddings, Naming Ceremonies, Birthdays, Church Revivals among others. “I discovered my passion for music in 2006 and my parents have been supportive and encouraging me. Even after I got married, my husband has also been supportive”, she divulged. On her role models, Essien mentioned Sinachi and said: “I get inspiration to compose songs most during my quiet time when meditating on the words of God, the Holy Spirit gives me song and I write it down and develop them later”. Peace Essien was born in Yola by a military officer father. She grew up at the Barracks and later relocated to Abuja for her secondary school education and also graduated in Diploma of Law in 2012 in tertiary institution in Abuja. She is studying Political Science.