The winner of the Songs of Excellence award at the Africa Gospel and Media Awards (AGAMA) 2019 Tim Godfrey has dished out another life-changing song he tagged “Nara”.
It’s one thing to release a song and it’s another thing to release a song that your audience can relate to. Tim Godfrey the praise master has not stopped releasing what the indigenous people of Nigeria could relate to.
This time around he did an amazing song “Nara” with Travis Greene, it was really super dope to see these artists do a song together, and not just that, Tim Godfrey’s fans were all daze to see the American music minister Travis Greene sing in one of the major tribe in Nigeria.
The two multiple award-winning gospel music ministers through the years have been known for their excellence when it has to do with music so, having the both of them do a song was a huge boom!
The Nigerian gospel artist is best known for his song ” Nara” which means Receive in English. Before the release of Nara, the music star has released several amazing and touching sounds but the release of Nara was quite different, maybe because Travis Greene was featured in the song. For the first time, he was, able to hit millions of views on youtube in a few months.
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Travis Greene who was born and bassed in America clearly sang the chorus of the song which is in Igbo dialect as if he had lived in the Eastern part of Nigeria for a long. Beyond the sweet melody of the song, the founder and owner of the record label Rox Nation and also the Originator of Xtreme Crew, Tim Godfrey revealed that Nara is a song that talks about him, his story, his journey, All he has been through in life and how God has taken him from one faze to another through the years.
He clearly stated that Nara is his song of gratitude to the Lord for all the Lord has done for him. No doubt Nara is a song that expresses gratitude, it’s a song that helps the hearer look back and count the wonderous act of the Lord in their lives. It’s indeed a song of testimony!
The release of Nara was a huge breakthrough for Tim Godfrey he was able to get 55.3M views, he also got about 281.7K likes, and zero dislike on YouTube since 14 September 2018. Nara was not just a song, rather it was a trend, The video became the leading video in YouTube’s top five (5) reigning music.
Not just that, Tim Godfrey also posted on his Instagram page a service where the lead pastor of Hillsong Church, Brian Houston was singing the pre-chorus of the song “Nara”.
The Hillsong Church is located in Australia and the lead pastor is also Australian, seeing Pastor Brain sing Nara proved to many that even though Nara is an Igbo word, Nara is a song for people of all races and tribes.
Listen, enjoy & share Tim Godfrey – “NARA” ft Travis Greene below.