Mike Aremu

Mike Aremu - Guest Minister

Mike Aremu can easily be seen as one of the frontrunners of world-class saxophone players but what sets this distinguished musician apart is ability to draw from traditional Nigerian sounds to create a sound that represents both creative-passion and his culture.

Growing up in the state of Niger, Nigeria (West Africa), and his musical interest started from the age of eight where in Church each child was encouraged in playing a musical instrument, from there with some basic lessons and determination by 1995 he decided to make the full transition and concentrate solely on the Saxophone.

Industry recognition has been bestowed on this innovative Saxophone composer where he adds TOMA Awards (Today’s Gospel Music Awards) and AMEN Awards on his list of gongs received Best Instrumental Album of the Year and Best Gospel Music Video of the Year. He was also nominated twice at the KORA Award’s in 2003 which is Africa’s best known and recognized mainstream music awards ceremony. JCI’s TOYP (Ten Outstanding Young People) – Best self-developed personality.

 

Mike is a welcome guest of Jesus House CLICK HERE to read about his last visit to minister to Jesus House.