Muyiwa Olarewaju born on 26th of November 1970 is a British Gospel singer and songwriter who mixes traditional gospel music with sound elements of global music (from Africa, the Caribbean and Asia), soul, R&B and pop. He has been an experienced performer, broadcaster and presenter for decades. In 2009 he became the first-ever international act to perform on America’s popular entertainment channel “BET” for the prestigious annual Celebration of Gospel show. He has presented his popular radio program “Turning Point” to an estimated global audience of 70 million. With his group Riversongz, he sold out Indigo2 at the O2 in London, the first gospel act to do so, and he has played at the largest gospel music event in the world, The Experience, attracting a 500,000 strong audience.
Muyiwa Olanrewaju revealed on his Instagram page @officialmuyiwa, the recent event of being honored with the rank of an Investiture (a ceremony at which honours or rank are formally conferred on a particular person) in Windor Castle, a royal residence at Windsor in the English County of Berkshire.
See as he caption on his Instagram post;
“For Services To Music
Thank you to everyone that has relentlessly invested in this “young man”, you made it possible….
A lecturer of mine told me no one is paying attention to you doing gospel music…..years later, here we are…. #grateful”