Dr. Sonnie Badu is an influential figure in African gospel music. Arguably, one of the most consistent popular live acts in the world. His unique blend of intimate worship, high quality visuals and his energetic style of ushering congregations into the presence of God has affected lives.
He’s an accomplished entrepreneur, songwriter, producer, author and the founder and lead Pastor of RockHill Church in Atlanta, Georgia. He is undeniably one of the well-respected trailblazers in African gospel music on a global scene with many hit songs and several awards to his credit.
He holds a Doctorate in Divinity, a bachelors in ministry, a masters in Christian Leadership, a doctorate of fine arts in musicology and a PhD in Theology. He was recently made A Professor and The Dean of the Faculty of music at Trinity International University of Ambassadors.
He is a UN ambassador of Sacred Music (Commander of the Most Distinguished Order of Special Envoy), and a recipient of the presidential lifetime achievement award and an honorary Georgia Citizenship.
He also holds the Keys to the Cities of Brooklyn, New York and Brentwood, Maryland.
Badu is happily married to Lady Annie Badu with 4 beautiful children; Shadine, Imani, Sonnie and Ayanna Badu.
With a Global Applaud and Shout, Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome Africa’s finest, the praise General, the Apostle of worship, Sonnie Badu.