Tim Godfrey Biography

Tim Godfrey is an Nigerian gospel singer, producer, songwriter, music teacher, vocal instructor, art training consultant and writer.

Tim Godfrey started music in 2004 and has since them, grown into one of the biggest gospel music stars in Africa. He is also music director and founder of a gospel group called the Tim Godfrey and the Xtreme Crew.

Tim Godfrey

Tim Godfrey

We’d be seeing Tim Godfrey’s biography, date of birth, age, early life, family, parents, siblings, spouse, children, education, entertainment career, net worth, houses, cars, social media handles and everything else you’d love to know about him.

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Tim Godfrey Profile

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Full name: Timothy Chukwudi Godfrey
Other name(s): Fearless, Tim Godfrey
Date of birth: 26th August, 1979
Education: Trinity International University of Ambassadors, Georgia, USA
Children: Bryan
Nationality: Nigerian
Occupation: Singer, music director
Net worth: $350,000

Tim Godfrey Biography, Date Of Birth, Early Life, Family And Education

Tim Godfrey was born on the 26th of August 1979 in Kaduna State as the second son in a family of six children. Though originally from Abia State, he grew up in Kaduna State with his father, Mr Victor Godfrey, mother and siblings. 

Timothy had his early education in Kaduna before proceeding to the Trinity International University of Ambassadors, Georgia, USA where he received a doctorate in Fine Art and Musicology in 2018.

Entertainment Career

Tim Godfrey first step into stardom was in 1994 when he became a choir director in his church. While working as a choir director, he trained choristers of different churches. He however commenced his music career professionally on the 14th of February, 2004.

He is the convener of one of the best modern gospel groups in Nigeria called called the Tim Godfrey and the Xtreme Crew. The group has received numerous awards, including the Awards for Musical Excellence in Nigeria at the 2005 AMEN AWARDS.

Him and the Xtreme Crew group is focused on evangelism, and they also offer professional concerts and shows throughout the country. Thus far, he has performed at concerts and churches across the world. He also collaborated with several international gospel artistes.

Personal Life

Tim Godfrey is a single dad of a handsome boy called Bryan. In a chat with SUN, he revealed that he wasn’t in a relationship but hoped that he’d be getting married soon. 


Tim Godfrey has released a number since he the beginning of his music career. Some of them include:

• Akaah
• Nara
• Omema
• Onaga (It’s Working)
• Walking Miracle
• So Good
• Victory
• Trumpet
• So Good 
• Amen
• Hero
• Hallelujah
• Jigidem
• War Cry
• Jo Ti E
• Nobody
• Igbo Medley
• Na You Be God
• Worship Medley
• Bless The Lord
• Kosi
• Bigger
• Nara Testimony
• Done Me Well
• Carry Me
• Ahaa
• Okaka
• Folo Folo
• Miracle
• Aribiti
• Mmamma Ya
• Naija War Medley
• Lai Lai (Nigeria)
• Bulie Ya
• Mighty God
• Jehovah
• Toya
• Akpoaza
• On My Way
• On My Way
• Supernatural
• Time For Miracle
• Onyedikagi
• Tell Me
• Iyo
• Imela
• Agidigba
• Adukaka
• Ekelebe
• Confidence
• Omewoya
• Thank God
• Hero Reloaded 

Tim Godfrey Quotes

“Hard work is very important, don’t compromise it for anything.”

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“To all CEOs and business owners, develop a work culture that people would not only be proud of but also emulate.”

“Courage is not the absence of fear; it is rather acting despite fear.”

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“The quality of your life is a product of your faith. This is why the enemy wants you depressed and afraid (which is the opposite of faith). Choose to Walk by faith today.”

“The power of association cannot be overemphasized. Hangout with small-minded people and you would dream of small things, spend time with overachievers and you’d not only dream big but also achieve big things.”

“With all that’s happening in the country, let’s not forget our fundamental human rights. It is okay to voice your opinion.”

“Life is a mind game; you’re limited only by your thoughts.”

“Your focus on the loss of yesterday is killing your opportunity to win today. Forget the past and pay attention to the future.”

“Financial growth and sustainability do not depend on how much you earn… But HOW MUCH YOU INVEST AND ALSO HOW MUCH YOU SAVE!!!”

“Quit struggling for titles, sometimes it takes a title-less man to humble the world.”

“While others are bothered about why things are not working, focus your attention on creating something out of those things.”

“Until you leave your comfort zone, growth and transformation will never happen. Take that risk, start that business, host that conference, submit that proposal, a transformation begins with a step in the right direction.”

“When you emanate positive energy, positivity becomes attracted to you. Stay Positive in all situations.”

Awards And Nominations

  • BEFFTA Award UK – 2011
  • Best Artiste of the year nominee at the Future Awards – 2012
  • NEA Award U.S.A. for the Best Gospel Artist/Group of the year – 2012
  • Nine nominations at the Crystal Award – 2015
  • Eight nominations at the Africa Gospel Awards (AGAFEST) – 2018
  • Male Artists of Excellence at Africa Gospel and Media Awards (AGAMA) – 2019
  • Tim Godfrey and The Xtreme Crew bagged the Musical Group of Excellence award at the Africa Gospel and Media Awards (AGAMA) – 2019
  • Male African Artiste of the Year at the GTMA Awards – 2019
  • Songs of Excellence award at the Africa Gospel and Media Awards (AGAMA) – 2019
  • Male artiste of the year at Africa Gospel Awards (AGAFEST) – 2019
  • Best International Artist nominee at the Premier Gospel Awards – 2019
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Life Lesson From Tim Godfrey

Hard Work

You can’t just sit around doing nothing and expect things to work for you. You have to put in the work if you expect results. Life isn’t magic; if you want something, then work towards achieving it.

Tim Godfrey worked hard to become a brand name and to own his music. He is still working hard to attain greater heights. He does a series of all-night vigils and long hours of rehearsals with his crew consistently.

There is no substitute for hard work if you want to be successful.

Tim Godfrey Net Worth

Tim Godfrey is one of the richest Gospel singers in Nigeria. In 2018, he surprised his 5 longest crew members with amazing car gifts of 2 Venzas and 3 Toyota Camrys.

He has also performed in a over 1,000 concerts around the world with international artists, including the Grammy-winning Gospel Musician Kirk Franklin.

According to, Tim Godfrey has an estimated net worth of $350,000.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Tim Godfrey on:

Instagram @TimGodfreyWorld
Twitter @TimGodfreyWorld

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