Dunsin Oyekan: Things you never know about him

The talented Gospel singer, Dunsin Oyekan, also known as ‘The Eagle’, is a musician making waves in the world of inspirational Christian music. He is a man who loves God and claims to receive his lyrics and songs from the place of a personal walk with God.

Dunsin Oyekan’s Parental Family and Educational Background

Dunsin Oyekan, aged 36, was born in Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria to the family of Gbadebo Oyekan. He happens to be the only son of his family. Dunsin attended Airforce Nursery and Primary school Ilorin, after which he proceeded to the Federal Government College Ilorin for his secondary education and later left there to continue his studies at the Baptist Model High School, Ilorin. The talented musician proceeded to the University of Ilorin for his university education where he studied Industrial Chemistry.

Dunsin Oyekan’s Family Life

Dunsin got married to his heartthrob Adedoyin and their union is blessed with two wonderful children. Sadly, however, Dunsin’s marital union with his wife was shortened by the death of his wife.

Dunsin Oyekan’s Musical Career

This prophetic singer and multi-talented instrumentalist got his music interest and ‘call’ from his late father who also happens to be a lover of music and a leader of a music group. Dunsin’s father, he recalls, encouraged him to learn a musical instrument and at the age of 10, he had started playing the guitar. Initially, his mother did not like the idea of his pursuing a musical career which his father loved and wanted, later she discovered Dunsin had a call on his life into the music ministry.

Today, Dunsin Oyekan has over 30 songs to his credit.

Dunsin Oyekan’s Albums and Songs

Code Red – 2016

You Are Good – 2016

Na You – 2016

Amazing – 2016

We Worship You – 2018

If All I Say Is Jesus – 2018

Hallelujah (Live at Code Red) – 2018

Song of Angels (Live) – 2018

Imole De – 2018

God – 2018

I Proclaim – 2019

Open Up – 2019

Kingdom Now – 2019



If All I say is Jesus featuring Tasha Page-Lockhart – 2016

Na You featuring Kim Burell – 2016

Miraculous God – 2016

You are Good – 2016

Yahweh – 2016

This Is Home – 2016

Do To Me What You Want – 2016

Just You and Me – 2016

With You – 2016

Koseni To Dabire – 2016

Spotlight – 2016

If All I Say Is Jesus – 2016

Amazing – 2016

Count On Me – 2016

Audience of One – 2016

Your Name Is Lifted – 2016


2018 – 2019

Hallelujah – 2018

Imole De – 2018

Song of Angels (Kei Yadosh) – 2018

We Worship You – 2018

I Proclaim – 2018

God – 2018

Most High – 2019

Open Up – 2019

Yhwh – 2019

Ageless – 2019

Holy – 2019

Audience of One/Amazing (Mash-Up) – 2019

I’ll Never Stop – 2019

Breathe – 2019

Absolutely Nothing – 2019

I Will Follow – 2019

Halleluyah – 2019

No Words – 2019

You Deserve It – 2019

Jesus – 2019

A Man of Unusual Love

During an interview with This Day in October of 2019, Dunsin Oyekan was asked what his desire is. Here was his answer: “My desire is to see another moment of AZUZA revival in this end time as Jesus is lifted up.”

Compromising and Going Secular If Need Arises?

Dunsin’s answer to this question is a big NO. He believes the One (God) Who called him is faithful and will supply.

Dunsin Oyekan’s Awards and Nominations

This music writer, singer, instrumentalist, producer, and our man of the week has received prestigious awards. They include:

  • One of the 100 Most Influential People in Christian Ministry in Nigeria, by Ynaija.
  • ‘Imole De’ (meaning ‘light has come’) was nominated for Song of Excellence at the Africa Gospel Music and Media Awards (AGMMA) in 2019.
  • Dunsin Oyekan features regularly in the Messiah Marathon Praise, one of the events set aside to celebrate the birthday of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God worldwide.

Dunsin Oyekan’s music has blessed many across the globe.

What’s your favorite of all his songs, or rather, what are your favourites?

Credit: This Day

One thought on “Dunsin Oyekan: Things you never know about him

  1. He was talented and very humble like his later father Baba G.O Oyekan

    G.O Oyekan is the one who join my union wedding with my able wife 2012
    Late Papa G.O is a really man of God

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