SHAUN P- EVERYDAY OF MY LIFE
By: Rumana Akoob
Durban’s Gospel singer and SAMA nominee, Shaun P, has released his latest album, Every Day of My Life.
The album conglomerates both traditional gospel and modern urban music. It showcases Shaun P’s vocal talent and songwriting abilities that combine together and delivers a universal sound with international appeal for all ages.
Shaun P developed a love for music when he was just 11 years old round about the same time he started playing the piano. With the support of his mother, he mastered the piano and pursued singing.
He realized as a teenager that a career in music was what he would take up and showing a deep love and passion for the gospel genre in particular.
Driven by his love for God, Shaun P says he doesn’t just write songs but lyrical messages inspired by life experiences.
“I am blessed for this wonderful opportunity to not only shares my passion for music but also my passion for the Lord and His glory. This album is a labour of love and a realisation of a lifelong dream and I am excited about spreading His message through music,” he said.
The artist has a classical piano degree and is the worship-leader at 3C, a global ministry with about 17000 members and growing by around 150 new members, weekly. The ministry has gone global as its services are streamed throughout the world. They have 8 campuses across the country and Shaun P is the musical director for all of them.
“It’s such an honor and privilege to be a part of a global ministry. I submit under Pastor Bert and Charne Pretorius who are my spiritual parents. I have the utmost respect for their authority and guidance,” said Shaun P.
Shaun P has led worship to masses of crowds in Nigeria, Botswana, and Faith Revival in Durban, 3C in Irene and across South Africa. He also had the privilege to lead 20000 people at the Moses Mabida Stadium for a global day prayer event.
Universal Music South Africa has expressed excitement about Shaun P’s album.
“We are proud to represent such a wonderful and talented artist such as Shaun P. We are looking forward to our journey together and taking his music to the masses,” said Wandile Sikhosana from Universal Music South Africa.