Sinach’s Waymaker bags her Dove AwardAward winning gospel artist, Osinachi Kalu Okoro Egbu popularly known as Sinach, has made history by becoming the first Nigerian to win the Song of the Year at the Dove Awards 2020 in the United States.
Five years after the initial release of her critically acclaimed song, Waymaker, the song was adjudged the Best Gospel song of the year.
Waymaker was also nominated in two other categories namely Spanish Language Recorded Song of the Year and Worship Recorded Song of the Year(as recorded by Leeland).
In total, there were thirteen nominees for the Song of the Year category including Kirk Franklin’s Love Theory and Aj Pruis’s The God who Stays.
Sinach released the Waymaker music video on YouTube on 30 December, 2015. The video showed her singing outdoors. At the end of 2019, Waymaker was the second most viewed Nigerian music video on YouTube.