NAME: Ada Ogochukwu Ndukauba
ALSO KNOWN AS: Ada Ehi
GENRES: Contemporary Gospel, Pop, Electronic, Afro-pop
YEARS ACTIVE: 2009–present
OCCUPATION: Singer, Songwriter, Recording artist
LABELS: Loveworld, Free Nation
Ada Ehi (née Ndukauba) is a Nigerian born international singer, songwriter, recording and performing artist. She started her musical career at the age of 10. Since she professionally started her music career under Loveworld Records in 2009, she has increasingly gained local and international popularity through her songs and music videos.
Born to Victor and Mabel Ndukauba, she along with her three brothers grew up listening to gospel recordings. She is a graduate of Lagos State University where she studied Chemical & Polymer Engineering, during which she joined the Believers Loveworld Campus Fellowship. Upon joining the group, she later joined the Christ Embassy Choir where she grew until she became a member of the Christ Embassy Presidential Choir. This gave her a good platform to start her international career in music.
Since joining the Christ Embassy Choir, she has been actively involved in the Music Ministry of Christ Embassy and has performed at Christ Embassy events in several programs around the world including Europe, America, and several African countries. Her debut album Undenied was released in November 2009 while her sophomore album Lifted & So Fly, a two-disc album was released in November 2013. She released her third studio album titled Future Now, on the 16th of October, 2017 and claimed the no.1 spot on iTunes Nigeria same day.
AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
In 2017, Ada was listed in YNaija‘s list of “100 Inﬂuential Christian Personalities in Nigeria”. She won the 2017 Groove Awards and Recognition Awards for West African Artist of the Year; being nominated alongside Frank Edwards, Sinach, Joe Praize, and the Preachers.
Ada Ehi is married to Ehi Moses and they have two children together.
- Undenied (2009)
- Lifted & So Fly (2013)
- I Overcame
- Only You Jesus
- Jesus (You are Able)
- I Testify
- In Your Name
- Our God Reigns
- Bobo Me