Born on April 13, 1983 in Akim Oda in the Southern part of Ghana (the capital of the Birim Central Municipal District); Minister Rapture, real name Samuel Ohene Peprah is a budding Ghanaian Contemporary Gospel artiste of the generation that emerged out of the influence of Tye Tribbett (USA), Derrick Hadden (USA) and Frank Edwards (Nigeria).
Formerly an underground Hiplife artiste, Minister Rapture officially joined the Gospel industry in 2007; performing songs by Gospel moguls including Tye Tribbett, Derrick Hadden, Frank Edwards Michael Smith, Amy Grant, Yolanda Adams, and Kirk Franklin among others at church events.
It was at these events: Gospel Rock Shows, Cooperate Events and other social gatherings that heightened the attention on Minister Raptures’ inspiring voice to release his debut singe, ‘Baba’ in 2015.
Amidst all daily lives challenges as a potential artiste, Minister Rapture is a hardworking gentleman who enjoys singing and writing songs, a gift that emerged through his focus on uplifting ones soul. He is actively working on fresh songs for a near-future release.
Minister Rapture’s past and recent myriad performances can be watched on his Youtube channel: Minister Rapture. Also for further interactions; join Minsister Rapture on Twitter: @ministerrapture and Instagram: @ministerrapture.
Currently residing in Tema; the budding Gospel artiste aside inspiring music enthusiasts with good music, is an entrepreneur who runs a design and print company called SportHaus with his business and best friend, Oboo Sheshe.
Minister Rapture completed Accra Secondary-Technical Senior High School in 2001 and a graduate of Takoradi Polytechnic in 2006.
Listen to Minister Rapture’s song, ‘Baba’ below: