Deborah Fraser (singer)

Deborah Fraser (born 6 September 1965)[1][2] is a South African gospel vocalist. She started her career in music as a backing singer in 1985 and recorded her own album in 2000, titled Abanye bayombona. The album has sold over 700,000 copies. Uhambo is her 10th album with 14 songs, including the hit, "Ngeke ngiyeke ukuthandaza".[3]

Deborah Fraser (singer)
Born (1965-09-06) September 6, 1965 (age 55)
KwaMashu,KwaZulu-Natal,South Africa
Occupation(s)
  • gospel vocalist
  • artist
  • actress
Instrumentsvocals
Years active1985-present
Associated acts

She won the first SABC Crown Gospel Music award in the Best Female Artist category, among other awards SAMA for best gospel, Metro award for best gospel & Kora for best gospel artist.[4][5][6]

Personal lifeEdit

Deborah was married to Sockey Okeke known as Nigerian pastor.[7]

DiscographyEdit

Studio albumsEdit

List of studio albums
Title Album details
Umqhele
Thanksgiving
OkaJehova Akanqotshwa

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Deborah Fraser". sampra.
  2. ^ Tiffany Akwasi (24 September 2019). "Deborah Fraser biography: age, family, songs, albums, and Instagram". briefly.co.za.
  3. ^ "Hubby bashes gospel singer". Sowetan. 5 August 2008. Archived from the original on 2008-09-20. Retrieved 2009-04-16.
  4. ^ Mojapelo, Max (2008). Beyond Memory: Recording the history, moments and memories of South African music. African Minds. p. 333. ISBN 978-1-920299-28-6.
  5. ^ "Fraser gives thanks for fame". Tonight. Independent News and Media. 13 December 2005. Retrieved 2009-04-16.
  6. ^ "Best artists in Africa named". News24. 13 December 2004. Retrieved 2009-04-16.
  7. ^ "Deborah Fraser Complete Biography | Married | MyBioHub". mybiohub.com.