Joyce Ejiogu is a Christian-gospel songwriter and worship leader, full name: – Joyce, Ihechiluru, Oluomachi (Mgbeike) Ejiogu-Schmeer. The third child in a family of 4 children. She studied Food Science and Technology with bias in Analytical Chemistry and Post graduate Diploma in Management.
She started writing her songs at the age of 9 out of inspiration basically made up of modern worship and praise songs. She was selected for radio and TV Children’s Varieties moderation at this age and was couched by well known music directors in her city at this period. She was active in both her church worship bands and choirs and finally founded a handful of groups and bands before leaving her country Nigeria for Germany in 2002 on the grounds of family re-union.
Joyce released her first solo album, “Only you” in 2006, and in 2010 her second solo CD, “One more time” which brought her into contact with great Christian artists in Germany and Europe.
Through her music ministry “Jubilant Praise Music Projects” she actively got involved in Christian music outreaches and fellowships and music workshops with different worship bands and groups in Germany and Europe and eventually as the founder and the co-coordinator of the “Hour of Praise and Worship”- (Worship Band with both Children and Adult Choreography Teams).
She supports with part of the sales of her CDs to some non- profit organizations for Persecuted Christians and the Children Orphanages.
Joyce is currently a performing artist in Music Fever Zentrum, Ludwighafen in Germany and was a member of the Jury for the casting “Your Voice 2013”. She is working on her next Jubilant Praise CD project. She serves as a worker in her local church in Germany and also works in a non-profit social organization in her area. She is blessed with 2 sons “Prince” and “Favour”