Soul & Motown Vocalist
Godfrey began singing publicly at the age of approx. 18 years old, eventually became a member of a Choir known as The Merry bell Gospel Choir, where I was also singing as a soloist.
Godfrey won The Stevie Wonder Award in 1989 for Best Male Gospel Choir Soloist. This afforded him the privilege to both meet and share the stage with the Maestro himself during his appearance at the NEC.
Godfrey has made several television appearances. One in particular is his appearance on Channel 4’s People Get Ready. It was at this recording that his talent was noticed by those who were considered as the UK’s foremost respected leaders of Gospel Music among the Gospel fraternity and was, invited to play the part of Christ in a production called ‘Creation’, which was aired on channel 4‘s ‘People Get Ready Easter special’.
During his singing career he has worked alongside well known artistes such as; The Winans, (Father and Uncles of Mario Winans), Commissioned, Billy Gaines, Michael Bolton, Westlife and Heather Small to name a few.
Godfrey Gayle was a member of the duo Hutchinson & Gayle, who in 2003 won the GMTV Gospel Competition. On the back of which they were crowned Best Gospel Newcomers at the MOBO Awards ceremony. Having won this prestigious award they were offered a recording contract with Integrity Music, the largest distributors of Gospel Music today.
Godfrey is involved in a substantial amount of studio recording sessions for various artists.
Now performing throughout the UK and Europe as a Solo Artist, Godfrey sings the legendary Motown Classics and Soul classic ballads, occasionally throwing in a few gospel numbers for good measure.
Godfrey also does a Tribute Act to Stevie Wonder, many have often commented on his resemblance and vocal tones to the living legend.
Stevie Wonder tributes are few and far between because reproducing the look and sound of the great man is such a tall order. However, this incredible artiste is the real deal, an authentic lookalike and sound-alike with enough talent and stage presence to do justice to the original uncompromising legend.
Performing all of his most popular hits you will be awestruck by the uncanny impersonation to the living legend, Stevie Wonder.