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Biography/Profile/History Of Late Ghanaian Gospel Singer and songwriter Danny Nettey

3370893466648_7523305792464 Danny Nettey is a Ghanaian musician and songwriter. He’s best described as one of the pioneers of Gospel music in Ghana.Danny_o

Early life and education

Danny was born in Accra where he developed the love for music at a tender age. Danny Nettey is known for writing songs for most gospel artistes in the country and songs which were being ministered in his local church. He attended High school at Accra Academy  where he became the Music director and also the President of the local Scripture Union Fellowship.76625_1660584283044_6883815_n

Music career

Beginning his music career, Danny nettey started his own group, “Danny Nettey and Pals” This group sought out to take gospel to the Secondary Schools and ministering in churches across West Africa through the word an song ministration. Danny Nettey has three albums to his credit. Namely; “Positive Change”, “This Time” and “I believe”.

Through his music ministration, he’s travelled to the United Kingdom and United States and has ministered on several platforms including performing on stage with; Bishop T. D. Jakes, Don Moen, Ron Winans, Bebe Winans, Ron Kenoly, Kirk Franklin, Lionel Peterson, Israel Houghton, and Alvin Slaughter.

Video: Danny Nettey I Will Worship You


Minister Danny Nettey has mentored most gospel artistes in Ghana and graced several events including the “Joe Beecham Ministries” by Pastor Joe Beecham and Nii Okai’s “Saving Hearts” album launch. He died in the early hours of 15th July 2016 after being found unconscious around 2:00 am. This was confirmed by family members. According to them, he was bubbly hours before and had prayers with his family before retiring to bed only to be found unconscious later at dawn.


Year Title
1995 Positive Change
1996 This Time
2006 I Believe


  • “God Alone”
  • “Praise Jehovah”
  • “I Worship You”
  • “God is Good”



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