Yemisi Ogunjimi

Canadian songwriter, gospel artiste, and praise and worship leader, Yemisi Ogunjimi has put out a spanking new single, ONLY YOU. This is coming after the release of the album, ”You’re Greater ”.


The journey of this song began on July 28, 2020. I and two ladies I sing with namely Samantha Maxwell and Charlene Stapleton came together in our church building with a few of our musicians at Destiny and Dominion Word Ministries in Toronto Canada. We had no songs prepared.

We just wanted to do freestyle worship for our Lord Jesus. While we were worshipping, the chorus of this song was birthed. I did not remember it afterwards until the freestyle worship was premiered by my church on November 29.

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There were two other choruses captured from that freestyle night but this one got so impressed on my heart and I asked the Lord to give me the verses and the bridge to the song. two days after that, the song was completed.

I sang it on my phone and sent the raw version to my keyboardist whom I have known since 2002, Yemi Odejimi. He started working on chords etc. and then included Olusola Akinsola on the bass. Both came to my house to practice with me, and the song became a solid song. Months after, the studio work began, and it was a process that I can say I have enjoyed so, so much.

“Only You” is a song that will make you remember why Jesus deserves the highest praise and why you should render praise to Him. IT’S a song that should go very far. Everyone needs to know that “Only Him deserves our praise’.


Oluyemisi (‘Yemisi’) Ogunjimi is a Canadian who was born in Nigeria, West Africa. ‘Yemisi is a songwriter, recording artist/vocalist, a true worshipper, and a minister of the gospel.

Yemisi Ogunjimi is a highly sought-after worshipper of Christ and has been actively involved in worship since the age of 13. Her heart is for worship and she loves to do this to honor the King of kings. Most importantly, she loves God and this shows in her renditions. Her listeners also connect with God as they hear her sing. She has this passion for Jesus and is tenacious about it.

Her music covers lots of genres: inspirational, African, Praise & Worship. Her debut CD is titled “I can count on You” and she penned 6 of the songs. Her sophomore album is titled “You’re Greater” and she penned 9 of the 10 songs. This album has been nominated by Covenant Awards (Gospel Music Association of Canada) as the Best Gospel Album of the year. It was also nominated for 5 categories by Maranatha Awards USA.

She has been opportune to minister in many conferences and ministries in Canada such as Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatchewan, Lethbridge, GTA, and Windsor and on 100 Huntley Street here in Canada. She has had opportunities to minister in the UK and the US as well as Trinidad and Tobago and Nigeria.

She is married to Abiodun and has 2 boys, Eniola and Toluwani.
For further information about Yemisi and about her next projects and ministry opportunities, you can connect with her via her website, Facebook, Email, and Instagram or by phone.

Please subscribe to her YouTube channel: Yemisi Ogunjimi.
Tel: 1-416-720-2632

Written by Perry Martins

Perry Martins, officially known as Martins Okonkwo is One of Africa's foremost Gospel Music and Christian Entertainment blogger. He is Tony Elumelu Foundation Alumni and a Young African Leaders Initiative Alumni.
Perry is also a Radio and TV host on Gospotainment Radio.

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