Temitayo Kayode was born on the 10th of July 2007 and he is a JSS 2 student at Kings College Lagos. He is the first and only son in a family of five. He loves music especially the instruments. He started learning the talking drum and saxophone at the age 4 years old but picked an interest and started playing the saxophone at the age of 6years. Temitayo got more interested in saxophone from the use of youtube. His parent was able to identify with his interest and they further encouraged him by buying him a saxophone and paying for internet bundle so that he can watch and learn some skills so to make him better. He was the winner of God Children Great Talent (GCGT) Season 5 in age 7-9 category held at Eko Hotel, where over 3000 children from US, UK, Canada and Nigeria participated in the competition. He has attended many music concerts to the glory of God and was a guest minister during Pastor Mrs. Folu Adeboye (Mummy GO’s) birthday at RCCG youth centre organized by pastor’s Seed Fellowship (PSF), and was opportune to play with top saxophonist like Pastor Kunle Ajayi, (Bolaji Banjoko) Beejay sax and other great instrumentalist like Dr Kunle Pimiloye (Ksticks) and some foreigners. He also ministered during 2015 and 2016 RCCG National Convention at the redemption camp. He was a Special guest to perform at 7 horns of Joshua gospel sax concert 2015 and also a guest artist during the 2016 and 2017 edition. He also performed at the end of the year Carol and thanksgiving services of Amni Petroleum, Wema bank, Sterling bank and Genesis Fashion Show 2015, 2016 and 2017 to mention a few. He has performed in a lot of gospel musical concerts. He has also shared stage with King Sunny Ade and some Saxophone legends Mike Aremu, Segun oluwayomi, Kunle Ajayi, Bolaji Banjoko (Beejay sax), Nathaniel Bassey, Olujazz, Imoleayo Balogun, Funmilayo Ajayi (Funmisax) and others , Temitayo Kayode has ministered in different countries like USA, UK, TURKEY and also in different churches like RCCG, TREM, Christ Apostolic Church, RHEMA, ANGLICAN, The Apostolic Church to mention a few. He had his own first concert, TemmySax live in Concert Tagged “GRACE” where he released his first debut singles on 20th August 2017. He hopes to become a multi-instrumentalist, an Evangelist (Pastor) and a Medical doctor.
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