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WATCH: Renowned gospel sensation Dr Tumi takes us to church, talks music journey

Award-winning gospel artist Dr Tumi Makweya has opened up about how his life has changed since the success of his musical career.

Dr Tumi says his medical career has had to take a backseat as he travels the continent, performing with his band.

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He talks about the shift from doctor to gospel star, his upbringing, family, talent and musical journey.

I realised way later in life that I want music.

Dr Tumi, gospel artist

When I was practicing as a doctor I felt a bit of emptiness. there was something missing.

Dr Tumi, gospel artist

I never stopped singing. I faded a bit when I went to private practice then I realised that there is something more I need to be doing.

Dr Tumi, gospel artist

Gospel music is good news.

Dr Tumi, gospel artist

Whether it's practicing medicine or ministering through music, it's quite a fulfilling life of giving.

Dr Tumi, gospel artist

He took the gospel industry by storm with his debut album 'Love and Grace' and performs songs from it, as well as his and new album 'Speak A Word'.

WATCH: Renowned gospel sensation Dr Tumi takes us to church, talks music journey


This article first appeared on 702 : WATCH: Renowned gospel sensation Dr Tumi takes us to church, talks music journey


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