Nigerian born gospel singer Funmi Alex hailed from Ondo West Local government area of Ondo State. Born into the family of Mr. and Mrs. Ojo Ebunola Alex, the 3rd born child of six children. The family is known as a music family, with talent in singing and playing of all kinds of instruments.
She has her first degree in English Language from the University of Ilorin, Kwara State. And holds a certificate as a qualified Charted Customer Relation Manager from the Chartered Institute of Customer Relationship Management. She also attended Lion of Judah Music Ministry, where she learnt practical musical skills.
Her secondary school education was at Ikosi High School Ketu, Lagos, where she served as an assembly prefect, saddled with the responsibilities of leading her fellow students in worship and raising an altar daily on the assembly ground which is a common practise in most Nigerian schools.
Funmi Alex began her music career as a young child in the Redeemed Christian Church of God, as a child chorister in the children church, she was known for her dedication to the things of God and her choice of service in the choir even as a teenager.
She gained popularity as a young minister with strong vocal prowess and heartfelt worship, under her ministration many have been seen to testify to the awesome presence of God and the dynamic workings of the Holy Spirit.
Her university days at University of Ilorin, was not devoid of an act of service, as she worked along side other passionate music ministers at the Redeemed Christian Fellowship (RCF) where she served as an Assistant Music Director where she was fondly called OGRESS for her strong and passionate disposition to the work of God and the service of mankind. Indeed there is so much to talk about the June 15th born daughter rising star.
Funmi Alex is currently working on releasing her first-ever single with notable voices in the gospel music industry. The album is scheduled for release in the last quarter of the year 2020.