Joe Mettle is not a new name to gospel lovers in Ghana. The Ghanaian gospel singer and songwriter is reputed as the first Gospel musician to win the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMAs) Artiste of the year award. Since he married Salomey Selassie Dzisa, searches on this amazing woman have been never-ending.
Although Salomey Selassie Dzisa's parents are from Ghana's Volta Region, she lived in Tema until her marriage ceremony. Besides, Salomey Selassie Dzisa's age is unavailable because her birth year is not publicly declared yet. Nevertheless, she celebrates her birthday on the 20th of April every year.
5 facts about Joe Mettle's wife
As Salomey Selassie has taken up a new identity as the wife of the famous gospel singer, Joe Mettle, here are some interesting facts about her that you should not miss.
1. She met her husband during an evangelistic mission
There are stories of people meeting their spouses at different spots, including a party, at bus stops, through a friend, or an acquaintance. Joe Mettle's case seems a little different as he met Salomey during an evangelism session. According to reports, as soon as he set eyes on her, there was a conviction within him that that was his wife.
Interestingly, after they initiated a conversation, it developed into a friendship, and eventually, a romantic relationship started from there. They nursed it for some time before they ended up on the altar, where they were joined in holy matrimony.
2. Mrs Mettle is also a ministry person
Before Salomey married the great gospel singer, she had been involved in the work of the ministry. She belonged to a Christian sisterhood networking group known as the Soul Sisters Network. As a member, she took an active part.
3. Salomey Selassie Dzisa is also a beautician
Apart from her active participation in the work of the ministry, Salomey Selassie Dzisa occupation is in the cosmetology industry. She is a beautician, and she also sells beauty products like wigs. This means that she does not solely rely on what people bless her with as she ministers to them; she has a source of income outside ministry work.
4. She is ceremoniously wedded
Salomey Selassie Dzisa and her husband laid a good biblical example for their followers to emulate by ensuring that they followed the right procedure before living as husband and wife. On the 13th of August, 2020, they had their traditional marriage ceremony in Accra before attending an official wedding ceremony in Tema, Ghana.
The church wedding held at Christian Centre Assemblies of God Church, Tema Community 12.
5. Her husband is a multiple award winner
Salomey Selassie Dzisa's husband has had the privilege of sharing platforms with international gospel artistes like Ntokozo Mbambo and Donnie McClurkin. Apart from being the first Gospel musician to win the VGMA Artiste of the year award, Joseph Oscar Nii Armah Mettle, better known as Joe Mettle, has won several other awards. Some of them are listed below:
- He won three Ghana Music Awards under the categories of Artiste of the Year, Gospel Artiste of the Year, and Male Vocalist Artiste of the Year, in 2017
- He bagged the 2016 RIGA Awards as the Best Male Artiste
- In 2014, his work, Sound of Praise, received the CCML Ghana Gospel Awards as the Best Praise Song of the year
- In 2011, he went home with three Gospel Industry Awards as Best Male Vocalist, Best Song Writer, and Best Video of the Year
Salomey Selassie Dzisa is one of a kind woman who must have possessed the character traits that the famous gospel singer looked for in a woman he hoped to have as his wife. With the new status of the couple, more glorious days are hoped for as they journey in their marriage.
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