Bola Are, a lady evangelist and renowned Nigerian gospel singer said she has being following the path God laid for her without adding any other thing to it.
She said this during a Yoruba speaking television interview program of the BCOS ( Broadcasting corporation of oyo state)
Bola Aare hails from Erio Ekiti in Ekiti west, born October 1954 into the family of Elder and Mrs T. A Babayemi began her career in music while she was two years old. She later obtained her doctorate degree in music in July 1985 at St. John’s University Missouri U. S. A, she founded Bola and her spiritual Singers in 1973 and produced her first musical album in 1977 tittled “Baba Kuse”.
She got married to pastor J. O Are, a banker and a native of Owo in Ondo state, who later was transitioned into glory.
When asked during the interview what her advice to young and upcoming gospel singers is she said:
Let them enquire of the Lord to receive directions as pertaining where he wants them to operate because it is necessary to operate in the area God has placed them if they want to be successful.
She said some are called to be a singer in the church but they are too desperate to be a renowned Singer.
She however advised those whom the Lord has called outside the church to ensure they develop a close relationship with God so that they will understand more of their purpose.