Hycent Benson is a Nigerian contemporary gospel singer, songwriter and recording artist from Edo State. He was born Hycent Benson Omoabu into a family of 7 in Sokoto State Nigeria where his late father was serving in the Nigeria Army.
Hycent’s musical career took root during his teen years during which time he learned to play the piano with money he earned from doing menial labor. He is multi-talented artist and instrumentalist who was drawn into the gospel genre because of his zeal to always give praises to God.
Hycent Benson is an entrepreneur and minister who organizes a yearly program tagged “Heart of Worship” and he has mentored upcoming artists looking for direction in their careers.
Hycent Benson’s debut album, Great and Mighty God was released in February 2016. Hycent just completed work on his new EP I’m A Winner, a follow up to his Great and Mighty God release. He is the CEO of How Music International, a company with a mission to provide a platform for aspiring artists to showcase and express themselves. He is establishing himself as one of the most sought-after names within the gospel genre in Nigeria.