Evangelist Bola Are is a Nigerian gospel singer and former President of the Gospel Musicians Association of Nigeria
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1.) Evangelist Dr. Bola Are was born in October 1, 1954, to the family of Elder Babayomi and Mrs T. A. Babayomi who hail from Erio, Ekiti State.
2.) Evangelist Bola Are attended C.A.C Primary School in Erio Ekiti and did her Secondary School at C.A.C Grammar School Efon Alaaye (Caposto). She also studied Accounting at Ibadan Polytechnic. She obtained her Doctorate degree in Music in July 1985 at St. John’s University, Missouri U.S.A.
3.) Bola Are calls herself a born singer, when she was eight years old, the singer and her friends sang and danced around the community, with the new clothes her parents bought them for the Easter celebration.
4.) She was brought up by four major prophets in Christ Apostolic Church – Apostle Ayodele Babalola, Prophet Babajide, Prophet Akande and Prophet T.O. Obadare. She spent most of her youthful time on the mountain and got her inspiration directly from the Holy Spirit.
5.) Bola Are got married in 1977 to the late Pastor J.O Are , a banker by profession and a native of Owo in Ondo State , they are blessed with children who are singers and musicians.
6.) Bola Are founded School of Gospel Music International on July 7th to give gospel musicians a platform that would lead them in the way of the Lord.
7.) Evangelist Bola Are started a music band called Bola and Her Spiritual Singers on June 26th 1973. she released her first musical album, Baba Ku Ise in August 1977. As at 2014, Evangelist Bola Are had released over seventy albums.