Osby Berry is a Christian singer and songwriter. He is also a music producer and a member of a collaboration of worship leaders, Cross Worship Music.
Personal Life & Family Background :
- Osby Berry was born on October 14, 1988, in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is the son of parents Osby Berry, Sr. (father), and Darlene Berry (mother).
- He had an older brother, Mario Lamont Matthews, who tragically passed away in August 2019.
- Osby married Shelea Berry on July 19, 2014. He first met Shelea in May 2013, and the two got engaged on November 9, 2013.
- Osby has two sons – J’aiden (born in November 2011), with his ex-partner Ronnise M. Showes, and Ju’dea (born in September 2009), his stepson with his current wife, Shelea Berry.
- Berry has stated that his stepson, Ju’dea, foresaw that Osby would become his stepfather the very first time they met when Ju’dea was only three years old!
- Currently, Osby resides in Dayton, Ohio, with his wife Shelea and their family.
Education : Qualifications, High School & College Info
- Osby attended Colerain High School just outside Cincinnati, Ohio, from 2003 to 2007.
- From 2007 to 2008, he went to the Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, where he studied Audio/Video Production
- From May 2015 to June 2017, he also studied Music at the Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio.
Church Tour, Songs & Net worth :
- Osby has been praised for having a special voice that stands out in its vocal quality. He first achieved a great deal of popularity when his version of ‘So Will I,’ originally by the Hillsong Church’s musical group, went viral.
- He has since been a member of Cross Worship, a group that travels the country to minister the word of God through song.
- Osby has also been a member of Tommy McGuffey’s band, Tommy McGuffey & True Worship.
- Currently, Berry is the ‘Minister of Music’ at the Aspire Church in Dayton, Ohio, as well as a keyboard player for the Valley Peace Missionary Baptist Church, also in Dayton, Ohio.
- He is said to be working on his first album, which is set to be released soon.
Fun Facts & Trivia :
- Osby has collaborated and performed with a wide array of artists: Tonya Baker, Marvin Sapp, Anita Wilson, Dorinda Clark Cole, Myron Butler, and Victoria Tunde.
- He has also been a member of the Gospel Music Workshop of America’s chapter in Dayton, Ohio.
- In 2018, Osby was the only male finalist on the ‘Voice of Victory’ competition hosted by the Voice of Victory Church.
- He is represented by the artist management company, On Beat Management.
- In June 2019, Osby went through weight loss surgery at the Sycamore Medical Centre in Ohio. He has since lost over sixty pounds and is continuing a strict workout and diet regime, and he has now been taken off his diabetes medication.
- Osby took his first flight in 2005, and he now frequently travels by plane across the country to minister through his God-given talent.
- Osby Berry Married? : Yes
- Children / No of Kids : 2
- Ethnicity / Origin / Heritage / Race : Black
- Nationality : American
- How tall / Height : No confirmed information available.
- Osby Berry Weight Loss : There were many queries on Google regarding Osby’s weight. He went for a weight loss surgery in Ohio. He lost over 60lbs after surgery by working on his diet and a strict exercise routine. Osby posted on Instagram regarding this.
Source : Instagram
Married. See above for relationship details.