They are many ways musicians gain fame and for Ruth Matete she gained her stardom from appearing on a singing reality competition. At the time the daughter and worship leader at her church; won the contest which made Kenyans fond of her. After she continuously blew away the audience with her powerful vocals.
Years later, she debuted into the Gospel scene with her soon to be hit song “Nakupenda.” In 2019 the songbird walked down the aisle to wed her Nigerian fiancé, John Apewajoye alias Beloved John. The couple was, however robbed the opportunity to celebrate their first anniversary. As John died due to fire injuries inflicted by a gas leak at the couple’s home. But before He took John away God had blessed the couple with a baby;
“I declare today, that your feet are beautiful. Not just because they look like your father’s,😍 but also because they will bring good news as the word of God declares. A day like this a year ago, your late father and I walked down the aisle. Yes, we did😊😥 Promised to be together till death do us part. But death came earlier than we expected. 😭😭 I miss him so much. But am blessed to have you as a gift that he left me with. I don’t even understand how I’ve come this far. It can only be God”
This week after months of healing the now ordained Pastor Ruth, took to her socials to announce; “In three years’ time, I will be 40, Wueh!! And I still want to give Tolu brother Na sister. Someone needs to find me we do this thing tumalize. Ama kuna medical procedure to help me get twins? I would wish to finish the chapter by 40. Inawezekana ama am watching a lot of movies? Meet. Fall in Love. Date. Engagement. Wedding. Pregnant. Babies.” She wrote in her Instagram.”