Elishama Tekoa (O'Neal) is a New Age P & W Inspirational Gospel recording artist, songwriter, composer, and budding actress. She brings a perfect blend of exceptional skill, power and passion in her music to deliver a message of empowerment, transformation, healing and hope by way of sharing her own testimony through song.
Songs from her first EP “God has Heard” Vol. 1, released in 2011 have been featured on major radio stations, the stage play Time and Chance (2012) in which Elishama starred as leading actress, and her own self-promoted concert, The Experience : A Night of Worship with Elishama O’Neal (2012). Her two most anticipated songs from album (God Has Heard, Vol. 1) "Hope" and "Prayer of change" and her new single "Indescribable are the top requested songs, wherever she ministers.
Elishama has traveled throughout the United States and abroad. She had graced the same stage as Legendary Grammy Award winning late great Queen of Gospel Dr. Albertina Walker, Grammy award winning Pastor Darius Brooks, Kim Stratton, the Brown Sisters, and a host of others. She has also been raved about in 3 issues of 3:16 magazine. Elishama is also a radio show host for L.I.F.E. Radio on the Big Gospel Express WBGX 1570am. She is also a Private lesson vocal coach and a great candidate for grooming and building Praise Teams and Choirs.
Elishama served as Minister of Music at Grace Central (Pastor Darius Brooks), Westchester, IL for over 4yrs. Elishama was also one of the lead Ministers of Grace Central under the leadership of Pastor Brooks. Elishama is currently a member at New Creation Binding and loosing Ministries International where the Pastor is Jolinda Wade. Elishama is also currently an Ordained Apostle and has a ministry called Together Achieving Greater (T.A.G.) International Ministries, which is a traveling ministry that helps to build and bring order in the Lord through music, arts, administration, leadership, deliverance, etc. Continue to follow Elishama on her journey as she follows Christ.