Royal Gospel Wedding
Gospel Princess and Dance Choreographer come together as one…
It wasn’t a dry eye On May 4th, 2012 when gospel songstress Anaysha Figueroa & dancer Christopher Copper tied the knot in NYC at The Elim International Fellowship Church.
Anaysha Figueroa Brooklyn, NY, native has been sharing her God-given gift of song with the world since she knew how to talk. With an extensive resume that includes childhood movie appearances (Life with Mikey), off-broadway shows (Mama I want to sing), major label tours and recording sessions (Alicia Keys, Kirk Franklin, J.J. Hairston and Youthful Praise, PJ Morton, James Fortune & FIYA. Anaysha is a gifted singer that is admired and appreciated by many.
Chris Cooper Brooklyn NY, Native is the CEO of Ida Dean Consultants, a creative arts organization specializing in establishing creative arts programs in NYC public schools, non-profit and profit communities. He is also the CFO of SwagStar Nation, an urban apparel clothing line. He is an accomplished choreographer and hip-hop dance instructor.
This wedding was a star studded event. Everybody that is somebody was in attendance. Gospel hit maker himself Kirk Franklin along with his wife Tammy was there to wish the newlyweds much love and longevity Also BET Sunday’s Best season 1, season 2, and season 4 winners Crystal Aikin , Y’anna Crawley and Amber Bullock was all in the building.
BUT!!!!! Where was season 3 winner Le Andrea Johnson??? Who knows maybe Matthew Knowles didn’t get a invite so she couldn’t attend if boss man wasn’t attending yall know how they do over at Music World Entertainment ….But any who!!!!! It couldn’t be a NYC royal wedding without having both Mr. Royalty himself professor James Hall and choir director extraordinar Bishop Hezekiah Walker on the list. Anaysha’s best buddies and co-workers songstress Niki Ross and Charmine Swimpson were both apart of the bridle party. Pastor Jason Nelson showed his love in song with”The Prayer” sung by himself and Amber Bullock.
Among the star studded guest list the ceremony begin like a fairy tale as the wedding party took there places. The time had come for the bride to meet her groom. Accompanied with her father Bishop Eric Figueroa by her side the beautiful bride walked down the aisle wearing a beautiful dress that made her look simply amazing. The ceremony was something to remember. It was such a moving moment when the Matron Of Honor Anaysha’s big sis Timiney Figueroa-Caton took the mic and bless the wedding ceremony with her sent from heaven voice. After both Chris and Anaysha jumped the broom. It was time for the newlyweds to party! The reception was invitation only . It was there where both family and friends got to take off those shouting shoes and begin to dance like David danced. Mr. and Mrs. Copper both got to show the world how big there love for one another was when the couple took the dance floor for there first dance. There moves to Beyonce hit Love On Top was something the world would forever remember. Well it looks to appear there was hope for Le Andrea after all.
~Congratulations Christopher & Anaysha Copper~