Sista "O" & D'vine Praize
SISTA 'O' (Pamela Odom) began this journey with Christ in March of 2006. God has placed a
sincere desire in her heart to minister His word Thru song. This is a precious Gift that God has
given her. Truly, her prayer is to continue to stay humble In HIS presence.“ Without the power of
God’s anointing, given by his Holy Spirit, I am nothing ,” she explains.
Born and raised in Sacramento CA, SISTA 'O' is the first born of two girls. She's a devoted wife of
12 years and mother of one son. Music has always been her passion. As a child, she sang in the
St. Paul Baptist Church choir. That was only the beginning, she began to play the piano at age 7
and continued until the age of 13 when she was introduced to the violin. Some of her favorite
genres include Orchestral , Smooth Jazz, R&B, Hip Hop, and of course Gospel / Inspirational
music. SISTA 'O' is inspired by artist such as; Sade, Lalah Hathaway, CeCe Winans , Yolanda
Adams, & Jill Scott. Recognizing the influence of music's ability to touch the heart and soul of
humanity, only develops her intense passion. It can influence and encourage us in this walk of life.
A strong family background has kept her grounded in the word of God all her life. In January 1994,
she re-dedicated her life to Christ and decided to follow him with her whole heart. As she says with
conviction, "You can only live on grandma & mama’s praise for so long!". To be an available
witness for Christ is the most important thing In her life. Instilling the importance of Christ in her
son’s life is a daily prayer for her and her husband. “ With Christ as the head of our household,
our strong family unit has power to move forward in this ministry!” she explains.
Her debut CD entitled “MEDITATION” was released in November 2008. Under the
inspiration of the Holy Spirit, she wrote and co-wrote majority of the songs on this project.
Every song is scripture based. “Once the music touches your heart, you can go to God’s
Word to meditate on what HE has for you in that song.” This is a Gospel Album with a Neo-
Soul, Retro Jazz feel to it.
D’Vine Praize was formed in September 2006. Together with SISTA 'O' their vow is to
always allow themselves to be available for God’s service and with his guidance reach the
harvest (Then Saith he unto his disciples, The harvest truly is plenteous, but the labourers are
few; Matt 9:37) . We are nothing but empty vessels, praying for God’s spirit to fill us up!!!
D'vine Praize singers are Nashea Jackson, Jillian Morris, Tonya Davis, Veronica Duncan,
Catrina Blair. Featured artists on the "MEDITATION" project are Ramsey (Y.A.) Odom,
Jock Smith, Pastor Alonzo G. Morris and Sene. This project is truly a blessing and
destined to bless souls!!!!! HALLELUJAH!!
God has really shown the group favor beyond what we could imagine. We give him all
the Glory and the honor for his blessings. Since our ministry began we have been opening
acts for John P. Kee, Byron Cage, Myron Butler & Levi and Marvin Sapp and J Moss. Not to
mention the other side of ministry dealing with Breast Cancer Awareness: Susan G.
Komen Foundation and Angela's Ansir. Just recently, They are winners of the Rhythm of
Gospel - Urban Contemporary Song of the Year - Outstanding! "This is our life and we feel
honored to be used by God for this!"