NanaYaa ‘My Hunny’ hit maker is set to release her debut album titled: ‘Manye 1’ on 20th December.
The 13-track album features artistes such as Edem, Flowking Stone, Shaker, Zeal (of VVIP) and dancehall act Epixode. It also has productions from Wei Ye Oteng, Genius Selection, Citruss Beatz, Apya on the Beatz, Ivan on the Beatz and KSJ (Kwame Everett).
Listening to the songs on the album, (Manye 1) it shows the versatility of the singer in a more exciting way you will really appreciate. There is a song for every type of music lover on the ‘Manye 1’ album by NanaYaa.
In talking about the debut album, the vocalist queen, NanaYaa noted that this album started off as an EP, then later to a mixtape and then ended up as an album.
NanaYaa explained the album title Manye 1 as, ‘call it a re-birth or re-introduction of myself’. The title was heavily inspired by the fans especially my new ones; they have received me so well such that now everywhere I go all I hear is ‘Manye 1’.
Also “Manye” means a queen and since everyone calls me the queen of vocals, why not affirm the validation my fans and the world has already bestowed on me by making it official.
With regards to the songs on the album, NanaYaa disclosed that all songs have a story and special vibe. “Let me say that all 13 songs on this album even though fits every genre and music lover, they are all commercially good songs” , she opined.
In clearing the air on a story circulating in the media as to why Kojo Antwi and her dad were not on the album, Nanayaa set the records straight by saying that hopefully in 2019 there will be an album that will feature a lot of the big boys from Kojo Antwi, my dad (Pat Thomas) down to every one that fits the Neo-Soul, Hi-life and afro-album but this one, ‘Manye 1’, my debut was put together strictly for the fans & for commercial purposes.
The album- “Manye 1” by NanaYaa will be available on all music outlets this Thursday – December 20 but fans can get a exclusive first time listening on Aftownmusic.com and Boomplay.
You can pre-order the album here: https://efie.co/83Elc for only GHS20.