Wiyaala to record with Ahmed Soultan in Morocco
They met at the “All Africa Music Awards” (Afrima) in Lagos last December where Wiyaala won awards for “The Most Promising Artiste In Africa” and “The Revelation of The African Continent”.
The collaboration will be featured on Ahmed Soultan’s third album due out in 2015, along with collaborations with George Clinton, Femi Kuti , Fred Wesley, Pee Wee Ellis, Tekitha (Wu-tang) and Akala (UK).
Ahmed Soultan won “Best Artiste North Africa” at the Afrima in 2014, and his credits include wins at the 2012 and 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards for “MTV Best Artiste North Africa & Middle East”, “MTV Best Africa/Middle East/India” and “MTV Best Worldwide Act” for which he received two nominations.
Wiyaala said, “this is a fantastic opportunity for me to work with a really amazing international musician. Its what I have always dreamt of and I am really going to have to raise my game to meet the standards of Ahmed’s album”.
In other news the British High Commission in Accra tweeted that she would be singing at the Queen’s birthday celebrations on April 23rd.
– source: GhanaWeb