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Amaarae // Interview | LONDON IN STEREO


This week, Amaarae launched her debut full size venture The Angel You Don’t Know. Bronx-born and raised between Accra in Ghana and quite a few States in America, Amaarae’s cross-cultural expertise is the driving pressure behind her deeply experimental ethos. Have a pay attention for your self, and have a learn of our interview along with her beneath:

Hey Amaarae! How’s it going?

All the pieces goes nice!

Congrats on the discharge of your debut full size! How does it really feel to lastly share it with the world? 

I’m tremendous excited! I really feel like I’ve simply given delivery haha.

How’s 2020 been for you on the whole? 

Loopy! The identical approach it’s been for everybody else. Unpredictable however we have to adapt in these occasions.

Inform us a bit in regards to the manufacturing of your venture; have been there any covid-related setbacks? 

TOO MANY! Haha – It was such a wrestle to get the video shoots off the bottom however we have been in a position to pull collectively and make them occur. I wasn’t in a position to tour this yr (unhappy face) however by means of all of it I’ve discovered methods to attach with my followers on-line.

You’ve bought some unbelievable artists featured on the venture, what was it like collaborating by means of the confines of various lockdown restrictions? Or was every part roughly recorded earlier than?

I imply, issues have been fairly easy. It was simply a number of sending verses and suggestions forwards and backwards through e-mail, which is the way it’s normally performed as a result of artists are actually at all times on the go from nation to nation and metropolis to metropolis. The one in particular person session I did was with Moliy and Princess Adjua – that was tremendous chill, the synergy and chemistry there was very natural.

We’re in love with the ‘FANCY’ video. How did you provide you with the concept? 

Thank You! With Fancy I simply needed to do the alternative of what everybody would anticipate, I needed to be on some rock and roll shit hahahaha. So I took influences from a few of the most leading edge movies like Missy’s “She’s A Bitch”, Dreamwife’s “So When You Gonna” and even J.Lo’s “If You Had My Love”.

Are you able to inform us just a little extra in regards to the which means of the title, The Angel You Don’t Know?

The Angel You Don’t Know – the title, simply actually is a nod to journey and self discovery. This album was me experimenting, looking out, discovering and pushing myself out of my consolation zones.

Do you have got a favorite observe on the venture?  

It adjustments each week! Haha however at present it’s Really feel A Means and Unhappy Girlz Luv Cash 

Who’re you listening to in the meanwhile, and are there any Ghanian artists we must always have on our radar? 

I really like Rina Sawayama, I really like Bree Runway, so far as new artists I’m listening to Bwoiidaas who’s a Nigerian artist. I feel he’s so unbelievable and gifted.

What can we anticipate from you subsequent?

World Domination, child.

Take a look at the video for FANCY:


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Picture Credit score: Anita McAndrew



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