Sierra Leonean rapper Nata, based in the US, has secured a prestigious nomination in the Best Female Rap Act category at this year’s 2023 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA).
Known affectionately as Rap’s Sweetheart, Nata has emerged as a prominent voice within the African diaspora music landscape.
Her recent collaboration on Shadow Boxer’s album “Ask Me Yesterday” displayed her impressive talent through captivating punchlines and flawlessly executed delivery.
Born to Sierra Leonean parents in the bustling city of New York, Nata’s affinity for music has been deeply rooted since her formative years.
Following her college graduation in 2018, she introduced herself to the music world with a freestyle single. In February 2019, her debut EP titled “Finally” was unveiled, garnering praise from influential figures such as HOT 97 and the renowned Missy Elliott.
The All Africa Music Awards, widely known as AFRIMA, is a distinguished annual affair dedicated to the celebration, recognition, and international promotion of the rich mosaic of African music.
This esteemed accolade propels African music to the zenith of global acknowledgment, uniting countless music aficionados across the world.
The inception of these awards was orchestrated by the International Commission AFRIMA in collaboration with the African Union (AU), underscoring its profound significance within the music industry.