Ghanaian singer Wiyaala has been busy releasing new music and touring Europe in the past few months, stopping by the BBC and cooking at this year’s Womad International Arts Festival last month.
She has announced new dates for her performances this year between August and December this year. New venues include London, Hamburg, Los Angeles, Wa, Wales, Hull and Accra.
Noella Wiyaala (known under the stage name Wiyaala) sings in her native Sissala and Waale dialects, as well as English. She shot to national prominence as member of Ghanaian band Black N Peach (winners of Vodafone ICONS 2012). She has since gone solo and become a global performer. She’s currently brand ambassador for PepsiCo in West Africa, as well as Converse All Stars for Ghana since 2014.
She’s currently signed to Djimba World Records, and JTV Digital.