10 Oct 2015

Introducing: Amber Maya

From Introducing, 3:50 pm on 10 October 2015
Amber Maya

Amber Maya Photo: James Risbey

Amber Maya presents her single 'Shame on Me'.

Name: Amber Maya
Real Name/s: Amber Maya
Age (of project): 6 months
Hometown: Christchurch, Barbados (and Auckland)
Associated Acts: Producer/Composer extraordinaire - James Risby
Sounds like: Warm synths and smooth vocals with hints of trip hop and 90s house.
Musical guilty pleasure: This week, definitely Queen Latifah “Fly Girl”
Formative musical experience: When I was 3 or 4, I played the triangle and the tambourine for a few performances (probably 1) with the Children's Band at Vauxhall Methodist Church. Took a long hiatus from that, and started singing and playing guitar at 18.

Music details

Artist: Amber Maya
Song: Shame On Me
Composer: A. Maya, J. Risby
Album: Shade EP
Label: Amber Maya

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