Belfast, County Antrim
Winnie Ama is part of a new breed of electronic artists blending conscious lyrics, soulful alternative RnB vocals with dance, house and pop rhythms. The Belfast born and raised Northern-Irish-Ghanaian artist has had success with multiple MusicWeek Club Chart top 10's and support from BBC Introducing - Across the Line referencing her alternative writing style and unique voice.
Winnie Ama's writing style is inspired by Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone and Amy Winehouse. She switched from writing poetry to writing music. Then she studied jazz vocals before making her commercial music debut in 2019 writing 3 songs in collaboration with Francis Groove that made the top 10 in MusicWeek's UK Urban/Black Club Chart - Can't Wait #1, I Swear #7 and Born to Win #6. She also appeared in Photo Vogue in 2019. Her solo debut 'What Are We' was in MusicWeek's Black Club Chart for 6 weeks, peaking at number 11. Winnie Ama has a collection of forthcoming new singles in the pipeline to follow up her debut showcasing her musical style due in 2021.