Mayah Music has recently brought to limelight its latest release “Molenga” by Mayah Horta. The song narrates the ordeal Africans were painfully forced to face during the colonial era. In this new single, Mayah sings about how Africans were forcibly deported, and made to serve as slaves to their colonial masters.
The song tackles the issue of racism and prejudice which is becoming a problem for black people in the western world. Produced by Mayah Music, the song “Molenga” is Mayah Horta’s way of paying tribute to her African ancestors while reminiscing on the horrors they passed through.
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Being self-motivated, Mayah seeks to promote a positive message in a classy manner backed up by world-class production. She denounces racism, prejudice, and social inequalities to remind Africans of their worthiness of respect, love, and equal treatment. Produced by Mayah Music, “Molenga” is available to be streamed via Mayah Horta’s YouTube channel. Click HERE to listen to “Molenga”.
This is the music that will push the boundaries of our perception as well as inspire and drive us to introspective conversations. As long as artists like Mayah Horta exist and her story and voice is heard then this is the music that may not change the world, but can change the people in the world.
About Mayah Horta
Mayah Horta is a contemporary artist who is constantly changing the narrative and reinventing herself and her craft.
Mayah is a multi-talented Singer and Songwriter born and raised in The Cape Verde Islands (Santiago). At the age of 15, she relocated to Portugal where she began singing in her local church choir.
She honed her skills, learnt to play the guitar, and later joined a reggae band known as Freedom CV. She finally settled in Switzerland and played with many musicians most notably her long time mentor and supporter Mouanga Jagger. She is an artist that epitomizes the essence of the modern era and she is making music that is thoughtful, conscious and driven by a desire to motivate, inspire, comfort and spread love and joy to all those that hear it.
Over time her horizons broadened and she uncovered the music of Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin and Barbra Streisand. This varied spectrum of influence has led to the development of Mayah Horta the embodiment of originality and she uses her musical acumen and ideas to create an amalgamated and original sound.
This all culminates in Mayah Horta producing a musical experience that is enjoyable, easy going and fun but still seeks to provoke thoughts in engaging and captivating ways. Mayah Horta also uses her music as a vehicle to express her perspectives and tell stories. Her overarching ambition is to use her music to spread the message of a fair world regardless of skin color or class, because she believes that we are a big family called “the humans”. Her music will make listeners feel empowered.
There is no doubt that in the near future Mayah Horta will light up arenas and auditoriums and grace the greatest stages the world has to offer, as well as bring beauty and power into her performances. She will bring a positive message of love, faith, perseverance and comfort and at the same time to share her passion for music.