NIGERIA — Nominated gospel rap artiste Liyia (Cute Gospel Addict) is back with a top, dynamic new single titled “Away In Love”.
Off the grid for a little while, she’s back with this deep eccentric, extra-ordinary sound which has empowering, declarative lyrics.
“AWAY IN LOVE”, produced by Deeray is a new release which you can’t help but love with your hands fixed on the repeat button.
Joy Aigbe a.k.a Liyia’ Cute Gospel Addict is the only female child from a family of six(6), she grew up in the city of Benin, Edo state, Nigeria where she attended her primary and secondary school in lgbinedion Education Centre before obtaining a Degree in Mass Communication from Benson ldahosa University.
Liyia is a gospel rap artiste, a freelance tv presenter, and a song writer, versatile in various genres of music. She discovered her talent for singing in the year 2003 while still in high school. 2005 led her into developing interest for rap music and by 2006 she was already performing with notable artistes in the music industry. That same year she joined a rap group called “R.C (Rap Community) founded by former most beautiful girl in Nigeria and Rapper ”Munachi Abii”.
In the year 2012 while serving as a national youth service corp member (N.Y.S.C) in Lagos, Liyia, Pryse and Sugarboi’z WizzyWee performed a remix of Eva’s ‘l done did it’ in camp during Mtn Project Fame show in iyana-paja. The sensational rapper went on to partake in a Rap competition organized by Noun Fm 105.9 where she emerge the winner of Mic on Fire Season One.
Having ministered in various concerts with the likes of Isaac Gerald, Clay, Provabs, T.i.v, OkeySokay, Funmi sax, Pastor J, and many others, she reaches out with her music as a means of spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ. She went further to release hit singles ranging from “No Senrenre, “Lets Get it Started”, In Ur Face” which gained airplay and recognition.
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