Naye Ayla is undoubtedly a refreshing addition to the South African music industry. Formally known as Lutho Naye Manentsa , her artist name Naye Ayla directly translates to “She too is the might of the moon”, and her essence is definitely present in her EP Exi(s)t. The inspiration behind the EP resonates from feelings of being down and out in life, as well as the good times, wanting to Exit and wanting to Exist in life. Exi(s)t was produced, ,mixed and mastered by Lwazi Kohlase with a lot of Naye’s involvement especially with all the beats. Features like YoungstaCPT and Una Rams contribute to virtue of this EP as well. Tracks vary between jiggy and nostalgic vibes , being an overall enticing listen.
Give it a listen!