Apathy by Amahla | A Song on Self Isolation

It’s okay to feel overwhelmed as long as we make the small steps to turn apathy into action. I’m sending you love, strength and solidarity during this period of self isolation. For me it helps to imagine myself on a stoop somewhere in the Caribbean at 80 telling my grandchildren about the year 2020. It…

Amahla announced as main support for Beverley Knight at Roundhouse.

On Saturday 1st February 2020 British soul songstress Beverley Knight MBE headlines as part of the In the Round series. Widely regarded as one of Britain’s greatest soul singers, Beverley Knight has scored several Top 10 albums racking up over a million sales, won three MOBO Awards, has been nominated for the prestigious Mercury Music Prize, three nominations…

Bandcamp: Best Soul albums of 2019

Amahla’s debut EP ‘Consider This’ has received lots of support from Bandcamp this year. From featuring first on their Best Soul Releases round-up in March 2019 and now sitting in third place on their Best Soul Albums of 2019. Amahla’s Consider This is a poignant example of soul with political and social bite The UK artist tackles…

Amahla selected for Top 20 in iluvlive 2020 Hotlist

Amahla has been shortlisted for the top 20 of iluvlive’s 2020 Hotlist. Launched in 2015, The iluvlive Hotlist features ten acts we think the tippers will be tipping in the coming years. Candidates can be signed but cannot have released an album via a major record label. Early successes include Nadia Rose, Ray Blk, Stefflon Don, IAMDDB,…

Apathy OUT NOW

Hi there, my new single Apathy is OUT NOW! It was premiered by Clash Magazine yesterday they casually gave me the quote of my life: “The Hackney riser has a deeply intelligent approach to songwriting, one that merges the personal and the political.” – Clash Magazine A few months ago I began to feel disillusioned with…

Have Mercy OUT NOW

Have Mercy the first single from Amahla’s sophomore EP is out now on all digital platforms. Read what she had to say below