Award winning singer/songwriter and producer, OZana, has announced the release of her much awaited OZana and Friends EP. The seven track EP features the likes of Dee Cee OverNoised, DJ Chase, Homeboyz Musik and Blessed Script DJ. The 25-year-old Priscar Mabunda, as she is known by her parents, fell in love with music at the age of 8 years. She has since worked with the likes of Freddy Da Stu from Mozambique as well as Mash O and DJ Thakzin from South Africa.
“This EP is not just a gathering of different sounds in one, but it’s a formation of friends who have formed a family bond.” says OZana. “I have featured great artists that I not only have a strong friendship with, but they are also gifted individuals in the music industry.”
In 2017, OZana won her first award for Most Innovative Female at the Stevie Awards for Women in Business. The gifted vocalist once again scooped her first music award at the 2019 Mzansi Kwaito and House Music Awards for the Best New House Artist. with ‘Khuzani’, which means ‘warn her’ in isiZulu.
The song is about a girl who is out of control. The character named Nomthandazo, is living a life to impress others, as she drowns in a sea of peer pressure. The song addresses a number of societal issues and encourages such illicit behavior to cease.
OZana and Friends volume 1 was released for download from the 18th of January 2020, on all major streaming platforms.