The ‘Dancehall Duchess’ – Tiana has earned international recognition with her popular single “Dem A Bawl,” which has hit MTV Base Africa’s Top 10 Charts.
This is a significant stride for the upcoming female performer who has been enjoying success with the track, that has been riding local charts, since early summer. Tiana’s global reputation has been enhanced now that she has a MTV Top 10 spot to boast. The video is also occupying the #1 spot on Kenya’s Rebel Liberation Sounds Top Ten Video Countdown.
“I got two IRAWMA nominations earlier this year, Dem A Bawl has hit all the top charts in Jamaica plus MTV now. I’ve been getting bookings for a number of events, I am very grateful,” said Tiana.
Tiana has built a loyal fan base in the Motherland since her collaboration with Gambian recording artiste, G-Faal. She has been receiving significant airplay in Africa and has acquired a vast amount of her 1.8 million youtube views from that territory.
The music video for Dem A Bawl stands out with the numerous cameos by popular dancehall artistes: Konshens, Gyptian, Elephant Man, ZJ Liquid, Demarco, Kiprich, Flexxx and Delus all endorsing the budding musician. The track which is produced on the Aurora Skies (Sounique Records) infiltrated the airwaves this past summer along with a number of other tracks such as: Watch Dem a Watch Me, One Stuck Whine and Don’t Stop. A video for Don’t Stop is currently in post production and will be released soon.
Check out Tiana’s “Dem A Bawl” below:
This year has been a great one says Tiana, 2012 marked the release of her debut EP, Princess of The Dancehall as well as her debut mix tape, Real Bad Gyal which features prominent acts such as: Tommy Lee Sparta, Vybz Kartel, Popcaan, Mr. Vegas and Konshens.