Ma Nala Opens Up About Her Life As A Musician. Aphelele Mnyango famously known as Ma Nala who posses a graceful voice she applies beautifully on all her soulful songs. The star has opened about her love for music, her family’s support and how studying abroad shaped her music for the better.
It’s a blessing to have an older brother like Anatii, he is with me every step of the way because he’s done this before. “We are supportive of each other. Our mom is our biggest supporter, she knows that this is our God-given talent and we should share our music with the world.”
The Soze singer grew up in Johannesburg and studied music in Los Angeles between 2013 and 2016, where she says she was mentored by Phillip Ingram, brother of the famous R&B veteran James Ingram. I went to a college full of international students. America made me believe strongly in the type of artist I want to be, and while there I believed in where I came from.”