04 May 2016
UPCOMING female chanter, Empress Massina, says she eases most of her troubles and pressure through music.
Born Ericah Sabi born 25 years ago, the female says music has also helped her stay away from trouble.
â€œLife was difficult then because by the time I completed school, I had to help my family at the market to sell vegetables.
â€œThis was a source of income for our family as my father was not employed.
â€œIt was a painful and difficult life for me and the family but God saw us through,â€ she said.
Massina, who is still finding her way to the top, has collaborations with the likes Killer T, Dadza D, Nina Grande, Ninja lipsy , Kabhida and Juwela.
She draws her inspiration from an array of artistes like Dadza D, Killer T, Alaine, Queen Africa and Buju Banton.