GC: How did you get your name?
NY: My mum wanted to call me nyah as a baby but my grandma wanted Naomi so only some people call me nyomi but most have always called me ny or nyah
GC: What was your first single called?
NY: My first single was called 'Willow' from my mixtape split endz vol2 but i couldnt afford to do a video so it didnt do as well as it should have.
GC: What first got you into Grime?
NY: From like 16 i was around Wiley,tinchy,dizzee so i guess its all i knew, i loved the way you could express yourself freely and the contagious energy it had.
GC: Who are you currently listening to (In the Grime scene)?
NY: I am kinda old school still listen to 'boy in the corner', Kano,Wiley,Chipmunk and my fav is ghetts
GC: Who are you currently listening to (Out of the Grime scene)
NY: Beres Hammond,Adele,Chasing status,PLan B,Lauren Hill,Tedrah Moses,Mariah Carey, the fray,Keri Hilson and i listen to singers on youtube like Siren Hall
GC: What/Who Influence your tracks?
NY: Everything and anything is an influence at different times
GC: What clothing brands do you mainly wear?
NY: I don't really go by brands i just wear what i like and what makes me happy so that could be anything.
GC: Do you speak any other languages?
NY: Um... a little Amharic (ethiopian) a few words in spanish...Does back slang count? Lol
GC:Who would you like to collaborate with in the future?
NY: Chase and Status, Beres Hammond, Neyo
GC: Who would you compare yourself to musically/lyrically?
NY: Hate this question but hmmm..... i think the fans can decide
GC: Have you ever Produced/DJ?
NY: I dj'd twice lol tried producing on garage band but wasnt up to scratch.
GC: When's your new single out?
NY: Sea sick is out end of jan
GC: Can you give people an insight of your new single 'Sea Sick'
NY: I compare the emotions in a relationship to feeling sea sick. I think people will be able to relate on different levels and will feel personal to everyone listening.
GC: Do you have any new projects after the single, Album maybe?
NY: Yes there will be a second single from my forth coming album.
GC: Any tips for any artists trying to make it in the UK music scene?
NY: Prepare to work HARD and make sure you concentrate on quality and a strong sound.
|| Thank you for your time Lady Ny. Make sure you buy Lady Ny's new single 'Sea Sick' released Jan 2010 and support the new Video out NOW!