ARTIST IMPRESSION OF WIYAALA ‘THE LIONESS’ UNVIELED
One of Ghana’s greatest Afro-pop singer and songwriter who proudly sings in her native dialect thus Sissala and Waala and sometimes English Noella Wiyaala with popular brand name ‘The Lioness of Africa’ has been celebrated through the beautiful art work of Natalia, a Spanish artist.
Natalia, a die-hard fan of Wiyaala the Lioness decided surprise the musician with her artistic rendition of the Lioness of Africa often attributed to Wiyaala obviously because of her unmatched energy, skillfulness, boldness, beauty and quintessential symbol of female power. The art work also includes a Ghana Cedi coin with the image of Wiyaala.
Natalia has served the world an explicit photographic representation of the Lioness of Africa (Wiyaala). The artist unveiled the art work on a giant wall at the FIRST & LAST SPOT in Wa, Upper West Region of Ghana at no charge. It must be added that the art work is situated right behind the ‘Wiyaala’s Stage’ in the popular multipurpose entertainment centre First & Last.
In appreciation, the revered global icon Wiyaala couldn’t hide her joy and appreciation to Natalia for dedicating her time, resources and efforts to come out with such stunning art work which merges her image to that of a lioness as a full image clearly portraying the concept ‘Wiyaala the Lioness’.
Wiyaala equally leveraged on that occasion to hold a live performance specially for Natalia and her husband amidst eating and drinking among some fans who came to grace the historic unveiling Natalia’s art work.
Natalia, the brain behind the art work.
Video of Wiyaala showing happiness