Meet Martha Afework, a singer/songwriter located in the DMV (DC, Maryland, Virginia) area as she steps into the music scene with her new and very first single, "Won't Stop" released on the 13th of April, 201813/18 from her Debut project "One-Eighty" set to be released in the coming weeks.
Laced with powerhouse vocals inspired by soulful R&B/Jazz sensations like Amy Winehouse, Jill Scott, and D'Angelo, and combined with honest lyrical content, the song is a personal anthem, and an ode to Afework's love for music. "Won't Stop" is multi-faceted, and transcends the boundaries of all soulful & hip hop musical genres.
Martha Afework, has been singing since she could form sentences. She was classically trained on piano from age 3, and has since only grown to love other sounds. After graduating from college with an English degree in 2015, Martha put her piano to use, writing original turned and posting them on Instagram. There, her videos began going viral, and she began to grow a following. Since, she has begun to record and co-produce original music.
The new single "Won't Stop," (now available on all streaming platforms) will be featured on her first EP, "One-Eighty."
Listen below and share your thoughts.