Tracey “Ny’a” Napoleon is a Rahway, New Jersey based, Gold-selling, artist and songwriter with a creative focus on the R&B and dance genres. Her album title is the perfect sales pitch “Something for Everybody.”
We are sharing our recent interview with Ny’a.
Twist Online : First of all tell us about the start of your professional career?
Ny’a : I started professionally out of college. I used to perform in local talent shows, but nothing serious. I guess you could my husband Eugene Napoleon discovered me. He felt that I should take my talents to the next level. From that we started our own record label Nap Records and moved from there. I was the first lady of Nap Records and release my first album “Embrace” which went gold.
Twist Online : Who or what inspired you to get into music industry?
Ny’a : I never thought when I was a child that I’d be in the industry, but I always wrote and sang my own songs. I wrote every day. Eugene Napoleon inspired me to take the next step into the music industry. He believed in my talents and together we made our moves throughout this industry.
Twist Online : Tell us about your recent release “Something for Everybody.” ?
Ny’a : I’m super excited about “Something For Everybody”. Technically this is my Sophomore album. The whole project is produced by Grammy nominated producer Kenny Black ‘the music machine”. He is dope, it was great working with him. I wrote all of the songs on the album. The album was released October 27, 2017. I feel like this project has music that everybody can enjoy. I’m trying to bring R and B back fused with a current vibe.
Twist Online : What kind of response you have received from the release?
Ny’a : Since the release of “Something for Everybody” I’ve heard nothing but positive feedback. We had a Release party this past Friday and everyone there was impressed with the album.
Twist Online : What attracts you more, performing on stage or working in studios?
Ny’a : Wow that’s a tough Twist Online.. Working in the studio fulfills my creative side which I love, but it’s great when you have it all come together on stage and the fans are loving the final result of your creativity. So I would have to say performing.
Twist Online : What’s your favorite music genre?
Ny’a : R & B for sure, but I do listen to a wide variety of music anywhere from club music to hip hop..
Twist Online : Have you set some target to achieve as a music artist?
Ny’a : As a artist I would hope to achieve the same success of my first album “Embrace” but right now I just trying to push to stay relevant in the music industry. So far so good..
Twist Online : Are you currently working on any other project?
Ny’a : No I am not working on anything new. I focused on promoting “Something for Everybody