Colletta Ledlum, better known by her stage name Ceekaynayway, is a rising star in the world of Afro-soul and Afropop music. Ceekaynayway was exposed to a diverse range of musical influences from a young age, thanks to her parents’ love for classical, soul, R&B, and traditional African sounds.
Ceekaynayway began her musical journey professionally in 2018, and since then, she has been making waves in the industry with her unique sound that blends African rhythms with soul and R&B elements. Her music is a celebration of her African roots and culture, and she describes her sound as “African sounds rooted in soul and R&B.”
Ceekaynayway has released several works over the years, including “Seasons of a Leo” in 2019, “Kill It” in 2021, and “Big Jue Season” in 2022. She is currently working on an EP and recently released a single titled “Big Jue Season,” which has been receiving rave reviews from fans and critics alike.
Ceekaynayway’s talent and hard work have not gone unnoticed, as she was nominated by the MTN Liberian Music Awards for the Best New Artist category in 2022. Despite her success, Ceekaynayway remains humble and grounded, and her favorite quote, “There’s nothing impossible to them who try,” reflects her determination and drive to succeed in the music industry.
Her music is a testament to the power of African music and culture, and she is undoubtedly one to watch out for in the coming years. With her unique sound and infectious energy, Ceekaynayway is a rising star who is poised to take the music industry by storm.
Listen to her latest single, “Big Jue Season” below.