Ndam Remi Nde, born on August 14, in Bamenda, Cameroon, is better known by his stage name Remiray. Remiray is a Cameroonian at heart but currently resides in Toronto, Canada. He is a talented recording artist, songwriter, and performer who deservedly became known around Toronto as one of the best Afro-beats and Afro-fusion sensations to watch out for.
While attending College here in Toronto, he received his diploma in Pharmacy Tech; however, creating music remained his passion. During this time, he recorded his first song, 'My Lady.' Remiray's official musical journey began when he was signed by a record label, Emperor Music. His first song released under them was titled, 'Back to Back.' The song gained him a lot of attention, creating a buzz about who this new artist was. The music was also noticed by Cameroonian legend Petit Pays who decided to feature in it.
Remiray has currently released three singles and one studio album. His album, Love Expression, was released in August 2018. The album includes 17 songs of varying sounds, beats, and instruments, which was well-received, and quickly created a following of fans for him. He then went on to receive, Best Male Artist 2018 at the Kilimanjaro Awards, Toronto. In April 2019, Remiray featured Cameroonian singer and songwriter Magasco on his single titled, 'Joka.' The song went on to win him Best Song of the Year 2019 at the Kilimanjaro Award in Toronto, and it has become a fan favourite. Letting people know Remiray is a serious artist and here to stay.
Remiray spent most of 2019 performing throughout Toronto and the GTA. His most memorable performance was at Afrofest in Toronto, where he performed alongside award-winning artists Fally Ipupa from the Congo and Iyanya from Nigeria. Performance is an integral part of being an artist, which Remiray enjoys. According to Remiray, the most rewarding part of being an artist is connecting with fans and witnessing people singing and dancing to his music.
If you are a fan, you will know that he is a man of love songs. Remiray writes from his heart and is very passionate about his music and sound. He writes for his fans and the people. To him, it is about spreading the sounds of Afro-beats and the love of music to all. Creating music comes naturally to Remiray, and he is working on his second studio album to be released later this year. If you have not listened to his music yet, search Remiray and enjoy his unique sounds!