"To define is to stagnate. So I probably would say I don’t define myself”, says Zanillya. She may avoid defining herself, but her music does it for her.
After an arduous journey through her inner self, which has taken her from the island Aruba to long hours in the studio with her long-time collaborator Humphrey Dennis, the singer and songwriter – and now, also producer of her own sound – is about to release her first EP. Which blends her very diverse influences; dancehall, hip-hop and R&B. The most important element, though, as she puts it, is emotion.