about nano shayray

The Lagos born afro-fusion singer Ugwu Nnamno , better known as Nano Shayray was raised in the city of Abuja (Nigeria), where he first gained recognition with his debut single, Friend or Foe in 2017. He then moved to china for college and got exposed to sounds from across the world and performed on alot of stages, which in turn sharpened his skills and versatility in music

 In 2019, Nano Shayray released his debut project titled “Adlibs & Autotune” he immediately gained some local & international traction, and  peaked at number fifteen on the Apple Music World Music chart.

His second project, Fell in a Trap was released on the 24th of July 2020, with guest appearances from ,Psychoyp ,Zilla oaks , tret malloy and more. It peaked at number thirteen on the apple music world albums charts and gathered over 70k streams in the first month across platforms.  Since then he has gone on to release singles like ‘pause play” which landed him on the naija hits playlist on apple music and a lot of other playlists, the single was featured on djames the dj”s UK mix and racked over 10k first week streams on apple music.

Some of his less spoken of achievements have been ,appearing on the pulse news placement for top ten best new songs and  emerging as the number one song on cuppy’s dm tracks playlist.

Nano’s sound is influenced by Afrobeats artistes Burna Boy, Wizkid and Maleek Berry and runtown to mention a few. He is also influenced by international acts like Drake, Post Malone, Travis Scott and Tory Lanez.