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It’s been a lot!

There was no way I’d miss writing my blog today, in a new week! Never!! consistency and productivity need to continue!  So let’s center the focus on a topic. #BlackLivesMatter & #Mindset. The Black Lives movement was necessary, is still necessary and will continue to be necessary!!! When everything took off it was somewhat surreal. There were days you could still feel a looming heaviness of confusion, wails from years of pain and what felt like a necessary shift/eye-opener. I saw the pressures of what it means to be Black, A Black woman, and an artist. You are expected to speak up but not be too loud. I learnt having a skin tone that's...

Hello world, We Live!

Who is Tolü Makay, Such a simple question, but we all know a convoluted answer often follows.  From the age of 13, I’ve been called 'Sunshine with an old soul'. I find this to remain true, the shy kid with random bursts of energy, motivation and courage. Always looking for ways to make others feel good/better about themselves. So here I am, a singer & songwriter, (writer of prose, and melodies), using music to make sense of life in order to maintain sanity.   The purpose of this blog is to reflect and provide a deeper and personal account of art I create. To build true engagement and a community. So welcome to my world, welcome...