Leeds Pride is excited to announce Leeds act Wyen Solo will performing at Leeds Pride this year.
Wyen has told us that ‘Performing at Leeds Pride is a dream come true. I love my hometown and I have so much love for the LGBT community. I’m going to give you a performance you won’t forget fierce, fabulous, Wyen”
Wyen Solo was born in East London on January 6th 1989, and it’s fair to say a star was born that day.
Wyen spent her first four years in London before moving to Leeds now her home town.
After completing a high school education at Temple Moor Science college and attending college to study music performance, Wyen was ready to spread her wings and let her voice be heard.
In 2011 Wyen wrote and released her first UK single Smile, which went on to be featured on Universals R&B Love Songs collection alongside the likes of Usher, R. Kelly, Jay Z, and Jazmine Sullivan and many other artists who Wyen has admired for years.
She went on to feature on another Universal compilation with her heartfelt track Take Your Time, written to a then partner about how she felt about the state of their relationship.
After having a taste of success and recognition there was no stopping the R&B songstress, and she decided she would settle for nothing less than greatness.
Wyen went on to open for Tinie Tempah, and perform all around the UK. After seeing the reactions to her old school R&B melodies, honest lyrics and unforgettable performances, she decided to take a step back and begin working on writing her début EP.
It was only a matter of time before Miss Solo was missing the adrenaline rush of the stage, and she began doing backing vocals and writing for some highly respected and established artists, like the Scissor Sisters, Alexandra Burke and Eliza Doolittle.In 2013 Wyen worked alongside Alexandra Burke on her EP New Rules.
Fast forward to 2017 Wyen Solo took New York by storm it’s safe to say she was in high demand, she was booked to perform at a number of high profile events and appear on radio and tv shows where she was promoting her sexy smash single “ FaceTime”. Now Wyen Solo is set to release her EP which she describes as fun, empowering and sexy.
No Filter Radio Brooklyn New York
“ if you get the opportunity to see this woman you don’t want to miss it she leaves you wanting more”
West Side fm
“ it’s safe to say the UK have found their very own Beyoncé vocals , performance 10/10”