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Detroit Artist Mayaeni Goes Full Circle

Mayaeni subscribed to the DIY method of managing her career, then got signed to Jay-Z’s label, Roc Nation. After writing songs with other artists including Macy Gray, she decided to get back to Detroit and her musical roots. Now she’s putting out a song a month on her website and doing some of the best work of her career.

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Ann Delisi

Host, Ann Delisi Essential Music

Ann will guide you through the “essential music,” both new and familiar, that’s shaping our culture and feature music made in Detroit every hour.

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