looking to make a mark in music, Diamond Liyah, born to the name Aaliyah is an up-and-coming Jamaican reggae and dancehall musician who seeks to reach the hearts of people through her music and her unique sound.
Diamond Liyah said that her stage name was given to her by her mother and a friend of her mother’s who thought that combining her first name with diamond would match her fighting spirit. Diamond Liyah mentioned that she was born with a hole in her heart and was meant to die, but overcame the odds, like a diamond that comes out beautiful and more valuable after applying pressure.
Along with her latest release Tears Inna Mi Eyes, some of her most popular singles include Streets Set a Way, Blue Tick, and Dem a Tell Me Seh Yuh Gone. Her most viewed song on YouTube currently is Haffi Mek It One Day which was uploaded to the platform over 4 years ago.
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Tears Inna Mi Eyes, an emotional song that speaks about persevering despite the pain and hardships of failure, has currently clocked 2.9k views on YouTube and over 500 likes. The song was released on Monday, January 16, 2023.
In the hard-hitting relatable chorus, Diamond Liyah sings, “mi a do this wid tears inna mi eyes, if you listen hear the pain inna mi voice. Up a work late inna di night, do di work and wait pan mi time.”
Listen to the audio for Tears Inna Mi Eyes below: