Amanda Martinez is a singer-songwriter whose music exultingly blends her Mexican father and South African mother's roots with Latin soul and folklore. Her sultry, bright vocals and upbeat sound get entire audiences on their feet around the world. Her three CDs have garnered multiple nominations for Latin Jazz Performer of the Year, the Toronto Independent Music Awards, and the Canadian Folk Music Awards. Her third and latest CD “Manana” was helmed by GRAMMY-winning producer Javier Limon. Limon hails Martinez as “one of the greatest voices in the world.” Manana was launched in 2014 with performances in New York including being featured on CNN, and in Chicago and Cleveland.