Ayanda Jiya has finally delivered her highly anticipated debut album. The South African R&B artist’s album is titled Ayandastand—pronounced “I understand,” and it features only a few guests rappers Stogie T, A-Reece and singers Naomi Parchment and Ziyon. The rest of the project’s 11 songs are just Ayanda sharing her story and insights on love atop production by Zeph Beats. The album includes the lead single “Falling For You,” which features A-Reece.Ayanda Jiya has built her name for herself and positioned herself as a talented vocalist who you can’t help but take seriously. From appearing on songs by artists such as Ralph Gum, Stogie T, A-Reece, Ginger Trill and Lady Zamar to performing on reputable stages and getting played on major radio stations. Ayandastand follows two EPs that are essential listening if you want to understand just how far she has come.