American Singer, SZA adopts Nigerian name on Instagram. Solána Imani Rowe, who goes by the stage name SZA has given herself a Nigerian name.
The 28-year-old singer who was born to African American parents, a Christian mother and a Muslim father in St. Louis, Missouri in 1990, changed her name on Instagram to Amarachi Chinonso.
Both names are of Igbo origin. ‘Amarachi’ means ‘God’s grace’ while Chinonso means, ‘God is close. The artist is set to be on the official soundtrack for Game of Thrones Season Eight. Reports claim she will be on a song alongside The Weeknd and Travis Scott.