From BET awards nominations to featuring in one of the States most influential mags Essence Magazine, Mzansi’s golden girl Lira is definitely set to take over the international market.

The soul singer was chosen from a shortlist of African musicians to perform at the prestigious inauguration of president Barack Obama that will be held in Washington DC on the 21st of January.

After years of trying to break into the international scene this might just be the song bird’s big break.

We are really proud of her and can’t wait to see her wow her presidential audiences.