A Short Look Into the Amazing Life of New York City Singer Amaru

In this short documentary from New York City based cinematographer Derek Mindler, singer-songwriter Amaru discusses coming to New York City from Uganda, the challenges and hardships she faced and the great things about living, performing and studying in the City. Joanna Amaru is a student at St. John’s University in Queens, New York, and performs her original music all around Queens.

For more of Amaru’s music, check out SoundCloud.

Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

Founder, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief

Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their three dogs. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time working from a treadmill desk at home.

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