UK PRESENTER Maya Jama says she’s “over the moon” after she was chosen to present the first-ever Brit Award’s Critics Choice performances at the legendary Abbey Road studios.
“This is one of those dreams to reality moments,” she wrote on Instagram today (Nov 30).
“The first-ever presenter for the Critic’s Choice performances at Abbey Road Studios,” she told fans. “No pressure then”.
The Brit Awards confirmed the announcement via their official Twitter account too.
“We’re hyped that Maya Jama is going to be out hostess with the mostess for our #BRITs Critics Choice sessions at @AbbeyRoad”
Maya, who is of Somali and Swedish descent, was named Rising Star for 2016 by Hello Magazine.
After landing her first big TV job as MTVbase show ‘TheWrapUp’ host in August 2014, aged just 20 she then went on to host MTVessentials & MTV News.
Since then Maya has moved over to 4Music to fine tune her Live TV Skills & host popular shows such as ‘ShoutOuts’ & ‘Trending Live’ on a weekly basis.
She has worked with various brands such as ASOS, H&M, Thomson, Chambord, Sony, Adidas etc. She has large social numbers with an engaged audience & over 100k Instagram, 55k on Twitter and over 50k Avg SnapChat views.