Emmanuel Chukwugoziam Obi having her stage name as Nyra Emma, was born on 18 July, 1988 in Tyler Texas of the Eastern region of Nigeria. The parents Emmanuel and Maryann Obi are both from Delta State. Emma attended St. Gregory Catholic School, AndyWoods Elemetary School, Hornedo Middle and Franklin High School while she obtained Health Care Administrative Degree in Texas Southern University.
Her childhood activeness in Church choir contributed to Hyra‘s rapid success in her music career. She has during her stay in United State learnt and understood Afro music style after which she moved to Lagos in the year 2012. Emma released her singles “Everything I Do”, Kukere, Keresher, For My Matter and others.
Her awards include; Most Promising Female Act 2013, Most Fashionable Female, most Outstanding Female Artiste, Global Leadership Award for her role in Women Empowerment and lots more.