Manando is the sophomore album by South African hip-hop artist Emtee. It was released by Ambitiouz Entertainment on 15 September 2017, featuring guest appearances from fellow Ambitiouz label-mates Sjava and Saudi as well as Nigerian superstar Tiwa Savage. The album boasts of 20 tracks and was worked on by some of the leading music producers in South Africa including Ruff, Tweezy, Christer, Lunatik, Ron Epidemic & Bizz Boy. According to Emtee, Manando sounds very good and is titled after a guy, his street brother, who is now dead. Emtee reveals Manando stood up for him when he was been bullied when he was young and taught him how to be the best marimba player that he is today.