Fusicology.com on July 13, 2011with 0 comments
Sony Music Africa recording artist LIRA is following in the footsteps of the legendary Miriam Makeba & Letta Mbulu, releasing four platinum selling albums making her the current highest selling artist in South Africa, the Afro-Soul vocalist will make her entrance into the U.S with the release of 5-track EP to set the precedent for her debut American LP Feel Good while in the midst of a sold-out global tour she will perform this month for the first time in NYC, LA, DC, Annapolis and Philly.
Elegant. Soulful. Radiant. Few words come close to describing the rich, silky sound of South Africa’s preeminent female vocalist of the 21st century, LIRA. Since embarking on her incomparable career nearly a decade ago, LIRA has blazed an astonishing trail of accomplishments that few artists in the history of the entire continent can lay claim to. The Sony Music recording star has brazenly carved her own musical niche – a musical mélange as refreshing as a summer breeze. Her flawless dossier boasts a multitude of South African Music Awards, MTV Africa Awards and MOJO Awards as well as Glamour Magazine South Africa’s Woman of the Year, fashion and lifestyle magazine covers, and platinum albums, all of which have left an indelible impression on Africa-at-large.
Check out Lira’s “Feel Good” video here: “Feel Good”