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Orisha Sound featured in hard copy of Soul Central Magazine

Orisha Sound latest work with South-African producer Alexis Faku was featured in April issue of Soul Centrl Magazine.

Two pages spread showing off Orisha’s hot attitude pictures and a story of the collaboration. Alexis Faku spent 4 weeks in Jamaica doing pre-production work for Orisha Sound upcoming album. “We put lots of work in through this holiday season. We worked from the last week of December all the way into the end of January. This is going to be a very powerful reggae album with a new sound and a message,” explains Black and Yellow Entertainment producer Shel-K, who is playing one of the key roles in the album production.

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Orisha Sound

Orisha Sound was born June 21, 1988 in Oslo, Norway and moved to St. Petersburg, Russia as a little girl. Orisha grew up in a post Soviet country in a very educated, yet poor family. She was raised living in a studio apartment sharing the room with her parents while her older sister slept in the kitchen. At age four, Orisha Sound started practicing the violin, piano and singing. Singer and multi-instrumentalist (she plays over 15 instruments) at nine years old, she was a child-prodigy virtuoso, touring in Europe and the United States. Since then she has appeared on stage and in studio with Stevie Wonder, Stanley Clarke, Anthony Hamilton, Devante Swing, Flo Rida, Snoop Dogg, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Sizzla, Sly & Robbie, Beenie Man, Jae Deal and many others.

Musical Career

Orisha Sound first gained fame in 2013 with her debut single “Beautiful Sin”. After this international single was released, several major labels were trying to get Orisha Sound on their roster. Later that year she had signed a deal with RBC records (Snoop Lion, DJ Quick, Ice Cube, Game) and released 15-track album Cupid on July 9 of that year.[23] Orisha has appeared on stage and in studio with Stevie Wonder, Stanley Clarke, Anthony Hamilton, Devante Swing, Flo Rida, Snoop Lion, Bone Thugs N Harmony, Sizzla, Sly & Robbie, Beenie Man, Jae Deal and many others.

Orisha’s album, Cupid, was produced by Billboard Platinum producer, Andrew Lane and Jamaican producer, Shel-K. Songs were written and co-written by Orisha Sound and recorded in Boom Boom Box and Brandon’s Way (Los Angeles), Mixing Lab and Tuff Gong (Kingston) and Melodia (Moscow). Two songs from the album – dancehall track “Embrace It” ft Sizzla Kalonji and one-drop “Sunshine Lady” ft Wayne Daniel went on the charts in several countries and reached number one in Jamaica.

The videos for two singles – reggae version of the “Beautiful Sin” and sultry “Make Me Moan” were premiered on MTV network and getting rotation on different stations all over the world. Orisha’s latest album, 1 Reggae, was released on October 28, 2014. 1 Reggae includes several tracks from Cupid that were reworked with a more distinct reggae style. Tracks include “Rollercoaster,” “Rewind,” “Beautiful Sin” and “Sunshine Lady.” 1 Reggae includes appearances from acts such as Grammy award-winning Jamaican reggae artist Beenie Man, Sizzla kalonji and Anthony Que.

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