Reggaeton Artist of the Month July 2017

The main asset of this young singer, born in Havana in 1985, is her versatility. Its ability to move from Jazz to Hip Hop, and from this to the traditional genres of the island, without hardly disheading. His ability to evoke, at the same time, the requiebros of Nina Simone and those of Erykah Badu, in a satin formula in which elegance is holy and sign. He tanned under the protection of Aldo Rodríguez (Los Aldeanos) and grew artistically with the help of X Alfonso, until he took a giant step with the Havana Cultura project, prior to the departure in 2014 of Moisture Powder (Universal Music, 2014 ), his first album. Since then, and after passing by South By Southwest, Hip-Hop Park, LAMC, Central Park Summer-Stage, Rio Global Ted, Afro-Latino Festival, LEAF Festival, Méditerranée Festival Ashdod Global Cuba Fest, all between 2013 and 2016 , His credit has only increased, especially after the publication of Universal Manuals (Universal Latin Music, 2017), a second album in which collaborations of Stephen Marley (son of Bob Marley and leader of the Raggamuffin), Idan Raichel (Master of fusion between Jazz, Electronic and traditional Ethiopian and Sephardic music), Aja Monet (poet, writer and precoz winner of the Nuyorican Poets Café Grand Slam) and Cuban pianist Roberto Fonseca. Its progression has been supported by the Silver Gaviota of the Inspiration that obtained in Vine of the Sea (Chile, 2017).

Danay Suarez