Asa, whose real name is Bukola Elemide, was born in September
1982 in Paris (France). His parents decided to return to Nigeria
when she was a child. There she discovered a passion for music
by becoming a student of music school opened by the English saxophonist
Peter King. She developed her musical style between soul and pop
with texts in English and Yoruba. In 2004, she sent a demo to
the French Association of Artistic Action, which decided to support
the young woman. Asa moved to France and give a series of concerts
that allow it to meet people decisive for the rest of his career.
In 2006, she signed with a record company to record its eponymous
debut album coming out next year. The audience immediately falls
under the spell of the girl who delivers beautiful ballads with
strong songwriting and worn by his powerful voice.