Aysha Loren has just released her latest EP ‘Back to you’ along with a reggae soul single called, Keep it like it is. It was this new that got us interested in finding out more about the young caribean singer. So we spoke to her and here is what she told us!
1 – When did you first get into music? What or who Inspired you?
I Started Singing at the age of 14, in talent shows and school productions. I would say Whitney Houston inspired me listened to her music a lot growing up and also listened to a lot of reggae music.
2 – Who did you grow up listening to, and does that impact on what you create now?
I listened to Whitney, Destiny Child, Lots of Lovers Rock Music by Various artists. I would say yes my music is versatile and I try to mix the different genres that I grew up listening to and do it my own style.
3 – How long have you been playing/writing?
I’ve been Writing for only 2 years as I feel I now have the life experiences to write about so it comes easier to me.
4 – How often do you play live (include details and links for any upcoming gigs)?
I Perform most weekends and even when I don’t have a gig I keep busy by popping into my favourite open mic night.
You can catch Aysha at the following Events:
27th July – Reggae Summer Jam – Gappy Ranks, Randy Valentine and others Catford Broadway Theatre
1st August – John Holt, Errol Dunkley 02 indigo
2nd August – John Holt, Christopher Ellis 02 indigo
26th September – Adult Weekender – Camber Sands
5 – What has been your favourite moment in music?
I would say my EP launch that was on the 5th July. I performed with a live band for a 40 min set and was able to share my EP with the public. I am very proud of my EP and can’t wait for everyone to hear it.
6 – Where is the best place to find you online?