Akua Naru - биография, альбомы, песни, клипы

Hailing from New Haven, CT, Akua

Naru’s journey to acclaimed hip hop

artist has led her from America’s

North-East Coast to Cologne, Germany,

where she currently resides and

creates music. Along this female wordsmith’s journey, there have been

many stops - Philadelphia, China, and

Ghana, among others - have all

informed the wisdom and perspective

which is evident in her music. With the release of her debut album,

«The Journey Aflame», Naru has in a

short time positioned herself on the

scene as a model for what women can

be in hip hop. Since the release, the

album has been written about in several countries and deemed a classic

hip hop contribution by hip hop critics

from New York to Moscow. Placing at

number one on the US college radio

charts, with the Jr & Ph7 produced

single «The World Is Listening», Naru has definitely been doing just that,

making the world listen. With

production accredited to some of

Germany’s finest names in hip-hop,

from production powerhouse

Drumkidz, Jr & Ph7, 7inch, and more, «The Journey Aflame» has definitely

forged its place into hip hop history.

With that, Naru reveals that her

journey has not only been set aflame;

it has just begun. Representing strongly when

performing with Digflo, her notorious

6-piece band, or with performances

alone with a DJ, Naru has a reputation

for captivating audiences, hyping

crowds, and inspiring many. Clearly, her music and performances are a

testiment to the legacy of soul music

and the powerful trailblazing female

artist traditon on which it builds.