Dessy Di Lauro / YahZarah
Dessy Di Lauro is an electrifying artist and captivating singer who effortlessly fuses elements of R&B, Soul, Lo-fi, Caribbean, Afro-Brazilian, Cuban, Afrobeat, hip-hop and tribal vibes. With her dynamic vocals and infectious energy, she creates a musical experience that transcends genres and captivates audiences worldwide. Infusing her unique style, Dessy Di Lauro is a true force to be reckoned with, leaving an indelible mark on the music industry creating a unique and unforgettable experience that will leave you craving more.Considered by many music insiders to possess one of our generations greatest voices, YahZarah has simultaneously been compared to Minnie Riperton, Grace Jones & Tina Turner. YahZarah’s performances are effortlessly electric. She encompasses the tenderness of Adele, and the audacity of Prince.
YahZarah is the diva with healing power. She is the archetype of an urban pop Joan of Arc. She has shared the stage with The Roots, Anderson Paak, and Bilal Oliver, and held the featured performer on Anthony Hamilton’s “Playing it Cool Tour” at the House of Blues. Even had the honor of performing, at the request of the Italian government, for the inauguration of President Barack Obama.
She started her career lending her unique soprano to Erykah Badu’s Band “Camp Wisdom” where she would stay for seven years singing backing vocals and providing vocal arrangements for some of the most beloved songs her “Mama’s Gun” release. YahZarah then went on to become a member of Rock Legend Lenny Kravitz’s band for four years on his incredible “Strut Tour” and putting down some considerable vocals in his rockumentary “Just Let Go”.
Her last release, “The Ballad of Purple Saint James” was considered for a Grammy in 6 major categories. And her most recent single “Running” was featured in Spike Lee’s “She’s Gotta Have It”
Photos courtesy of the artists.
$35 (exclusive of service fee)
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