After a very long break from the music scene, Asa is finally ready to start a brand new musical journey. The enigmatic singer first teased the new release on social media, sharing with fans and followers a little snippet of the upcoming song, as well as a sneak, peek of its music video.
The song is a melodious post-break-up song that details the residual love still between the warring partners. As for the cover art of “The Beginning”, it’s a stunning portrait of the singer.
The singer had earlier on her Instagram handle, shared her hopes that the song would be a worthy comeback that would satisfy fans after her five-year break from music.
Aṣa’s music influences grew from her father’s music collection built up from his work as a cinematographer, with records featuring American, Nigerian and African soul classics such as Mavin Gaye, Fela Kuti, Bob Marley, Sunny Ade, Diana Ross, Miriam Makeba.
She has released several albums including, “Asa’’, which was aired on radios across Europe, Asia, and Africa and went on win the prestigious French Constantin Award in 2008, where she was voted best fresh talent of 10 singers or groups by a jury of 19 music-industry specialists in Paris.
Other albums released include: Beautiful Imperfection in collaboration with a French composer Nicolas Mollard, “Bed of Stone’’ released in August 2014 and the singer went on a world tour from 2015 to 2017.