My Igbo King - Latest Release

UK based recording artist, Lilas LaFleur was born and raised in Paris (France) of Congolese parentage.

 

Lilas is a gifted musician, her music is positive and from the heart. She is passionate about encouraging people not to give up. Her songs are inspired from her own personal experiences; sharing the gift that God has given her.

 

Lilas started singing in church as a little girl at the age of just 4 she became a worship leader, by the age of 9 she started composing music on her mini Yamaha keyboard. Since she caught the bug she has been performing ever since.

 

As a teenager Lilas was trained by her uncle the highly respected Diblo Dibala who's one of the biggest Zoukous artists in Africa. In recent years Lilas has been a part of his performances as a backing singer.

THE JOURNEY SO FAR

2000 - 2007

2010 - Present

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2000 - 2007

 

Lilas moved to Middlesbrough, where she studied at the University of Teesside. In 2002, Lilas participated in the Jumping Jacks singing competition in Middlesbrough and went on to win it in 2003 and 2004.

 

Lilas debut single 'Don't Worry' was reviewed by Christopher Heron from www.blackgospel.com

 

A busy year for Lilas.. 'Don't Worry' was remixed by American Dj - Dj Blendmaster and was placed amongst the likes of Cece Winans. Then came interviews with North East of England's local newspapers and later that year she was interviewed by GMTV.

 

Lilas LaFleur ended 2007 with her 1st published book "STEP INTO YOUR CALLING: WORSHIP LEADING" in that same year.

 

After searching herself and also coming out of a violent marriage, Lilas understood from her life experience that her message should be heard by everyone, both  Christian and non-Christian.

2010  -  Present

 

After living in Middlesbrough for 10 years, Lilas decided to move to London and take her music career over there. She says ''In Middlesbrough there is no competition and I love competition, I wanted to see how good I really was so I decided to move to the big city''.

 

She performed at various venues in London, festivals in Middlesbrough such as 'Taste of Africa', in Newcastle 'L'Afrique Festival' opening for one of the biggest African/Congolese stars, Awilo Longomba.

 

June 2010, she was one of the artists who participated on the song 'Congo Unite' by Congo Fifty, she then performed her forthcoming single Girlfriend at Congo 50 show on the 31st of July 2010.

 

Lilas has donated a single 'Girlfriend' to Women's Aid England and Objectif Congo, the song was released before the end of 2011 and a 'Girlfriend Tour' is getting prepared, a mix of motivational speech and performances.

 

Lilas has some fresh music to share with the world, look out for the 1st single MY IGBO KING, this year will see Lilas collaborating with artists from all over the world.

Features

 

Ne-Yo

Lilas supported the multi-platinum selling, award-winning American R&B superstar, Ne-Yo at his sell-out North East England After Party in Sunderland on the 18th of July 2009.

 

Kokes

Roc Nation Artist, K Kokes mixtape "Pure Koke 2" released in April 2011, the official video was  TAKE MY BREATH, released in May 2012.

 

In 2012 Lilas featured ROC Nation / Sony RCA artist K KOKE hit single TAKE MY BREATH.

 

Sholfy

Joining LILAS LAFLURE on MY IGBO KING REMIX is SHOLFY (Philips Olushola) Nigerian born recording artist based in Lagos currently working with luthin entertainment.

 

Look out for his new single KNOW NOTHING shot by one of Africa’s biggest director PAUL GAMBIT.

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PROUD TO SPONSOR LILAS LAFLEUR

Next Performance

AFROBEATS LIVE

Jazz Cafe

27th July 2014

 

Hosted By DJ Abrantee

Bookings

For bookings and further information please contact the management team:

 

Email: info@bossladyinc.co.uk

Call: 07852 881 680

 

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