IT STARTED WITH -
An endless passion for music, for voices,
for discovery, for people, for life.
Aline Lua Lago (° Salvador de Bahia) is a Brazilian singer songwriter, currently living in Brussels, Belgium. She started her career at the age of 14 singing in several Bahian MPB bands in Brazil. Traditionally Gospel trained, “Lua” is a Bossanova, Samba, Brazilian jazz and Pop singer.
At the age of 18, she was invited to join the Ensemble of “Brazil Tropical” Company in Europe, and travelled the world as the lead singer of this famous Brazilian musical. She performed also in other musicals such as “Terra Latina”, “Paris Paradise” and “ A Passionata Irish”. During this period she settled in Brussels, Belgium.
End 2010 Lua was invited to play and sing as a solist in “The best of Musical in Germany, collecting scenes from popular musicals: Lion King, Grease, Disco, Sister Act & Dirty Dancing.
In 2011-2012 she was the lead singer of the Latin Big Band “Los Bandidos del Viage”, the home big band of the new Brussels Casino-Theatre “Viage”.
After having worked years with the musical companies, she started a solo project end of 2013. Together with musicians Pierre Enkaert (piano), Hendrik Vanattenthoven (contrabass), Peter Schneider (percussion), Mario Terra (Sax) she formed « Samba-Soul» for concerts in jazz clubs. They were bringing a repertoire of Bossanova, Jazz and Groove. Besides her own compositions, she was singing Tom Jobim, Caetano Veloso, Elis Regina, Elza Soares, Djavan, etc.
She is also the singer of Buscemi & Squadra Bossa, a project of DJ Producer Dirk Swartenbroekx aka Buscemi. With Buscemi, Aline Lua produced some songs and participated to his album “Sol y Suave”. Buscemi has also produced 2 Brazilian covers for her album and made a remix of her songs “No se va” and “Beijo na Boca”. Several concerts will take place this summer.
With her own band she will bring her project Brass-ilissimo. Adding a six headed brass section to her live band, she will make you travel to her roots, bringing a repertoire of traditional Brazilian rhythms and great grooves.