“Her music is just as inspiring as her background: Lachi plays bright, soulful, piano-driven pop and cathartically sings about perseverance and triumphing over hardships. …a stirring album that features the manifesto single ‘We Can Fly.’ (MP3)” - The Onion
More about Lachi:
New York City-based singer and musician, Lachi, will release her first studio album on
The self-titled album, produced by Lachi herself, captures the West African-born songstress’s knack for blending hauntingly honest and personal lyrics with breezy, appealing melodies. Lachi’s alluring vocals are complemented by her command of the piano.
“Since I was four, my piano has been my escape. I felt invisible at school, but when I came home, I’d line all of my dolls up beside my cheap, plastic piano and put on these passionate, therapeutic performances for my dolls, but they were really for me.” Lachi explains. “Sometimes I still go to a piano room at NYU and turn out all the lights, lock the doors, and just laugh or cry hysterically in front of the piano and see what happens.”
The album is a long-awaited release from Lachi, who has been performing throughout the Northeast and
Lachi also works to promote and further the careers of other blind musicians in the
“Hopefully the release of Lachi will help get some of these incredible musicians recognized,” she says.
01. These Words
02. We Can Fly (MP3)
03. Slow Down
04. Ugly Beautiful
05. Emo Children
06. Funny Girl
07. Dear Happiness
08. See No Evil
09. Naked Man
10. Wear Me Out
11. You Never Do
07/22 New York, NY @ Joe's Pub (Lachi Record Release Show)
07/31 Live on Oprah Radio @ Sirius/XM (Sirius 195/XM 156)
Contact Josh Bloom at Fanatic Promotion, Inc.