Today (September 17) is the birthday of singer/song writer Asa.

Nigeria's foremost soul singer Bukola Elemide is 33 years old today. The songbird has three successful studio albums under her belt, (2007), (2010), and (2014). Her debut album is considered to be one of the best Nigerian albums of this era.

Based in France, Asa is still very much in connection with her Nigerian roots. Her latest music video 'Eyo' is named after the popular Lagos masquerade and was shot in Lagos also.

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Asa is set to be the maiden guest of . The award winning singer is currently in Los Angeles, Califirornia.

Happy birthday Asa!

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