Our Blogger: Rhodora
-Rhodora introduces you to Malika who will be performing soon in Rome; we hope she surprises you as se has surprised us all in Italy.
Malika Ayane was born in Milan in 1984 to a Moroccan father and an Italian mother.
In 2006 Ferdinand Arnò decides to use her voice for Time Thief, music composed by himself for the DTC advertising campaign, which begins in a symbiotic partnership, which in 2007 brings to Soul Waver, soundtrack to Saab’s advertising. Another television spot where we can find one of her songs is that of Barilla in 2009, whith its instrumental rendition of I giardini dei salici.
The first single from the album is Feeling Better, that becomes a hit radio and allows Malika to gain recognition all over the country.
In 2007, the singer meets Caterina Caselli that immediately sees in her an artist with an original style: fresh and spicy.
Malika began working on his first recording project, released in the autumn of 2008 and is titled Malika Ayane. The first single from the album, Feeling Better, becomes immediatly a radio hit.
On 2009 Malika partecipates to the Sanremo Festival with Come Foglie (As tree leaves , lyrics and music by Giuliano Sangiorgi one the greatest Italian signers and part of the band Negaramaro) produced and arranged by Ferdinand Arnò.
On wesnesday 28th april 2010 at 9.00 p.m, Malika Ayane will meet her fans to treat them with her special brand of pop-soul on a concert at the Auditorium Parco della Musica, one of the finest music venues in Rome .