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Kosi (neé Akosua Gyebi) is a New York City based singer/songwriter with nappy hair and jazz roots. Although she always brings just a little drama to her compositions and interpretations, she's more than just a drama queen. She's got piercing eyes and a voice that's larger than her body. But, small as she is, she won't fit in a box. She switches styles more quickly than you can follow, from jazz, to rock, then folk, but never more than a few steps away from the blues.

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Indeed, with a voice husky with emotion, Kosi sings her heart out. Singing about love, reflecting upon urban life or just whistling upon guitar riffs, Kosi is generous with her approach to voicing rhythm. A delicate touch reminiscent of Tracy Chapman, some blues influences, and simple words are components of Kosi's approach to jazz. — Mehdi El Mouden for All About Jazz

From jazz to blues to neo-soul: it’s all there, pre-tapped and ready to be heard, but with such freshness of vision that it could be from no other singer

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Discography

Ghosts Appearing Through The Sound

Ghosts Appearing...

Self Produced
2016

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I Know Who I Am

I Know Who I Am

Self Produced
2016

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Ghosts Appearing through the Sound: Kosi sings Abbey

Ghosts Appearing...

Self Produced
2015

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Ghosts Appearing Through The Sound

Ghosts Appearing...

Self Produced
2015

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Pictures of Us

Pictures of Us

Self Produced
2014

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One More Cup of Coffee

One More Cup of Coffee

Self Produced
2013

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Guilty

Guilty

Kosi
I Know Who I Am

Morning After Blues

Morning After Blues

Kosi
I Know Who I Am

Pictures of Us

Pictures of Us

Kosi
Pictures of Us

Hoboken Blues

Hoboken Blues

Kosi
Pictures of Us

Autumn in New York

Autumn in New York

Kosi
One More Cup of Coffee

Karen

Karen

Kosi
One More Cup of Coffee

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