A unique, instantly identifiable vocal sound encompassing both Jazz and R&B. Grammy-nominated Soul/Jazz Maysa, celebrates her 25th year as a solo recording artist this year.
Born and raised in Baltimore, MD, Maysa Leak knew early on that she would be a musician. I was six years old when my mom took me to see Purlie, she recalls. When Melba Moore came on stage and sang her heart out, I knew at that moment I wanted to make people feel the way she made me feel.
Maysa's journey took her from singing upon graduation with Stevie Wonder for a year to becoming the lead singer for Incognito in the 90s. In 1995 she recorded her first solo album.
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