"Lea Lu's Musik ist zum Heulen schön."
Swiss Singer-Songwriter Lea Lu has her roots in Poland, Spain and France, growing up in Zürich. At the age of 5 she started to play the violin, later the piano and guitar, but she has always had a passion for singing and songwriting. At 18 Lea performed at Montreux Jazz Festival with her first band Nexus. Her debut „Dots and Lines“ was released on the Sony Music Label in 2006. As a young artist she performed at over 200 concerts, from Europe to the Caribbean. In 2010 she was awarded The National Music Prize ‘Prix Walo’ (the most important award in Swiss show business) as ‘Best Newcomer’. Lea’s ability of synaesthesia is reflected on her second album „Colour“, and her third album „2 was recorded in Nice (France) and published in 2014 by Sony Music in collaboration with the French musician Medi. She has supported Morcheeba, Sinead O’Connor and Coldplay. In 2017 she released her new self-produced EP ‘Rabbit’ on her own ‘LL Records’ label.