Ala.ni was born in London; she’s now living and working in Paris. Since her earliest childhood, she has multiplied artistic experiences between music and fashion. She used to be a chorister for Damon Albarn (Blur), Andrea Bocelli and Mary J. Blige.
She also presented her first collection at the London Fashion Week. During her career, she has collaborated with prestigious brands such as Diptyque, Colette and Estée Lauder.
Her last album, ‘You & I’ (Nø Førmat!), gathers 4 EP, titles of each seasons. Jools Holland invited her on his BBC2 show. Ala.ni composes, produces and sings a delicately orchestrated intemporal keen music. The grace of a jazz diva inspired by her great-uncle, Leslie Hutchinson, who was a cabaret star in the 20’s alongside Cole Porter.
For more than two years, Ala.ni has been travelling all around the world. Among others, she shared the same stage with Ibeyi and Benjamin Clementine.