Multi-Platinum Award Winning South African Singer Lira

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South African vocalist Lira who recently released her debut American album Rise Again with the lead single "Feel Good."  She will be in Los Angeles June 30th-July 7th.

Lira has been called the "Beyonce of Africa" releasing four multi-platinum selling albums, two platinum selling concert DVD's, a top selling autobiography and graced the covers of numerous fashion & lifestyle magazines while winning accolades from The South African Music Awards, MTV Africa Awards and MOJO Awards as well as Glamour Magazine South Africa’s “Woman of the Year.”  She currently has the largest Facebook following of any South African artist, in excess of over half a million fans and regularly performs to sold out stadiums in Africa. She was hailed by Essence Magazine as on of the "Five Unique Artists Set to Change Music" and has appeared in L'Uomo Vogue and Forbes as well as South African issues of Women's Health, Elle, Glamour, Cosmo, Oprah and Marie Claire.

Lira performed at the 2010 FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Concert alongside Alicia Keys, Shakira, Black Eyed Peas, K’Naan and John Legend and has received a range of praise from Oprah, John Legend and Hugh Masekela to actor Idris Elba and Oscar Award Winning Film Director Oliver Stone.

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