Lee Bass

Afrobeats, Afrofuturism and Urban Grooves! Theses terms describe best what Lee stands for.

Since 2011 Lee been exploring soundscapes from all over the world to combine them into something new, something fresh, something futuristic without loosing the organic essence of the sound. With their Album „Tempo“ released in March 2017 Lee toured in Europe and they even went to Cabe Verde for the Lusafro Project / Atlantic Music Expo. With Gato Preto he grew into a Live performer on stage playing big Festivals around the globe, doing percussions, backing vocals and controlling all electronic devices during the Show.

Here are some of the biggest Gigs he played:
Festival Highlights

African Futures Festival – Johannesburg (ZA)
Lusafro – Praia (CV)
AME – Praia (CV)
Oslo World Music Festival – Oslo (NO)
Fusion Festival – Berlin (GER)
Love Box Festival – London (UK)
Lowlands Festival – Biddinghuizen (NL)
Blacks to the Future Festival – Paris (F) Nyege Nyege – Jinja (Uganda)

Press References (extract)

Arte Tracks Berner Zeitung (Newspaper in CH)
Funkhaus Europa (Radio in GER)
Mix Mag (Magazine in UK)
Okay Africa
Afropop Worldwide Zeit Online Review for Tempo (German Print Magazine)
With his very own new Studio built in 2017 Lee now focuses on even more productions with Artists from all over the world. Collaborations with Ghanaian Stallion, who is the producer of german Rap Star Megaloh, works on AWA‘s upcoming album and of course the next Gato Preto Album are in the making!