Sae Lis' grew up in West Africa then lived and developed her musical talent in such places as France and Hollywood before making Beirut, Lebanon her home. It is in Beirut that she has released her first CD The Quest--a work (in English) that showcases the soulful, poppy, and remarkable talent of this solo female singer who cites as her musical influences such artists as Motown, Billie Holiday, Nina Simone, Erykah Badu, Amy Winehouse, and Sade.
"Among those years of discovery, I wrote THE QUEST" says Sae Lis' about her new album which has been received with much critical acclaim. The CD is out in all Virgin Megastores in Lebanon and online at itunes, amazon, cd baby and via the artist's web site www.saelis.com
Sae Lis' recently talked about her album during an interview (in English) that aired on June 27, 2012 on RADIO ONE, Lebanon 105.5 FM. Here is that intrerview:
The first single from The Quest is titled 'The Way You Treat Me' and was realeased along with this poignant video clip:
If you happen to be in Lebanon this summer then you shouldn't miss the chance of seeing Sae Lis' perform on Sunday, August 19 at 10:00pm in UTC+03 at Django Pub in Beirut. For info, please call (in Lebanon) 01-56 75 35 or 03-15 75 35. Band Charge is : 10000LL/person (see this link)
For more info on Sae Lis':
Sae Lis' Web site (English version and French version): http://www.saelis.com/
Sae Lis' Blog (in English): http://www.saelis.com/eng/blog.html