New single "Loved" streaming now
Assata Renay drops hot new single "Loved"
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- Assata Renay
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Assata Renay is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana and mother of 6 year old daughter Ashtyn Michelle. Assata’s sound can be described as soulful, inspirational Rhythm & Blues. The gift of music started with her late grandfather who was a blues guitarist. The musical lineage doesn’t stop there, as Assata’s mother and father both settled into careers in the music industry as well.
In 2019, Assata Renay made her National television debut on Abc’s hit singing competition show “American Idol.” Assata sang her way through 5 rounds including the infamous Hollywood Week filmed in California. Assata finished strong in Hawaii taking home with her the experience of a lifetime along with a title of “American Idol Top 40 Finalist”. As of today, Assata is back in Nola working on her second original independent album and plans to help fund it using money earned from shows and her newest venture as a Realtor! Whether it’s experiencing a live show or listening to a record you will be taken on a journey of everyday life through the eyes of a NOLA girl. The Assata Renay experience is truly one of a kind filled with truth and the pursuit of love and happiness.
"I grew up with my eyes glued to Janet and Michael Jackson!! I am also inspired by TLC, Toni Braxton, Destiny's Child, Earth Wind and Fire, Stevie Wonder, Lauryn Hill, Erykah Badu, Whitney Houston...I mean I just really love music that speaks to my heart and soul."
Watch Assata and her group "Unexpected Vibe" give a performance that ended with Lionel Richie in tears. "Assata, your performance tonight was divine." - Lionel Richie
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Songstress Assata Renay teams up with T-ray the Violinist and Director/Videographer JoshBluTv to recreate India Arie's "Ready for Love". Special Thanks to : Jsolo- Track Production
Assata Renay teams up with her 5 year old daughter to create the "Mommy and Ashtyn Show."