‘My Muslim Background Inspired Me’ Singer Asa Opens Up

In a chat with My Africa Podcast, Asa, told show host, Andre
Blaze, about her inspirational background, revealing how
much time she spent following the teachings of Islam.
Asahas revealed that her time spent as a Muslim plays a
very important role in her music.
The singer currently is on a European tour for her
album,'Bed of Stone', visiting major cities on the continent.
In a chat withMy Africa Podcast,Asa,told show host,Andre
Blaze, about her inspirational background, revealing how
much time she spent following the teachings of Islam.
"I come from a Muslim background, and I actually had a
stint with Islam. I was a Muslim for about 2 years or
3?"Asasaid.
"I was after high school I lived with my grandparents. My
grandparents were Muslims from Lagos Island, and yes it
did influence the way I see things and the way I write."
Asafurther went on to emphasise the inspiration she
received, crediting Islam as the major factor behind her
song 'Awé', a single of her hugely successful self-titled debut
album, 'Asa'.
"It influenced the song 'Awé'. You see just near where I used to live, there was a mosque, and we had a munedžim who calls out prayers.
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