Born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden, this Swedish-Gambian beauty now calls London her home. Initially planning to become a pro-basketball player, she changed direction to pursue what she wanted to do as a kid, a career in music as a singer/ songwriter and Modelling.
Being featured on a variety of publications, even covers, in the early stages of her career, she mesmerized many with her appearance. Soon she will do the same with her vocal capabilities, when she starts sharing her music and who she is as an artist with the world.
For Lisa the apple did not fall far from the tree, with her grandfather Demba Conta being called ‘The Singing Prince’ in Gambia or and ‘BOB MARLEY’ of Gambia, and her father Eddie Conta, being famous musicians in their own right. Being surrounded by music through her childhood, Lisa adapted love from music from her parent, and eventually joining her school choir at the age of 10. Throughout her teens, she started developing her own sound, inspired by a wide variety of artist including pop icons like Rihanna, R&B icons like as Brandy, Beyonce and Aaliyah. Lisa will tell you that she knows she has big shoes to fill and a LEGACY to continue.
Now in her early twenties, Lisa is signed to legendary modelling agency ‘ELITE Models’, being featured in highly respected publications like Wonderland magazine multiple times, British Vogue and Elle magazine, Blanc magazine alongside Chloe x Halle, Luxury Centurion magazine by AMEX and not to forget gracing the covers of magazines like The Guardian’s Observer.
Lisa’s beauty and unique look has drawn attention to many brands including the worlds best car manufacturing company Mercedes, and she has shot multiple adverts for them to date, and it didn’t stop there yet, she is also working and worked with beauty giant Mac, Avon, Charlotte tilbury, Beats by Dre to name the least. It goes without saying the public likes her.
Alongside her modelling career Lisa is spending quite some time in the studio, with some of the world’s discovered and undiscovered gems in production, and music in general, alongside legends DJ Ironik who has held Number 1 spot in UK, UK Rapstar SKEPTA who has had global hit with ASAP ROCKY, UK grime legend Wiley with hits like Boasty ft Sean Paul and Idris Elba, dropping melodies for French superstar Vegedream with hits like ramenez la coupe a la maison, Ghanian legend Sarkodie, Nigerian female and African queen Tiwa Savage, Nigerian superstar MR Eazi, Rose Gabor who had number in UK with GORILLAZ and many many more. With eyes on here from some heavyweights in music, she has a bright career in music ahead as well, a career she was born in.
Busy Bee Lisa has been on lightning speed in 2021 from her previous releases which has gathered interests from Gambia and Sweden and they are waiting for more music from her.
Lisa is focusing on the release of her first EP and with many exciting collaborations. The Question is, if you’re ready for the heat this young girl is bringing …