Awa Santesson-Sey is a Swedish singer, originally from Stockholm but now based in London.
Signed to Columbia in 2019, she first released ‘F**kin’ Love Songs (ft. Ebenezer)’ following a premiere by Julie Adenuga on Beats 1. Complex premiered the official video and the track was Yasmin Evans’ ‘Track of the Week’ on BBC Radio 1Xtra.
It was followed by the release of ‘Comfortable’ and ‘Like I Do’, the latter of which had its video premiere on The Fader.
In November 2019, Vevo named AWA one of its Artists to Watch for 2020.