Kenna Zemedkun, known professionally as Kenna, is an Ethiopian–American musician, philanthropist and technology creative. His track "Say Goodbye to Love" was nominated for Best Urban/Alternative Performance in the 2009 Grammy Awards. Kenna is the founder and producer of the Summit on the Summit clean water initiative, and also partnered with Justin Timberlake to re-launch Myspace.
Kenna is the eldest son of an Ethiopian family that immigrated to Cincinnati, Ohio. He was later raised in Virginia Beach, Virginia, attending school with friends and eventual career-long collaborators Chad Hugo and Pharrell Williams. Kenna began to express an interest in music upon receiving a copy of U2's The Joshua Tree. The album inspired Kenna to teach himself piano while studying singers like Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye, as well as groups like The Cure and Duran Duran. Breaking into the music scene at such a youngЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- New Sacred Cow [10.06.2003, альбом]
- Make Sure They See My Face [16.10.2007, альбом]
- iTunes Festival: London 2008 [14.07.2008, макси-сингл]
- Land 2 Air Chronicles I: Chaos and the Darkness [26.04.2011, макси-сингл]
- Land 2 Air Chronicles II: Imitation Is Suicide - Chapter 1 [03.09.2013, макси-сингл]
- Land 2 Air Chronicles II: Imitation Is Suicide - Chapter 2 [22.10.2013, макси-сингл]
- Land 2 Air Chronicles II: Imitation Is Suicide - Chapter 3 [03.12.2013, макси-сингл]
- Turn [26.01.2010, сборник]