Andrea Silva

MUSICIAN

This young singer/songwriter was born in Bogotá, Colombia. She was raised in the suburbs outside of the busy city. Andrea is the second of three sisters and her parents are full time professionists. Despite not having any direct mu- sical in uencers, she found her passion for music when she was a little girl and her talent was immediately recognized.

At only 11 years old, Andrea was selected to be the show opener of Car- los Vives Magica South America Tour and after that she recorded several soundtracks for diverse Colombian Telenovelas with Laguna Records.

Leaving her family behind at only eighteen, this independent young lady de- cided to move to L.A. to expand her career and continue her musical educa- tion at The Musicians Institute; where she’ll soon graduate.

Andrea is inspired by different music styles such as Jazz, Rock and Folk. She started working with electronic music but Folk is the Genre that de nes her as a singer. Some of her idols and in uencers are Elliott Smith, Silvio Rodríguez, Serrat, Leonardo Cohen, Radiohead, Nirvana and Nick Drake.

She is currently working on her EP that she describes as a “compilation of sweet melodies with lots of sound layers”: Wrong being her rst single. Some of her tracks include covers by her idols Elliot Smith and Silvio Rodriguez.

Andrea is currently performing at various music venues such as: The Lex- ington, Hotel Café, Dresden, Tree house LA, The Mint, and The State Social House. Every day she is working towards her goal of becoming the best artist that she could be.