Dana Ali

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Last Show: Wednesday 24 th January 2024

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

Get ready for an unforgettable musical journey with Dana Ali at the PizzaExpress Live, Pheasantry in Chelsea! Hailing from Atlanta, GA, USA, Dana Ali is an African American singer and songwriter whose soulful melodies have crossed the ocean to the United Kingdom. Teaming up with Emmy award winner and Grammy nominated bass player Dave Hewitt, Dana has co-written and recorded with renowned producers on both sides of the Atlantic.

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"…soaking up the atmosphere with Dana Ali effortlessly banging out classics with her sweet soulful voice. In a superb rendition of the Al Green’s classic Let’s Stay Together, she stretched every velvet vocal cord she could muster to maximum effect."

Mike Strul

Her music is a rich fusion of Soul, Jazz, Blues, R&B, and Funk, drawing inspiration from legends like Chaka Khan, Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin, and Stevie Wonder. Dana's powerful vocal range and heartfelt lyrics have resonated with audiences worldwide, and she's been captivating UK stages with her dynamic band.

Dana's journey from a shy child secretly singing along to Michael Jackson to an electrifying stage presence is a testament to her passion for music. Her message is love, and she aims to connect and uplift her audience. If you crave soulful tunes and an atmosphere of pure joy, don't miss Dana Ali's show at PizzaExpress Live in Chelsea. It's a night you won't want to miss!

Band Line Up

Dana Ali (vocals)

Dave Hewitt (bass)

Martin Chung (guitar)

Marc Layton-Bennett (drums)

Ed Kainyek (sax)