Snoh Aalegra

Snoh Aalegra

Swedish singer and songwriter
Progressive R&B from a Prince-approved singer and songwriter who mixes traditional and modern elements.
BornSeptember 13, 1987
HometownUppsala, Sweden
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​​Snoh Aalegra, review: emerges as a fully fledged star in her own right

  • “Don’t feel yourself,” is how Snoh Aalegra once explained the Swedish concept of Jantelagen – a preference for modesty and aversion to ego – which held sway during her upbringing as a second-generation Iranian in Sweden. But when the 33-year-old singer took to the stage at a packed-out Brixton Academy on Wednesday night, clad in a glittering silver catsuit and swathed in peachy fog, she appeared to have discarded that notion. She was certainly feeling herself.