Performing Artists | BKAF 2017
DJ, Producer, Supermodel | Amsterdam
This versatile beauty is born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Chelina is a DJ, a producer and a supermodel as well. Since young, Chelina was being surrounded with music and dance, then she found her fortune in the modeling business. But as we know true love never dies. In 2011, ten years after her modeling career, Chelina and music became professionally bounded with each other. She manifests herself in several occasions at various places all over the world, from Berlin to Ibiza to Miami USA and Asia. With her Deep Techhouse sound, she puts down a funky and ruff image.
Chelina Manuhutu, a true performer and a real star.
Renown Dutch-Moluccan Latin BandMassada is one of the best Latin bands in Holland. More than 30 years they are still on the road and on top! Whenever you heard the name Massada, you know it is about Latin American rhythms, rock and filled with unique music style. Massada has been and is still active at Dutch stages and international concerts. This is under the guidance of the founder and lead singer Johnny Manuhutu. The band performed hits like Latin Dance, Arumbai and Sajang e. Massada as the top Dutch-Mollucan band spices up lots of concerts and performances, burning the Latin fever over the world. They keep your body moving.
Recording Artist in Europe
This precious Ambonese nightingale graduated in 2008 with summa cum laude from Utrechts Conservatorium in 2008. Jessica studied as singer Jazz & Pop. She sang in the live band of the Dutch top artist Jett Rebel for about the three years, they rode along sold out clubs and big festivals including Pinkpop, Lowlands and North Sea Jazz. Prior to that time, Jessica worked as a backing vocalist for various artists including Postman, Barry Hay, Karin Bloemen and BLOF.
Jessica has few months ago released her album TOMA! produced in collaboration with Jelte Tuinstra (Jett Rebel). It contains a selection of her favorite 'lagu-lagu' (Moluccan traditionals).
One of the top true Rappers in Indonesia; living in Jakarta with wife and three children. The Rapper group is leaded by Igor, a talented and also amazing free style Rapper of Indonesia. Saykoji performed at the final night of BKAF 2017, and rocked the stage to the max.
Amazing talented R&B and Jazz performing artist of Indonesia; born in West Papua. Lala performed and interact with the audience even went off the stage toward the crowd and pull some to get on stage with her. She was the diva on the second night of BKAF 2017.
The Emerging Artist
A young Dutch RnB and Soul singer. Her parents are originally from Maluku, Indonesia - Damaris is now a full time singer based in Bali. She wrote her own songs, and that is her actual goal, to have the world hearing her voices. Being in the musician family, no doubt that her inspiration and talent are inherent from her parents. Music runs in their veins, dedicating most of their time in music industry, and still very much enjoying it.
Young and talented, she’s an emerging star!