Polish pop legend Kayah
One of the most popular artists to have ever come out of Poland, Kayah has been making soulful pop music since the mid 1980s. With a distinctive jazz influence and talent for song writing, she has been winning fans over with her unique sound for many years. A true icon of Polish music, make sure you don't miss out when she next comes to town by purchasing or selling Kayah tickets on StubHub.
A host of hit albums
Growing up in the northern Polish city of Białystok, she began he career in music by singing in choirs and performing as a vocalist for numerous bands. In 1988, she performed as a solo artist for the first time at the highly regarded National Festival of Polish Song in Opole. This gave her the inspiration to chase a musical career on her own and led to her first self-produced album 'Kamień'. The record was an overwhelming success and was applauded for its smooth blend of jazz and pop rhythms. Following her popular second solo album, 'Zebra', she collaborated with Goran Bregović to release 'Kayah i Bregović'. The folk infusion album sold more than 700,000 copies in Poland and saw the duo perform live in front of more than 50,000 people in Warsaw. In 2000, she released another solo project 'Jaka ya Kayah', which ventured towards techno pop with synth backgrounds, highlighting the ever evolving nature of her music. Get Kayah tickets on StubHub to see her perform hits from all her albums live.
Opening a record label
Kayah has won a host of awards throughout her career, consolidating her place at the top of European pop game. The Fryderyk award recognises the best artist in Polish music every year and she has been nominated more than 30 times, claiming 8 awards between 2000 and 2009. Over the years, she has claimed Vocalist of the Year, Composer of the Year and Album of the Year at the esteemed event. In 2001, she founded an independent music company called Kayax, which serves as a record label, management and publishing agency. The label has supported multiple Polish artists across a range of genres, including punk, rock, hip-hop and folk. Kayax has released a number of award-winning albums, including 'Na Siedem' by Zakopower and 'Basta' by Hey. A leading pioneer who has done a mountain of work as a solo artist and record label founder, Kayah has had an immeasurable effect on the development of the Polish music industry. Buy Kayah tickets online on StubHub to see the influential pop legend play live!
Epic events and incredible deals straight to your inbox.