Amina Sewali is a singer, actress, multi-instrumentalist, beatboxer, songwriter and playwright, who has already made her mark on several of the biggest stages in Norway, both in theater, television and in the music scene.
Amina Sewali was born in Uganda and moved to Norway at the age of four. At the age of six, she fell in love with music after listening to Lauryn Hill sing «His eye is on the sparrow» in the movie «Sister Act 2». She then taught her self the piano at the age of seven, and then later the guitar aged eleven – when she also started playing the drums in an all girl band.
Growing up, pop, soul, motown R’n’B and jazz was a rich source to her inspiration.
She's now a singer, songwriter and actress, and in 2011 Amina released her self-titled debut album with Warner Music, produced by Even "Magnet" Johansen, Børge Fjordheim and her self, which received great reviews. Aftenposten and VG among them.
In 2014 - 2015 she played the role of Solveig in Nationaltheatret's «Peer Gynt», and in 2017 she participated in the Norwegian «Melodi Grand Prix» with her song «Mesterverk»