AKOSIA to Ignite the Boom Box Jan 3

January 1, 2024 | Melbourne Boomers news

The Deakin Melbourne Boomers are thrilled to announce that the incredibly talented AKOSIA will be gracing the Boom Box with her soulful voice as she sings the National Anthem on January 3rd, before we take on the Southside Flyers!

Get ready to be captivated by the multifaceted force that is AKOSIA – a true artist who fearlessly defies genres, labels, and expectations. From pop and jazz to soul, dance, and R&B, AKOSIA is a singer-songwriter, actor, model, poet, storyteller, and master of emotions. Breaking barriers as a Black woman in the Australian music industry, she wears gold chainmail and sky-high heels, proving that she is truly limitless.

Known for her raw and soulful voice, AKOSIA’s music is a mix of tear-jerking and uplifting themes, with catchy choruses, dance beats, and butter-soft vocals. Her debut EP, “Black Diamond,” is a powerful reflection on the highs and lows of the past two years, showcasing her resilience and ability to transcend adversity. Listen now on Spotify!

Beyond her musical prowess, AKOSIA has showcased her acting skills as Bast, the Black Panther Goddess of love and fertility, in Marvel’s “Thor: Love and Thunder.” She has also graced the cover of Coles health and beauty magazine and featured in a Maybelline campaign alongside Tash Sultana and Thelma Plum.

Join us on January 3rd at the Boom Box to witness the magic as AKOSIA takes center stage. Don’t miss out, get your tickets here.