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.

She was born in Uganda in 1989, 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 a sparrow" in the movie "Sister act 2". She then taught her self the piano at the age of seven, and then later on the guitar at eleven. - when she also started playing the drums in a all girl band.
Growing up, pop, soul, motown R’n’B and jazz was a rich source of her inspiration.

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.

Today Amina is working on her second album, which will be released i 2014. And will co-produce the music as well as play the role of "Solveig" in Ibsen's "Peer Gynt" at the Natioaltheater in Oslo.


2014 Actress (Solveig) /musician and co-composer in Peer Gynt at the Nationaltheater

2013 - 14 Rikskonserter solo-tour around Norway

2013 Performance at By:Larm festival

2012-14 Actress/singer/beatboxer and musicproducer along with Bugge Wesseltoft in Frikars original musical "Bivrfrost".

2012 Three performances at the Royal Palace on NRK's "Jul på slottet" (Christmas at the palace)

2012 Opening the annual Artistgalla, with a solo performance on NRK.

2012 Opened the Norwegian Grammys (Sepellemansprisen) with a solo performance on NRK.  

2012 Had two performances at the annual national TV Charity
program “TV Aksjonen”on NRK. 

2012 Scriptwriter, composer and actress in the play "Patty & the Wolf" accompanied by
the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, at the Konserhuset.
The play is a new interpretation of Sergei Prokofiev's classical piece "Peter and the Wolf”. 

2011 Got first and second place in the World Championships of Preforming Arts L.A. - Categories, vocals self accompanied, and acting open. 

2011 Solo performance at “Sommeråpent” on TV2. 

2011 Directed, cut and starred in the musicvideo of her second single "Hero".

2011 Released the album "Amina Sewali" with Warner Music Norway
And got very good reviews by Norway's national newspapers.

2010 Model at the Oslo Fashion Awards. 

2010 Writer, composer and actress in the musical "Tærsjeren from Greenland," a new interpretation of Shakespeare's "Merchant from Venice" on some of the capital's most known venues including the Oslo Nye and Dramatikkenshus. 

2009 Singer / actress in the play "Spoon Face Steinberg" at Nordic Black Theatre A play by British playwright Lee Hall’

2008 Had one of the leading roles in the film "99% honest", which was nominated for best youth movie in the Amanda awards, which is the Norwagian version 

of the Oscars.

2008 A small role in the cinema film "Yatzi" 

2008 One of the main characters in comicplay "Mind Games"

2007 Actress in television series "Slippery streets" which aired on Norway's national channel NRK. 

2006 Dancer / actress in the musical "Izzat, a hiphopera" set up at the Norwegian Opera

2005 Solo preformance at Norways 100 year anniversary of independence on Rådhusplassen. 

2004 I got to the finals, and won the annual national performing arts competition, Ungdomnens Kultur Mønstring (UKM).

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