Bio

Lili Rocha - Bio ImageLili Rocha began to showcaseher incredible talent as a singer at a very young age, performing in her small native town in Brazil.
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After years spent singing, and perfecting her craft as a performere, Lili entered the prominent Gabriela talent show in Ilhéus, Brazil.
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There, Lili Rocha took the wiining title, outshining several other hopeful young vocalists.
Soon after, Lili was given an opportunity of a lifetime – to travel and perform throughout Europe.
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Following a stint of shows in Portugal, Italy and Switzerland, Lili was taken by the beauty and essence of Europe, and a permanent move to Switzerland. There, she was discovered by a producer, Matthias Oertle, and the two began working together to make Lili’s musical visions a reality.
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Lili Rocha has released five albums to date, with songs in Portuguese, Italian, Spanish, and English:
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2003 – Me Deixa Sonhar
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2004 – Recomeçar
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2007 – Amuleto
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2009 – Lili Rocha Live
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2010 – Lili Rocha Rocks!
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2013 – Into The Fire
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2015 – Lili Rocha Best of
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Lili’s first Live CD captured her performances for thousands of frenzied fans across Europe, and was certified fold in Italy shortly after its release.
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With over 100 000 albums sold in Italy and a solid fan base throughout Europe and South America, Lili Rocha set her sights on the united States.
In 2009, she began working to record her first English language album.
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Rocha released her debut English album, Lili Rocha Rocks!, in 2010. Her remix of I’m Alright, featuring world-renowned producers Mike Cruz, Timmy Loop and Steven Wolf (P!nk, Celine Dion and Ke$ha), jumped an astounding 16 spots in just three weeks to land at number 27 on the Billboard Club Dance Chart.
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Lili was featured Latino radio station 93.1 AMORE in New York and on Univision’s populare LAZante television show in L.A., and embarked on her first U.S. tour in 2011, with performances in New York, Los Angeles and Miami.
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Her second English record, Into the Fire, has been released in early 2013. The album is a milestone in the artist’s creative work as the songs capture her strong personality through a rare blend of her energetic rock music with her unique dark voice.
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As suggested by the album’s title, the songs are intense and personal and mostly talk about the difficulties of our journey through life to our true self.

In 2015 Lili Rocha comes back with a collection of some of her best songs of her twelve year career: The Best of Lili Rocha captures the artist’s versatile songs in Portuguese, Italian and English.

A true treasure for anyone who appreciates this singer’s unique style!

The Best of Lili Rocha also features two unpublished new songs: “Free Riding” and “I Will Always Be With You”, both of them written by her long-time songwriter and producer, Matthias Oertle.