GLO

GLO is a Sydney based R&B vocalist, songwriter, movement artist and choreographer. GLO’s sound is influenced by music styles including R&B, Hip Hop, Jazz, Soul, Neo-Soul, House, Afro House, Vogue, Afrobeat, Dancehall, GQOM and dance styles including Heels, Hip Hop, Vogue, Commercial JFH, Afrobeat and Dancehall.

Since starting out as a dancer in 2014 as a member of local dance groups, GLO has since worked with national and international acts, musicians and DJ’s as a dancer, choreographer, assistant choreographer, movement director and dance coordinator.

GLO has performed at music festivals including Groovin’ The Moo, This That festival, Secret Garden festival and Lost Paradise as a dancer for Triple J’s TKO host DJ Shantan Wantan Ichiban and for the first ever Rolling Loud festival to debut in Australia as choreographer/dancer for up and coming Hip Hop artist Sophiegrophy.

GLO has worked in visual projects/music videos for artists including BWise and Kojey Radical (Dancer for ‘Think Twice’), Sampa The Great (Movement director/muse for ‘Black Girl Magik’), Savage (Dancer for ‘LMJ’), Sophiegrophy (Choreographer/dancer for ‘Bag’), Donnell Lewis and Kennyon Brown (Dancer for ‘Mmm Nah Yeah’), Project Peters (Choreographer/dancer for ‘Infatuation’ and ‘Power’) and Anja Nissen (Dancer for ‘Triumph’).

GLO has worked with international artists including Tiwa Savage (Dancer) for the R.E.D Tour Sydney show, Solange Knowles (Dancer and Dance coordinator) for Vivid Sydney, and Sampa The Great (Dancer, Choreographer, Dance Captain) for a number of shows including Splendour in the Grass, Meredith festival, Dark Mofo and Support act for Ms. Lauryn Hill and Nas. GLO has also supported international acts including Beenie Man as a dance group/piece for his Sydney Show and Sauti Sol as a dancer for underground afrobeat artist Tito KO.

In the past year, on the live/vocalist/songwriter front, GLO has worked mainly with Hip Hop, R&B, house producer, jazz drummer and DJ Mohi and as a team have supported both national and international acts including Fortune Shumba (SA), Klue (SYD), Kid Fiction (SYD), Milan Ring (SYD), The Goods (SYD), Dallas Woods (SYD), Nerve (BRIS), 30/70 (MELB), Oscar Jerome (UK) and Giles Peterson (UK). GLO was also a guest performer during Mystics debut set, a project created by creative forces Jonti Danilewitz (Stonesthrow records) and Jono Ma (Jagwar Ma), at the Mix Up tent, curated by Red Bull Music at Splendour in the Grass in 2019.

In September 2019, GLO released her debut single 'Self Love' featuring R&B/Soul singer, songwriter and bestfriend Saskia Powell. The track was produced by Mohi and the dieyoungs and mixed/mastered by Matt Fioravanti who works with some top guns of Western Sydney's music scene including KWAME.

The song received much love from the Sydney community, coming in as the 2nd most played song on FBI radio in 2019, appeared on Triple J's Hip Hop show with Hau and double J. The song was added to Fresh Finds on Spotify.

The 'Self Love' music video, directed by Alessandro Zotti, received plays on MTV's Call and Response.

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GLO. Photo courtesy GLO

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GLO. Photo courtesy GLO