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Selah Sue

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Sanne Putseys, who performs as Selah Sue, is a Belgian singer-songwriter and guitarist who has had two number one hit albums in her homeland, her self-titled debut release, which also went to number eight on Billboard's Heatseekers Albums Chart in 2012, and 'Reason' in 2015. Born in the Flemish region of Leefdaal, she learned to play the guitar as a teenager and began to write songs. She studied psychology at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and was mentored by Belgian singer-songwriter Jonathan Vandenbroeck, who performs as Milow. She had stints with English singer Jamie Lidell and the Belgian band Novastar and appeared on domestic television and at music festivals. An appearance with Prince in Antwerp led to her first album which also sold well in France, the Netherlands and Switzerland. Her 2018 schedule included appearances at several festivals in Europe including the Dour Festival in Belgium, North Sea Jazz in the Netherlands, Festival des Enfants du Jazz in France and Way Back When Festival in Germany.

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