Singer-songwriter Sabrina Starke was born in Surinam, but raised in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. There, she became known for her first album, 2008’s Yellow Brick Road, and single Do For Love. The album was picked up by Blue Note/EMI, stayed in the album charts for 52 weeks and became certified platinum. That same year, Sabrina received a prestigious Edison Pop Award for Best Newcomer, as well as the Edison Jazzism Audience Award. In 2010, she released her second album, Bags & Suitcases, followed by Outside The Box in June of last year, her first on record label 8Ball Music. This year will see the release of the album Lean On Me, The Songs Of Bill Withers, a collaboration with the Metropole Orkest conducted by Vince Mendoza.