Aletta and Toni had met while working on the Hip-hop opera 'Da Traviata' where she would write for as well as playing one of the leading parts. In 2005 Kozmik Booty released their first EP 'Listening to the sounds of...', In the years following the release Aletta would appear on albums of several american hip hop artists such as Theory Hazit, Area51 and Random. In the meanwhile Aletta was still working on her solo material, and in 2009 she felt ready to record an album. She asked the help of producer Mack a.k.a.
Illyg@ll, and in 2010 Aletta released her first solo album 'A Jump at the Sun'. The album contains 7 songs composed by Aletta, two of them were composed with Mack. It featured her emotional piano, as well as her tougher hip-hop side - two facets of her, which had previously been difficult to combine. The title 'A Jump at the Sun' stands for a new chapter in life, both musically and spiritually and was inspired by her favourite writer Zora Neale Hurston. In june 2011 Aletta is releasing her single 'I Know'. A soulful song she composed with producers Mack a.k.a.
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