Aslay Isihaka Nassoro popularly known by his stage name Aslay is a prolific award winning singer, songwriter and performer in Tanzania. His genre of music is Bongo Flava and he performs his song in his local dialect, adding a little bit of English in between. Aslay is a new generation artiste in Tanzania.
Aslay began his career at a very early age. He developed his love for music by singing in bars and chill out spot. He later joined a band which included the likes of Maromboso , Beka Flavor, and Enock Bella. The band was called the Yamoto band.
The songs he shared to compose and sing with the Yamoto Band include Yamoto (Nitajuta). The group didn’t last long, as they broke up due to certain issues which led to all the band members going on to start their career individually.
Aslay has since the break up gone on to release many hit tracks and has performed on major stage with top artists in Tanzania and all across Africa. He has been able to churn out fast selling albums over the time of his debut.
Aslay got his breakthrough in the Tanzanian musical scene came in 2011 after he released is hit song titled “Nakedemea” under the Major Fella record label. Although he had earlier released another hit song tagged “You” which saw him teaming up with Temba. The song brought him so much popularity that every show promoter in Tanzania wanted to work with his brand. Aslay has managed to stay relevant in the music industry till date because of his musical prowess.
Aslay has released major songs like, Nibebe, Likizo, Naenjoy, Chuki , Pusha, Muhudumu just to mention a few. His studio albums have also seen him churn out top Bongo Flava albums that have managed to rank tops in Tanzania.
Aslay over his debut has won himself various music award recognition in the Tanzania music industry. The artiste has also gotten major endorsement from top brands in Tanzania.
Aslay’s Net worth this year alone is estimated at 150,000 US dollars. This was calculated using the money he made from the sales of his album, the money he made from Youtube views of his video (which made up to 78 million views for all his videos), the money made from his endorsements , the money he charges for shows which is approximately a charge of 10,000 dollars per show (For big shows) and the money he made from his properties/ investments. This one artist that is sure doing well for himself. Here are the best songs by Aslay.
Aslay is one sure artist that is capable of dropping hit songs. The artiste is till date still one of the most sort after artist in Tanzania. From his hit album to the hit singles, also to award he has won he is sure one of the top artist to reckon with in Tanzania music industry.
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