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The legendary Producer/Songwriter George Brown (founding member of Kool and the Gang) created Astana Music.
A Record Company and Production Company focusing on Dance and Pop releases, Astana is based at Brown’s studio complex in Woodland Hills (LA). Astana has already signed six artists to the label.
The Astana roster has a distinctly international flavour: Chelsea was born in the Philippines, Dominique (Canadian American), Jonna (Denmark) Tlia, Chiyumba (Kenya) , Jordan (Israel), and Mychelle Nychole (US). T
The label also has a stable of staff songwriters, sound engineers, producers, singers and musicians including the acclaimed Keri Lewis, Leon Sylvers and Rick Marcel.
George Brown is a founding member of Kool and the Gang which became one of the most inspired and influential funk units during the 1970’s, and one of the most popular R&B groups of the '80s after their crossover pop hits “Ladies Night” and of course Celebration". Kool and the Gang have released seven Gold and Platinum albums.
The first Astana releases are from the sultry vocal powerhouse Chelsea a Billboard Top 40 artist and songwriter who has been performing since she was 5 years old. Her latest single “Explode” released July 2021.