Fashion Photographer KUREI Gets A Shot At Recording Career
Fashion photographer turned viral singer-songwriter Kurei just signed with Universal Records!
After the success of her debut single “Paasa”, the newcomer is thankful that she’s now part of the UR family! Kurei - who works at Edge of Light Studios - didn't think that she would end up having a music career because photography was her main focus.
“I feel so happy and blessed kasi sobrang bago ko lang sa industry and binigyan ako ng chance to be a part of label big as this. So sobrang thankful ko and I’m very much excited,” she revealed.
In case you’re wondering, Kurei’s real name is Karen and her stage name was taken from the character Kurei Mori from Flame Of Recca. She's not really into anime but the name grew on her. “Tinawag lang akong Kurei ng mga kapitbahay ko and I find it cute,” she said.
Kurei is being managed by Darwin Hernandez of Soupstar Entertainment who she first met during the photoshoot of 6cyclemind. Fast forward to today, she joins the ranks other Soupstar artists like Gracenote's Eunice Jorge who produced her debut single. Listen to Kurei’s original song “Paasa” below!