Nanny Assis was born in Salvador, Brazil in 1969. Singer, drummer, percussionist, singer-songwriter, has played with artists such as Vinicius Cantauria, Eumeir Deodato. He is a master of Brazilian jazz, Afro-Brazilian music and other popular sounds from his homeland.
It has a great capacity for Brazilian jazz, Bossa Nova, Forro and a series of Afro-Brazilian sounds. Nanny has more than 30 years of career, realized in concerts of several countries, in which they involve the audience with its charisma and contagious presence.
In 2011 he received the prestigious Brazilian International Press Prize as "Best Singer of the Year". Hundreds of votes issued over the Internet gave Nanny the first stage of musical recognition with the Brazilian community around the world. Nanny Assis has recorded two albums: "Brazilian Vibes" 2010 and "Double Rainbow" 2006. Nanny has performed in places like; Palais Montcalm Quebec City, BBKing, Blue Note NYC, Bimhuis Amsterdan, Jazz Standard, Birdland, Joe's Pub, Vortex Jazz Club London, Sunset Paris, Regattabar, Dakota Jazz Club, BBC London, Queen Elizabeth Hall London, Blue Note in Milan , Rome Festival, Newport Jazz Festival, Fregey Theater in Belgium, TCA in Brazil and Festival Chiasso in Switzerland.