Nominated for the award: Music
Company: Carla Arts
Biography: Singer/Songwriter Carla Casanova was born in Venezuela but left her roots at a very early age to travel with her family across the globe. Music has always been an integral part of her life, from an early age she decided to study singing in different genres from ballads to rock and chanting. A multi-talented artist, Carla was born with a beautiful voice and a love for writing. This inspired her to make singing one of her life’s greatest journeys. She is constantly performing in festivals and is currently working on a new original album album which has already released the first single "hope". She is an active member of 3 musical projects Carla & the Latintrain, Souladkits & Wharapo. Carla also uses her art as a mean of keeping Latin Roots alive and helping as an active member of the community through running workshops in Spanish for both singing and art at various centres as well as always being available to lend a hand to international and local fundraising efforts.