Sango (musician)

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Sango
Birth nameKai Asa Savon Wright
Born (1991-10-01) October 1, 1991 (age 30)
Bremerton, Washington, U.S.
Origin
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • DJ
  • record producer
Years active2010–present
Labels
  • Soulection
  • Last Gang
  • Entertainment One
[1]
Associated acts

Kai Asa Savon Wright (born October 1, 1991), known by his stage name Sango, is an American DJ and record producer from Seattle, Washington.[2][3][4]

Personal life[edit]

Sango was born October 1, 1991, in Bremerton, Washington. His parents were both musicians. He relocated to Grand Rapids, Michigan at age nine. In 2015, he graduated from Western Michigan University with a BFA in graphic design. Shortly after graduating, he relocated to Seattle.[5]

In 2015, Wright married Angela Lopez-Wright. In September 2016, Wright announced the birth of their first child, born on September 17, 2016; a boy.[6]

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

  • North (2013)
  • In the Comfort Of (2018)

Extended plays[edit]

  • Unfinished & Satisfied (2010)
  • As Always (2011)
  • Sounds of Chimera (2011)
  • Also Tracey (2011)
  • There's Eugene (2011)
  • Trust Me (2012)
  • Otra Vez (2012)
  • Da Rocinha (2012)
  • Until Then (w/ Waldo) (2014)
  • Da Rocinha 2 (2014)
  • 2009–2012 Tapes (2015)
  • Da Rocinha 3 (2015)
  • Mais Mais Mais (2016)
  • Hours Spent Loving You (w/ Xavier Omar) (2016)
  • Tomorrow (w/ Dave B.) (2016)
  • De Mim, Pra Você (2017)
  • Make Me Well (2019)
  • Acima (w/ VHOOR) (2019)
  • Calder Program Series 1-3 (2019)
  • Moments Spent Loving You (w/ Xavier Omar) (2019)
  • Grove (w/ Waldo & Savon) (2019)
  • Fufu & Grits (w/ Juls) (2020)
  • SANGOZINHO (2020)
  • Da Rochina 4 (2020)
  • SHANGO (2020)
  • MearlGo (w/ Earlly Mac) (2021)
  • MearlGo Vol. 2 (w/ Earlly Mac) (2021)

Mixtapes[edit]

Remixes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sango Announces New Album 'In The Comfort Of' + Tour Dates". Okayplayer. November 26, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  2. ^ "Interview: Sango Discusses his "North" LP, His Sampling Process, & Future Artistic Direction". Artistic Manifesto. December 9, 2013. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  3. ^ "Take Five: Sango Returned To Broccoli City With Even More Innovative Vibes For The Masses To Get Hip To". Vibe. May 2, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  4. ^ "Meet Soulection's Grammy-Nominated Producer". Vice. May 7, 2014. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  5. ^ "Source Exclusive: the Source Interviews Producer Sango on Influnces and Future Projects". The Source. June 25, 2014. Retrieved November 29, 2016.
  6. ^ "Sango Announces Upcoming Tour And New Album, In The Comfort Of". Fader. November 25, 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016.