It all started with the EP Just Landed which was distributed in Japan as well as the UK under the label Dug Out Productions.

The Just Landed EP gained interest from record company Avex Inc. leading to Elisha signing a Major recording deal with Avex Inc Japan as a recording artiste.

The debut album Her Name Is was released including the instant hit in Japan I Maybe Single. After much success with the debut album the self titled album Elisha La’Verne was released.

Elisha La’Verne – I May Be Single

Elisha went on to have four further album releases which involved various projects and collaborations – Elisha’s Not At Home the single taken from the album Elisha La’Verne being included on the soundtrack for German film St Pauli Nacht and a song which Elisha wrote named So Real being performed with Fuzzy from Something For The People.

The Change Your Way album included collaboration with Marc Nelson a duet That’s All I Want also the single Change Your Way taken from the album was requested to be part of the Sony Playstation game Persona Eternal Punishment.

Elisha went on to performing a duet with Maxi Priest of the classic song originally performed by Donny Hathaway and Roberta Flack Back Together Again on Maxi Priest’s album Combination.

Maxi Priest & Elisha La’Verne – Back together again

After Elisha’s brief sabbatical from the music scene on 6 December 2010 her 5 track EP 10K Above was released worldwide consisting of the great production skills of 2B3 Records.

It delivered a catchy 2 step flavour Can’t Hide, DJ Devastate with the Hip Hop/ Soul inspired track Got Me, Broken Clone a new talented producer/musician on the scene with He’s Gone a soulful 2 step number

Also Go a soul and dubstep inspired track and last but not least, a track produced by Subliminal called Get Away which is a soulful summery vibe.


In 2010 Elisha also signed a recording deal with Star Base a record company based in Tokyo Japan and went on to release her 7th album 361 Degrees On 2 March 2011 in Japan which debuted at number 2 in the iTunes charts.

Elisha returned back to London from her sell out 361 Degrees live tour in Osaka & Tokyo, Japan in June 2011 .

Sy Smith, Zo & Elisha Laverne at Jazz cafe 06.03.11

Elisha Laverne – Skin

Has commenced with the planning process and writing for her 8th album project intended for worldwide release early 2012. Listen out for releases late 2011 of collaboration projects and solo material.


MUSIC (click photo)