Mýa Marie Harrison (/ˈmaɪ.ə/) (born October 10, 1979) is an American singer-songwriter, and actress. Born into a musical family, she signed with Interscope Records in 1998 and released her eponymous debut album the same year. The album was a commercial success in the United States and produced the top ten single "It's All About Me". Fear of Flying, her second album, was released in 2000 and became a worldwide success, boosted by the success of its second single "Case of the Ex". In 2002, Harrison won a Grammy Award in the category for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals for her rendition of Labelle's 1975 hit "Lady Marmalade".
Harrison released her third studio album, Moodring, in 2003. The album produced the single "My Love Is Like...Wo" and was certified gold by the RIAA. Following a label change and a delay in her fourth studio album, Harrison went independent and recorded two exclusive albums for the Japanese music market, Sugar & Spice (2008) and K.I.S.S. (Keep It Sexy & Simple) (2011). In between recording those two albums, she launched her own independent record label Planet 9, and competed in Dancing with the Stars – season nine; finishing in second place.
Aside from a music career, Harrison branched out into acting; making her feature-film debut in 1999's thriller In Too Deep starring LL Cool J and Omar Epps. She continued to score supporting roles in films such as Chicago (winning a Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Ensemble Cast); Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (2004); Shall We Dance? (2004); and Cursed (2005). She has endorsed several brands such as Coca-Cola, Gap, Iceberg, Tommy Hilfiger, and Motorola. Harrison's contribution to music has earned her many accolades in the fields of pop and R&B music categories. In 2009, Billboard listed Mýa as one of their Hot 100 Artists of the 2000s; placing her in the 97th position. As of October 2009, she has sold 3.2 million albums in the United States alone and 7 million albums worldwide.
Legato has become one of Colorado's premier progressive funk bands. With several regional and national tours under their belt, they are continuing to build fans and a reputation as one of Colorado's up and coming bands. Not only have they managed to impress various genres of music fans, they continue to build their network of fellow musicians with whom they have shared the stage; notable acts such as: Moe, Snarky Puppy, Wycleff Jean, Dopapod, Jimkata, Leanne Rhymes, the Wailers, Kung Fu, Tauk, Turkuaz, Perpetual Groove, and Twiddle.
Legato supports, promotes, and plays a wide variety of genres ranging from jam, funk, rock, jazz, hip-hop, soul and techno, giving fans a full spectrum of a music experience.
Members of the band include Greg Kallfa (keys, vocals), Cameron Canepa (guitar, vocals), and Karl Summers (bass, vocals), all of which bring a variety of styles and experiences to for the sound that is Legato.The 4 members of this band mesh their talents and background into a sound that is uniquely their own. They have headlined great venues such as CU Event Center, The Bluebird, The Boulder Theater, The Fox Theater, and played festivals such as Wakarusa, Euphoria and Arise. This is not a group to miss if they come to your hometown!