In 2000, Buika began in the music industry with her first album Mestizuo (2000, Producciones Blau S.L.), a presentation in the form of piano and vocals. Later, this was followed by Buika (2005, DRO), and the trilogy produced by music producer Javier Limon, Mi niña Lola (My baby girl Lola – 2006, DRO), Niña de Fuego (Girl of Fire – 2008, Warner), which included her first book of poems, and El ultimo Trago (The last drink – 2009, Warner),
An anthology album CD which included her most pivotal songs as well as, some unreleased songs.
In 2010, an article by Alice Winkler of NPR listed Buika among the best 50 vocalists. The article defined her as “the voice of freedom”.
The arrival of Buika’s seventh album in 2013 is taking her to a new stage of her career. An era defined by her different creative processes, which include her second book of poems, “To those who loved hardcore women and ended up easing up”, and producing her first movie based on a tale from her book, “From solitude to hell”.
Buika’s largely self-produced new album, La Noche Mas Larga, recorded in New York and Madrid, came out on June 4, 2013. The album contains five of her own compositions, including a collaboration with Pat Metheny on Buika’s own composition “No Lo Se”, as well as her take on such classic songs as “La Nave del Olvido”, “Don’t Explain”, “Ne Me Quitte Pas” and “Siboney”.
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