Alicia Litonjua, known professionally as Lesha, is a Filipino singer-songwriter and producer based in Manila. Lesha started out independently releasing her own music that gained her popularity as a singer on YouTube. After winning talent competitions locally and internationally, she released her debut EP “Two Faced” in 2018 followed by her hit single with Australian rapper/producer Riddo, “Bury” which gained over half a million streams online and charted #1 on Spotify's OPM Rising Playlist.
Lesha has performed for numerous high-profile branded events, opened for multiple international artists, and headlined for music festivals in the Philippines. That same year, Lesha won YouTube NextUp Manila and was selected to headline the BGC New Year’s Eve concert alongside the biggest artists of the country. In 2019, she headlined for YouTube FanFest Manila at the MOA Arena. Shortly after, she was recognized as Creator On The Rise by YouTube and became a mentor and panelist for YouTube NextUp Manila 2019. In 2020, her debut single “Ciao, Bella” under Star Music Philippines gained viral traction on TikTok and was instantly featured on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlist in eight countries. Lesha was featured on the homepages of Apple Music, iTunes, KKBOX, and was made the cover of Spotify’s editorial playlist “OPM Rising”. In September, Lesha was chosen by HitRecord to collaborate on a track in which she composed, produced, and sang for the Netflix Film, ‘Project Power”. Following the success of her releases, Lesha landed the cover of MEGA Magazine in collaboration with GUESS x 88Rising. Closing off the year, she released two singles “sad songs” and “STRIPPED”.