It all started in New York City, almost by accident. The Toronto native came to New York on vacation, and never went home. Growing up in Canada, Lisa was the last of six children with parents of Jamaican heritage. She’s had many genres of music that have influenced her. Her father and brother were both DJs and at a very young age she had the opportunity to see acts like Sister Sledge, Chic, and Kool and the Gang. It all took place at Toronto’s Ontario Place where free co..