Ida Nielsen & The Funkbots | Umbria Jazz

Ida Nielsen & The Funkbots

Ida Kristine Nielsen is a Danish bass player, singer, composer, and bandleader. Her genres are old-school funk, nu soul, hip hop, reggae, world music, all mixed together. The mixture is astonishing. In 2010, she impressed Prince so much that she was invited to go on tour with the NPG. Shortly after, Ida became a member […]
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Ida Kristine Nielsen is a Danish bass player, singer, composer, and bandleader. Her genres are old-school funk, nu soul, hip hop, reggae, world music, all mixed together. The mixture is astonishing. In 2010, she impressed Prince so much that she was invited to go on tour with the NPG.

Shortly after, Ida became a member of the all-female rock band “3rdeyegirl”, and she was the bass player in all the formulas of the last part of the career of the Minneapolis genius, until his death in 2016.