Youn Sun Nah has received a French Gold Record Award for 50.000 copies of her album "Lento" sold in France. ACT head Siggi Loch presented the award together with Xavier Gatinel from ACTs French distributor Harmonia Mundi on March 23rd after a concert at the „Théâtre du Châtelet“ in Paris.
The Award continues Youn Sun Nah's success story. "Lento" was her international breakthrough. In France, the album made it to #14 of the national pop-album charts and Youn Sun Nah played close to 100 mostly sold out concerts in 2014. In Germany Youn Sun Nah won the ECHO Jazz Award and "Lento" received the German Jazz Gold Award only a few months after its release, accompanied by a long nationwide, celebrated "Karsten Jahnke JazzNights tour". In 2014 Youn Sun Nah also went on highly succesful tours through Asia and North America.
A new album by Youn Sun Nah is planned for 2016.