Alexandra Lilah Denton who is better known by her stage name Shura, is an English singer, songwriter and producer whose father is an English documentary filmmaker. Shura is also signed to Universal Music Publishing Group in the United Kingdom. She released the single "2Shy" in March 2015, followed by "White Light" and a performance film titled Three Years in June 2015.In December 2014 she was named as one of the nominated acts on the longlist for the BBC music poll Sound of 2015. Mumford & Sons have covered her song "2Shy".
Shura's "Touch" was released in February 2016 alongside a version featuring Talib Kweli. The Original Mix was released on Record Store Day 2016 as a limited 12" single featuring remixes from Canvas and Delorean. Her debut album Nothing's Real was released in July 2016 via Polydor Records.