Chakuna Machi Asa is a composer, singer, and producer of sound healing music, chakra music, new age music, ambient music and spiritual music. Chakuna Machi Asa de Provident Manitou, her spiritual name, means "Ancestor, Healer of the People from the All-Knowing Great Spirit". Chakuna is a transformative sound healing artist with practice in the ancient tradition of overtone chanting and shamanic drumming. She skillfully uses sound vibrations to activate the awakened natural state of universal being and inspire personal transformation.

Chakuna graduated with a BA in Psychology from Michigan State University with specialized studies in abnormal psychology, philosophy of love and justice, shamanism and religions of the world. From the age of 16, she learned Peruvian Shamanism at the feet of elders of the tradition. Her post graduate studies include Peruvian Shamanic Healing, Herbology, Guided Meditation, Natural Health and Organic Chemistry. She also holds certifications in Massage Therapy, Reiki III, Therapeutic Kinesiology, Crystal Healing Therapy, and Reiki Drumming.  She is featured by The Shift Network, The Heart of the Healer, and on MTV Radio

"Chakuna Machi Asa creates beautiful, deep, potent, healing music that incorporates her practices of overtone chanting and shamanic drumming. She uses sound to inspire personal transformation and awaken you to your natural, peaceful state of being. Her album, Ancient Healing Chants, was specifically created to activate your personal power, and each track is designed to rebalance one of the 7 Chakras. You can feel the vibrations permeating your being as you listen." -Eleanor Tara - The Shift Network