Ann Sally is Korean by ancestry. She was born and raised in Nagoya, Japan where she graduated from High school. She entered the medical college in Tokyo and came across the music of Bossa Nova. Besides becoming a cardiac internist she joined a music club activity at the college and started singing. Her favorite artists are Rickie Lee Jones, Elis Regina and Sam Cooke. She recorded her debut album Voyage which included some of her favorite songs and other cover tunes which best suited hor soft and velvet voice.