I am an experienced (8 years) and highly professional jazz/r&b/soul/blues vocalist. I have a wide variety of music that I cover including my own originals. I perform with either a LIVE band.
I witnessed a performance that I would be eternally greatful to had been present. I missed seeing great live performances by Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Astrud Jobin, and Nancy Wilson, but I intensely enjoyed Stephanie Sallie. I have no doubt in my mind that her name will go down in history for being a great artist.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 60 - 180 minutes
What to Expect
I put together a sultry, captivating show which will engage the audience member and keep them on the edge of their seat ;)
I am somewhat of a chameleon when it comes to performing LIVE music. I have done jazz, blues, soul, and lots of R&B shows..a little classic rock as well. My most requested is my jazz set. I cover Julie London, Billie Holiday, Etta James, sarah Vaughan and much more. My appearance is comparative to that of the late Etta James. I have been singing for about 8 years now. I have opened for such national acts as: The Ohio Players, Maze and Frankie Beverly, and R&B artists Tank &Avant. I've performed for crowds as large as 5,000 people, to intimate settings such as lounge or dinner events. When booking me, you can rest assured that you will have a professional and successful event with only the absolute best in LIVE entertainment. Choose anywhere from a pianist and vocals to a full band of 5. Whatever you decide, satisfaction is guaranteed.
Additional Booking Notes
I would need a full sound system, with monitors, microphones etc.
Route 66- Natalie Cole
It had to be you - Billie Holiday
gee baby- Billie Holiday
Boy on a dolphin- Julie London
Girl talk- Julie London
Perfidia- Julie London
Sway- Julie London
Why dont you do right- Julie London
Misty- Julie London
Cry me a River- Julie London
Blue moon- Julie London
Dont get around Much anymore- Etta James
At Last- Etta James
Stormy weather- Etta James
How deep is the ocean-Etta James
Id rather go blind-Etta James
The very thought of you-Etta James
Peel me a grape- Dusty Springfield
The look of love- various artists
Fly me to the moon- Doris Day
If I aint got you- Alicia Keys
No One- Alicia Keys
I'm going down- Mary J. Blige
Sweet Love- Anita Baker
Like A Star- Corinne Bailey Rae
Caged Bird- Alicia Keys
Tell me- Groove Theory
Love Come Down- Evelyn Champagne King
I'm no good- Amy Winehouse
Will you still love me tomorrow- Amy Winehouse
11 Original R&B songs-Stephanie Sallie
plus many many more...
Influences & Inspiration
Past acts that have influenced me are Julie London, Toni Braxton, sade, etta James, Anita Baker, Whitney Houston, Sarah Vaughan, and billie Holiday.
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