R&B / Soul
Jessica Childress is an LA-based singer/songwriter. She is reminiscent of the golden age of classic soul, with an enormous voice that combines traditional R&B with a rock n' roll energy. Following her national music debut on Season 4 of NBC’s The Voice, she released a self-written and produced EP called Don't Forget My Name. Since then, she has headlined stages from coast to coast, supporting national acts including Gavin DeGraw and Fitz and the Tantrums. She’s performed at major festivals including SXSW, Sunset Strip Music Festival and Long Beach New Years Eve. Jessica has also shared the stage with greats like Richie Sambora, Charles Kelley from Lady Antebellum and OAR. Recently, she sang background vocals for fellow soul singer Allen Stone’s national tour supporting his recent release Radius.
In 2018 Jessica started off the year by releasing full length album Days that was supported by Callum Connor (Anderson .Paak producer/ DJ), producer/drummer Alex Elena (Alice Smith, Citizen Cope) and producer/guitarist Topher Mohr (Mayer Hawthorne).
January 18, 2018 Reminiscent of the golden age of classic soul, “Broken” is a track that tells a definitive narrative with the hope for a happy ending.
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Genre: R&B / Soul
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