Angela Watson

Angela Watson

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When Angela Watson opens her mouth it's nostalgic. It's as if a super force formed from heaven with Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Leontyne Price and Ethel Waters to sing in a mass concert in her mouth!-

Biography

********* "WOW!"-Wynton Marsalis

******** "BEAUTIFUL VOICE, BEAUTIFUL WOMAN!." Vanessa Rubin

******** "BANGING!"- Kirk Franklin

*******Singing since she was three years old , Angela has always been a music prodigy. Composing her first tune at the age of twelve, lead her to be recognized as one of the top music students in Texas in 1998. She later went on a music scholarship to Texas Christian University where she studied with World-renowned Raymond Bazemore. As an Opera principal, she performed in several musical works while directing the famous Word of Truth Gospel choir. She quickly made a name for herself becoming the most progressive and influential director since its work with Kirk Franklin. In 1999, she joined Complete in Christ (C-n-C), a music ministry of five singers. The group recorded a Cd entitled “Miracle Worker” for which Angela wrote four
songs, including the title track, and cowrote three other songs. In 2000,
Angela began her career as a solo artist and Christ side
Connections, a non-profit production company. She was a guest artist
on the Christ side Connections' collaboration album for the Children's
Miracle Network. She has also appeared as a solo artist around the
Metro-plex and surrounding areas, sharing the stage with artists such as
Cece Winans,Tarralyn Ramsey, Shirley Murdock, Darryl Blair and others.
Angela then became an actress at Lyric Stage and Jubilee theater starring
in original cast roles such as "Jamillah" in Road Show a musical and
"Baby girl" in Rhythm, a musical myth. In 2005, Angela performed her
first solo concert officially introducing her to the world as a recording
artist. From this concert, Angela cofounded a band called 51/50 that
gained her exposure with people such as Erykah Badu. Angela then began
appearing at local events such as Afterthought’s Part 2 at Tiki’s
Restaurant in Dallas, Lyricists Café in Fort Worth and the Kat's Lair.
Also sparking the attention of the local radio station she appeared on
Dallas own 105.7 and guest artist for Radio Personality Erykah James.
After years in the Dallas Forth Worth circuit Angela decided to take
her music to Houston Texas. While in Houston she became an actress at the
two most famous black theaters in Houston, the Ensemble and the Encore
Theater. Making guest appears at clubs such as M Bar, and Nomad Poetry
night. After co founding a non profit theater company, Angela moved to
New York to further her music career. Since moving to New York, Angela
has been a guest on the Today’s Show, Christmas at Disney and guest artist for Wynton
Marsalis. Currently Angela is recording her debut CD " Love Anthology"
scheduled to be released Spring of 2009.

Set List

Available upon request.