An'Jela Perry

An'Jela Perry

BandR&B

powerfully smooth..jazzy hiphop appeal..vocals flow like water over ice... performances that will leave you pleasantly stunned. Just Simply amazing.

Biography

An'Jela Perry, a talented Boston-bred neo-soul vocalist and singer/songwriter, has vocal style that resembles those of Roberta Flack and Minnie Ripperton. Her powerful yet amazingly smooth voice has brought many a performance audience to its feet in applause.

The musical style of An'Jela and BLAQ can be defined as:
"A JAZZ/SOUL INSPIRED VOCAL PHENOM, WITH A SOUND DEEPLY ROOTED IN Hip-Hop.
An'Jela Perry and her band, BLAQ, deliver smooth versions of'"New Soul" with a funky attitude. Vocal and Musical Stylings compared to that of N'dea DavenPort and Brand New Heavies , FatBack Taffy (JIL SCOTT's Band)
and the infamous "Roots ".

Ms. Perry is a '98 Berklee College of Music alumni, majoring in Music Production Engineering, and Music Business. While attending Berklee on a full vocal scholarship, An'Jela's great vocal ability afforded her the opportunity to perform with such musical greats as Yolanda Adams, Oleta Adams, Carly Simon, James Taylor, and Donald Lawrence. In 1996, Perry became the Music Director for the Spirit of Boston cruise line, until the company's demise in 2000.
Currently, An'Jela Perry is very active in the regional Gospel scene, recently performing for Tri-City, and Hezekiah Walker & The Love Fellowship Crusade Choir. She is presently working on her debut CD on BlackStorm Entertainment Group's indie label. Perry performs regularly in the Boston area, and plans to do a regional tour the summer and fall of 2003.

Web site: www.blackstormmusic.com

Discography

Coming Soon

Tenatively titled " Blackbird"
Expected release: Spring 2004

Set List

An'Jela's sets range from 30 to 120 minutes.
Songs vary, but below are samples.

Originals:
Autumn Leaves
BlackBird
You
Ghetto Symphony
Let It Rain
What A Day

Covers:
Long Walk - Jil Scott
Rollercoster - Vivian Green
You Got Me - The Roots
Truth - India.Arie