Celia Evans

Celia Evans

BandHip HopR&B

Hip- Hop and soul with energy/pulse like Pop. Celia's music is grooving, dance-able, sexy party music. The music draws influences from various genres but stays soulful. This ecclectic band fits into line ups with R&B, Pop,and even World Music acts. This is music for everyone!

Biography

Starting with a “House” music background in London,Celia, a Chicago native has performed all over Europe. She has been a respected session artist on both continents, most recently working for studios in Miami. Celia did guest and backing vocals for different Reggae artists, notably Johnny Dread and Baga. Celia also did Backing vocals for local hip hop artists in Miami, and also released more “Dance” music singles on Soul Groove Records. Celia Evans’ band of original soul music has a large south east following. She has also played important Los Angeles venues (BB Kings, The Whiskey, The Joint, Temple Bar, House of Blues among others) to great response. She has been featured on Style on VH1, and at The Winter Music Conference in Miami.

Sultry positive vocals, soulful grooves and a strikingly identifiable and funky sound are the foundation of Celia Evans’ style. She even adds healthy doses of reggae and latin touches here and there. This music is fun and original, and for everyone. This singer / songwriter has timely messages for the heart and soul. Her production style draws from many musical influences, but it always moves you. The band is comprised of top studio and touring musicians that have worked with numerous celebrity artists.

At a time when the world needs a fresh new voice with an air of optimism and strength Celia provides R&B listeners something to Pop to, and Rockers something to Dance to. Celia has teamed up with a solid crew of musicians and beat makers, and is capable of creating any genre of music. Celia can be seen on multiple TV. shows and advertisements currently, and is gaining increasing exposure. The band is currently working on touring and sponsorships with multi-national companies.

Category
Rock, Dance, R&B, Pop

Personal Contact: 310-663-5805

Discography

What a Wonderful Thing Love Is. (Fresh Records/Sony)

The Right Mentality (Soul Groove Records)

Set List

I can play any size set, from one song to 12. I have 30 songs, of original music some titles are:
LIES
I DON"T NEED
RUN AWAY
SEXY SEXY
MUSIC IS THE MESSAGE
RIGHT MENTALITY
I"M NOT AN ANGEL
LOVE BANG
LET'S LOVE EACHOTHER
TENDER AND SORE
BABYLON GOLD
IT'S ALRIGHT
GET LOST
DON'T FAULT
U CAN BE U
BEEN AROUND
FOLLOW ME
SINCERE LOVE
WILD OUT

I can sing cover songs by Sade, Al Green, Bob Marley, Chaka Khan, The Police, or Prince. I do cover songs in a completey different way. I have at least 100 cover songs in our repertoir for those paying cover gigs we sometimes have to do, songs include:
LET'S STAY TOGETHER (AL GREEN)
TELL ME SOMETHING GOOD (CHAKA KHAN)
MR BRIGHT SIDE (THE KILLERS)
WHEN THE WORLD IS RUNNING DOWN, YOU MAKE THE BEST OF WHAT'S STILL AROUND (THE POLICE)
INTERNATIONAL LOVER (PRINCE)
ANGEL (JIMI HENDRIX)
SWEETEST TABOO (SADE)
GROOVE IS IN THE HEART (DELIGHT)
STOP DRAGGIN' MY HEART (STEVIE NICKS)
IF I AINT GOT YOU (ALICIA KEYS)
DO I DO (STEVIE W