Chimere

Chimere

BandR&BSinger/Songwriter

Urban Alternative/R&B

Biography

Chimére, extreme vocalist, compelling songwriter and dynamic performer, is an Atlanta native who began her journey in music as a child. A little girls innocent expressions of infatuation turned into songs of puppy love, which birthed a young woman’s artistry. Her undeniable talents were cultivated and quickly recognized, while performing at various events throughout the Atlanta Metro Area and sparked the interest of some of the city’s finest music masters. Chimére’s eclectic musical style and mass appeal now transcend barriers of age, race and musical genres, therefore, allowing her to be able to flow in a variety of musical formats.
Chimere made her first mark when she featured on the song “Cold Outside” from Ludacris’ first major label debut Word of Mouth. She went on to collaborate with many on the Disturbing The Peace roster including I-20 and Playaz Circle and has performed and recorded with artists such as Lyle Lovette, Outkast, Candi Staton, Johnny Lang and a host of others. Chimére has worked with such producers as Organized Noize, Bangladesh, Inc., Nona Hendrix and Mark Batson just to name a few. She has toured with India Arie and Sleepy Brown and traveled abroad gracing stages in Sweden, Norway, Barcelona and Madrid Spain. Chimére has also appeared on television shows such as, “The View”, “CD USA”, and “106 & Park.”
After years of honing her craft in the shadows of such wonderfully supportive artists, Chimére was encouraged to use her creative talents to establish an entertainment company, Southern Chocolate Inc., and release her debut album, “Turn Me Up.” No longer minimal, the volume has been amplified to no end. As Creative Director and Executive Producer, she has written and arranged all of the tracks, with the help of a line of phenomenal producers and musicians. Through her unique style of expressing the gift of song, this awesome songstress delivers moving performances that touch the heart, mind and soul of her audience.

Discography

Independently release CD, "Turn Me Up" The single "Other Girlz" is currently being played on Star 103.5 FM in Valdosta, GA.

Set List

Typical set is songs from Chimere's CD "Turn Me Up", a few songs Chimere has written, but are not recorded yet and a few covers, usually something by her biggest influence, Chaka Khan.

Song List: American Girl, Other Girlz, Luv Struck, The One, Coldest Day, Gotta Know, Don't Make Me Beg, Greener and Don't Cry