Janis Carter
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Janis Carter

Band Jazz Singer/Songwriter


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The best kept secret in music


"Delightful Surprise"

Janis sings unadultered jazz, stays in tune, and is strikingly good looking. LA Times - Los Angeles Times;Leonard Feather


My CD has cover tunes and two of my originals entitled "Lovekeepsake" and "'Are You Ready". These are my submission selections since they are tunes that I have written. Selections on the new CD are:

All of Me
A Night in Tunisia
My Funny Valentine
Round Midnight
Misty/Nearness of You
One Note Samba
Ooo wee Baby You're the One for Me
Are You Ready


Feeling a bit camera shy


International jazz songstylist, influenced heavily by Josephing Baker the performer, Billie Holiday, Lena Horne and Fancy Nancy WIlson. Reviewed by the late renowned jazz critic Leonard Feather (LA Times) Bill Willard (Variety) Page Six (New York Post) Forrest Duke (LV Review Journal)
Former backup vocalist for Billy Paul, Lola Falana, Frankie Randall;Opening Act for Kirk Whalum, Najee, Maze and Frankie Bevery, Howard Hewitt;
I have been performing for over 20 years with some of the industries best unsigned jazz musicians from Las Vegas to New York to Paris France. My new CD project "Special Requests" features the Bernard Linnette Interactive Sextet out of ATL. I have been performing with this group on a collaborative basis for almost a year in the southest region and have a series of CD release parties planned for the remainder of the year.