Folk Bands and Artists
Since January 2015, Deelee has been resident singer at Renato D’Aiello’s Acoustic Jazz Lounge which takes place at Ronnie Scott’s Bar. and teamed up with the Renato D’Aiello Sextet and performed to a full house at Pizza Express Jazz Club, Dean Sreet in February 2015 for two nights, paying homage to the music of the late, great Horace Silver, with a great line-up of musicians which included Quentin Collins and Andy Davies on Trumpet.
Having recently performed to a full house at the Swanage Jazz Festival 2015 Deelee continues to perform in and around London and Europe and is due to be performing at the iconic Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room in March 2016.
Born in London, Deelee studied at the Brit School of performing Arts and pursued an academic path in music and also graduated with a BA honours degree.
Deelee tends to possess a voice quality that is quite versatile, ranging from a sonorous vibrant tone to a stunningly mature and sophisticated one, yet all encapsulated within a wide vocal range, that remains pure across her entire vocal register. Her technique is of one that echoes the style of various vocal greats and her sound has been branded as “[Sarah] Vaughan meets [Jimi] Hendrix -M. Small, Saxophonist (Michael Buble band member ).
Deelee often captures the attention of audiences because of her vocal ability and precision with words and phrasing, her swooping glissandi and variation of melody, and most notably her unique expression of emotion and intonation through song.
Her upcoming album entitled Tenderly is due to be released early 2016 and she will be performing at the iconic Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room in March 2016.
Musical collaborations include Renato D’Aiello’s latest album Satori, Frankie Paul, Florence and the Machine, BarclayCard Unwind.
Deelee is currently creating a buzz around the London’s live music circuit and has graced the stage of various prestigious venues which include The Royal Albert Hall, Ronnie Scott’s, The Troubadour, Boisdale, and the Hideaway to name a few her upcoming album entitled Tenderly is due to be released early 2016.
“Sarah Vaughan Meets Jimi Hendrix!” (Rainy Day Blues) ~ M. Small (Michael Bublé band instrumentalist)
“Deelee is a skilled and talented singer-songwriter to keep and eye and ear on.” ~ JJB (Guitarist for The Monkees)
“Loved the album! Amazing Voice!” ~ Taj Jackson (3T)
“Deelee has an Amazing Voice!” ~ Danny O’Donoghue (The Script, The Voice UK)
GIGS COMING UP
Green Note Presents
- Sarah Vaughan Meets Jimi Hendrix! - live in the Basement Bar - (London)
Sunday 21st April · 8:00PM · Green Note · Camden · £10