Women Who Jam!
“the heartbeat of women in music“
Women Who Jam! is female artistry! Powerful vocals, amazing imagery, entertaining performances… support women in music, on the radio, on stage, at an event… or in the community as they share goodwill… these artists represent the epitome of Women Who Jam!
Artist-activist Lilli Lewis is a squishy humanist who loves pianos! VP at Louisiana Red Records, trained as an opera singer and classical pianist, Lilli is a composer, producer, and performer. Creating her own space as a queer African-American woman of size... Lewis lends her voice to the industry’s need to diversify its precepts, everywhere from Billboard and Rollingstone to the Folk Alliance International. Lilli has been featured in the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation’s Chanteuse series and The Kennedy Center’s Arts Across America, and most recently the "Folk Rock Diva" played WWOZ's star-studded Piano Night delivering a classic performance of “My American Heart." Lead vocalist for the Dirty Dozen Brass Band based in New Orleans, Lewis performs classical, folk, roots, gospel, and jazz. Busy as a bee... Lilli also leads her own band, The Lilli Lewis Project, whose latest release We Belong, is available on all streaming platforms.
Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Conya Doss has been a major R&B/Soul figure in independent music for over two decades. Her first album ‘ A Poem About Ms Doss ’ was released in 2002 on her label Conya Doss Songs. In 2010, she named her fifth album ‘Blu Transition’ after her son born the same year. Throughout her career, she has won a number of awards, including the Ohio Hip Awards for Best Female Vocalist, and the Soultracks Readers’ Choice Award for Female Vocalist Of The Year. She has also been nominated for the BET J Virtual Awards for Female Vocalist Of The Year. From her latest CD, her single "Wishful Thinking" is a Women Who Jam Radio favorite!
Multi-Talented singer/songwriter Kissie Lee was born in Germany, raised in Denver and now calls Atlanta home. She moved to Atlanta where she used Soul and R&B to create a sound that would set her apart from other up-and-coming artists. Her success began when she was given the opportunity to perform while on tour with singer KeKe Wyatt. Since then, Kissie has written songs for Sammie, Tiny Harris, Chris Brown, The OMG Girlz, Jacob Latimore, and R&B sensation Jacques to name a few. Her chart topping single and Women Who Jam Radio fav “My Love” was produced by Mr. Hanky. Currently streaming on all digital platforms... "My Love" is about showering your significant other with unconditional love. With over a million streams and a million plus views on "My Love”, super stardom is the next stop for this powerhouse diva!
Hil St. Soul is the stage name of singer Hilary Mwelwa and songwriter/producer Victor Redwood Sawyer. A biochemistry major at the University of London, Hilary's strong love for music caused her to leave school and pursue the craft of her heart... music. A debut CD with an cappella demo of "Until You Come Back to Me," produced by Victor Sawyer was the springboard for the sound we hear today. A singer of many styles, Hilary is comfortable performing classic soul, smooth jazz, uptempo funk, and gospel. Her versatility earned her the honor of Best Newcomer by the UK's Blues & Soul magazine. USA Today described Hil St Soul’s vocals as “always enticing,” while Vibe Magazine described Hilary’s singing as “a rich, velvety voice that warms the inside like a spot of tea.” The duo has received rave reviews on both sides of the Atlantic with their unique mix of jazz and neo-soul fronted by Hilary Mwelwa's engaging voice.
The First Lady of Def Jam! Entrepreneur, philanthropist, and radio host are just a few of the hats renowned Harlem raised recording artist Alyson Williams wears. Growing up, Alyson was always surrounded by great music... her father was celebrated Jazz trumpeter and bandleader, Bobby Booker . Later grabbing the attention of Def Jam CEO, Russell Simmons, Alyson's first album for the label entitled “Raw” spent an impressive 67 weeks on the Billboard charts and went gold in the UK. The album produced four top five singles, one of which is the unforgettable popular hit, “Just Call My Name.” When she's not performing in her sold out shows, “Nuttin but the Blues,” “Old Friends,” “Diva Palooza” or “The Alyson Williams Experience”... Alyson taps into her philanthropic side. Inspired by her relationship with Dr. Maya Angelou, Alyson often finds comfort in mentoring children and young adults. Well respected by industry royalty and fans worldwide, Alyson Williams continues to thrill audiences everywhere.
DJ Faze - Multi Genre/ Top 40/ EDM
Drummer, Producer... "Chief Party Rocker" for your premium events and affairs, DJ FAZE has always been fascinated with all varieties and styles of music. Moving to Louisiana in 2007 she was attracted to the rhythm of the drum beat and decided she would become a drummer. Faze made her debut as a DJ in her senior year of high school, introducing the creativity of mixing different beats and songs to create an alternative sound. Later, Faze The DJ hit the scene and became a local phenomenon. Always the life of the party... DJ Faze has rocked the halls of some of the most popular venues and clubs in Shreveport, Louisiana. Her popular style has been sought after by many event planners including Austin's music industry confab... SXSW! DJ Faze's goal is to spread love, happiness, and fun times through music. The message she shares with other millennials: "Anyone can do anything, if you put your mind to it."