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For Starters, Please check out my music video: BURN
I am JessLee (No last name just ONE word with a capital J and L)
JESSLEE is an American singer,ASCAP songwriter, and recording artist. Recently a contestant on Season 14 NBC The Voice-Team Blake. The thrilling experience put her in front of top celebrities like Trace Adkins, who said, “JessLee, I like female vocals that are just powerful just pow sit you back in your seat.” She turned the chairs of both Kelly Clarkson who said, “JessLee you are amazing you are a phenomenal singer” and her coach Blake Shelton who said, “JessLee has this very powerful rock edge.” , “JessLee your attack singing the chorus, you just have such a grip- an attack.” and JessLee, what you naturally had on this song was your attack.” But Alicia Keyes best described JessLee when she said, “That was a beautiful testament to you JessLee reminding us that you are country rock, I think that is a cool way to show that you have major versatility. You don’t back down, incredible job, well done!” JessLee is staying ahead of the musical evolution and she brings an innovative country rock style like no other. She has created her own genre that she calls “Punktry”. It is best described as Avril Lavigne meets Carrie Underwood. JessLee spent her early years in Loxahatchee, Florida, where wild hogs, snakes, dirt roads and big trucks were the norm. Born into a family of musicians, music was always playing in this female country singers house. JessLee says family and music are her everything. Although she enjoys all genres, early on, she took a strong liking to country/rock music. On June 15, 2018 JessLee will release her second original song EP:”Strong”. Excited about this new style of music she calls “Punktry”. It is innovative and fun. Keeping her lyrical and instrumentally country and rock but added influences of artists she grew up loving. As early as kindergarten she was invited to sing with the Young Americans. She also performed the National Anthem at many events. She still says that the National Anthem is one of her favorite songs to sing. She has been in front of large audiences at Major and Minor League (Marlins, Cardinals, Braves) baseball, college and high school stadiums. She has performed it at many other venues and events including the Military Expo, Stephen Siller Foundation, Aaron Vaughn Foundation, and POW/MIA National Foundation. She’s won many vocal competitions as a country singer. JessLee wrote her first song at age nine, “Hold it in Your Hands” and won Florida State PTA contest. Since then, she has continued to write many more music songs. She was the Regional Winner of the 2016 Treasure Coast I Heart Radio Country Showdown.
JessLee has always been inspired by her grandparents who spent their lives doing what they love most, working together as professional musicians. Family gatherings were always surrounded by music. JessLee loves to perform on stage. She inspires crowds with her music and has an ability to connect her own feelings through her fans. They feel her passion. She says “Music is my medicine”
She joined Team Blake on Season 14 of the Voice but before that, you may know of JessLee’s success on Season 13 of American Idol. The idol experience taught her a lot about the industry and gave her that extra push to take a hold of her dreams. Always motivated, but now even more driven to just Go for it! Hard work and perseverance is what it takes to make it in this industry. She inspires people to Never give up on their dreams. “Music is the love of my life and I am ready and willing to do the work it takes to achieve my goals.”
Life has brought so many positive and negative experiences to JessLee. She was raised with her two sisters, also musicians, by her single mom. Four ladies always working extra hard to get ahead. She says the difficulties she had growing up made her the fighter she is today. “I have learned to turn negative situations into positive motivations which get me closer to my dreams.”
JessLee is a fitness activist! She has combined her music and fitness Music & Muscles® into an educational/motivational program called S.T.R.O.N.G. ©
The program message is about choosing to make the one and only life you have on earth the best it can possibly by remaining mentally, physically and spiritually diligent be no matter what obstacles stand in your way. Learn more https://www.StrongProgram.org
Whether it is an intimate performance with just an acoustic accompaniment or rocking out with her awesome band, JessLee really enjoys performing. She has performed on the main stages at Freedom Fest, Oktoberfest, Spirit of Suwannee River, Miami 911 Tunnel to Towers, Stuart Air Show, Daytona Bike Week, HEWPLA, Sebring Music Fest and many more venues. She has been featured on the same bill as top country artists like Cassidee Pope and her favorite performance was when she opened for LOCASH and they called her on stage with them while singing their #1 Hit: “I Love this Life”.
At this time, JessLee is an independent artist. She self-released her first EP recorded at the Sound Asylum in Tennessee which was released April 17, 2015. She has since had many album reviews around the world, concerts, and interviews. She has appeared on the ABC Daytime TV in Tri-Cities Tennessee.
JessLee is passionate about supporting our veterans. She is a proud supporter of the (CVMA) Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association, a grassroots non-profit organization formed by combat veterans. “Veterans helping Veterans” She is grateful to all veterans. Remembering John 15:13 ” No greater love than to lay down one’s life for a friend.” JessLee says, “American Veteran’s choose every day to put their lives in harm’s way to ensure the freedom of our country.”
JessLee has also recently partnered with the (WVRF) Wounded Veteran’s Relief Fund. (JessLee is proud to have teamed up at fundraisers with both CVMA and WVRF and other veteran organizations to raise thousands of dollars for combat veterans and their families.)
Quotes: “God gave me a big voice and big dreams…We will all soon find out what I can do with them.”
JessLee Motto: DREAM! BELIEVE! NO LIMITS!
JessLee Mantra: Music & Muscles®
All JessLee® music can be found on Apple Music, Amazon, Spotify, Rhapsody, Google Play, and many more sites.
4/17/2015 released: JessLee Just a Kiss 5 song EP. It includes her original singles: Just a Kiss, Move Along, Mama Raised a Lady, I Meant it with you and She’s Me.
October 24, 2015, kicked off her Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association (CVMA) fundraiser. She donates $2.00 from every sold album: “JessLee Just a Kiss” to the CVMA.
04/19/2016 Released single: GIRL CODE
11/12/2016 She released her single: Christmas in America (Dedicated to veterans and their families who can’t be together at Christmas time).
01/28/17 She released her single: “Burn”
01/29/17 She released her first music video: “Burn” which was nominated in the country genre category for the 2017 Hollywood Music in Media Awards which took place at the historic Avalon Hollywood in Hollywood California on November 16, 2017. (200K+ views on FB, YouTube & VEVO)
June 2017 JessLee with Chaz Mazzota released “Apologize” (cover) by One Republic
Feb. 2018 JessLee The Voice released “I’m with You” (cover) by Avril Lavigne and JessLee & Kyla Jade The Voice battle song “One More Night” by Ariana Grande.
June 15, 2018, JessLee released her album “Strong”. It immediately hit 77 on iTunes Charts.
June 21, 2018, JessLee released her 2nd original song music video which is the 2nd track on the “Strong” album called, “My Favorite Song”.
October 1, 2018, Releasing cover of “The Fighter” with Matt Rivera (Punk Goes Country) featuring JessLee.
November 1, 2018, Releasing original new single, “Hurricane” with co-writer Steve Virginia (South of Somewhere)
Stay tuned for more details on JessLee and her country music ventures!
♥Please LIKE, FOLLOW & SUBSCRIBE to JESSLEE :
FACEBOOK, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, DAYFLASH, and YOUTUBE
Official Website: www.JessLeeMusic.com
Official Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, DayFlash: @JessLeeCountry
YouTube: JessLee Official & JessLeeVEVO
Nonprofit organization: www.StrongProgram.org
GRAMMY Recording Academy member, ASCAP member, HMMA member
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Experience / Education