For Immediate Release
Philly native soul singer/songwriter, part African American, French and Native American Ivy Chanel (younger sister of hall of fame inductee DJ Cash Money) returns to the foreground with her new summer anthem ‘April’ scheduled for release 19th May 2017. ‘April’ is the second single taken from her forthcoming album ‘Up in the Air – Volume 1 EP’.
Ivy Chanel is no stranger to the UK music scene having won Best Compilation Award at the UMA’s (Ivy’s vocals feature on the lead single ‘It’s a Music Thing’), Ivy also released ‘Wind Blows’ in 2012 which hit number 1 on Amazon’s UK New Release Chart and was included on Giles Peterson’s infamous ‘Brownswood Bubbler Seven’ compilation album.
‘April’, produced by Philly’s own Jeffrey Nix “Yameen Allworld,” Jontae Slade and co-written by Curtis Richardson and Ivy Chanel gives a nod to the East Coast with this funky 90’ sesque feel good track.
Having performed for Presidents and other dignitaries around the world and worked with award winning artists and producers; Q-tip, Scratch Professor, Biz Markie, MBE Omar Lye-fook, Mo Pleasure, The Temper Trap, Curtis Richardson, Freedom C+C Music Factory, DJ Kazu to name a few, Ivy Chanel is also a sought after vocal coach described by Simon Cowell as “Fantastic”,she has tutored a few artists from his camp such as Oritse Williams (JLS). Ivy has also worked with Anthony Duncan (Flawless), contestants from Missy Elliot’s ‘Road to Stardom and The Voice.
Ivy Chanel’s heritage is a huge part of who she is as an artist and she represents her Native American roots as strongly as her African American ones: “There’s so much more to our story, past and present. I wish to be a conduit for greater awareness and understanding using my God given talent”, Ivy Chanel.
‘April’ is available 19th May at www.ivychanel.com and all other digital outlets.
Other works of Ivy Chanel’s “For You, Wind Blows & Carried Away” are now available on Amazon, iTunes, and CD Baby. For more details, interviews, bookings please send an email to email@example.com. Also check out social media sites: Ivy Chanel The Artist via Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, and Soundcloud.