It's not entirely fair to compare Kelsy Karter to Amy Winehouse but I’m going to anyway. That new soul sound with pop hooks, powerful bravado, supreme confidence and lyrics about getting high? Check. Karter is doing her own thing with a sound that feels completely fresh despite the aforementioned parallels.
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April Nhem, known professionally as Satica, is a singer/songwriter and a second-generation Cambodian-American. Her style mixes R&B, electronica, pop, and rock to produce tracks that transcend genres, and truly pleases listeners who don't restrict their tunes to one singular audience.
Quinn Lewis is an Australian songwriter currently residing in the songwriting capital of the world, Nashville Tennessee. He’s making quite the name for himself as a powerhouse musician with a legion of adoring fans clued in to a something we’re just getting to now.