Artistic Masterpiece in the Making…
Pop artist, Jessica James is making a rapid rise to success with her edgy style, and melodic music. Fans have described Jessica’s music as captivating, creative, and passionate. Her highly anticipated single “I Wonder” could not have come at a better time. As the sound of music is constantly changing, it is essential for artists to consistently connect with their fans. Jessica has proven that with songs like “I Wonder”, she is always seeking to take listeners on a journey that inspires them to be free to express who they are.
Born in Brooklyn, NY, and raised by musically talented parents; it did not take the singer very long to realize she had the love of music pumping through her veins. Jessica’s musical style has been influenced by artists like the late Whitney Houston, Beyonce, and Alicia Keys. Jessica spent the first half of her life in Fort Lauderdale, FL where she started singing at the age of three at her home church. At the age of seven, Jessica wrote her first song and performed it at a children’s church event.
About a year later, the singer moved with her family to Limón, Costa Rica. Shortly after Jessica’s arrival in Costa Rica, she joined the church choir and led most of the choir solos. Costa Rica locals quickly took a liking to Jessica’s voice, and soon she was being invited to sing all over the country, including at major city events, and concerts. Jessica was soon known in Costa Rica as the “angelic singer”. In 2004, Jessica received an award from the city of Limón for service to the community. The following year she won first place in a regional singing competition.
In 2005, Jessica moved back to the U.S. where she joined her high school choir in Greenville, SC. Jessica performed in talent shows, concerts, and local plays. She has also worked with super producer Noel Golden to record her very first single “Magnetic. Noel Golden has produced for groups like Hootie and the Blowfish, Matchbox 20, and singer Edwin Mccain. Recently, Jessica has opened for artists like Tank, Lyfe Jennings, and more. She has also been one of the main acts for one of the largest events in the upstate; the JLDA annual gala. Today, Jessica continues to share her passion for music with every listener she graces with her voice. No matter where she goes, Jessica is known for her infectious, positive, and uplifting personality. Jessica hopes to use her talents to be a blessing to others, and motivate people to believe in themselves no matter what odds are stacked against them.