Singer/ Songwriter/ Creative

Wise Words From Ladies With Soul

If you copy, it means you’re working without any real feeling. Not two people on earth are alike, and it’s got to be that way in music, or it isn’t music.”
– Billie Holiday
“When I sing, trouble can sit right on my shoulders and I wouldn’t notice.”
– Sarah Vaughan
“The only time that I am really truly happy, when I feel my best, is when I’m on stage.”
– Etta James
“Everything that happened to me as a child involved music. It was apart of everyday life, as automatic as breathing.”
– Nina Simone
“Being a singer is a natural gift. It means I’m using to the highest degree possible, the gift God gave me to use. I’m happy with that.”
– Aretha Franklin
“I am always aware that there’s an audience out there, and as a performer, I have to make a warm connection. People want to see as song as well as hear it.”
– Nancy Wilson
“I’ve been happily married to my profession for years.”
– Shirley Bassey
“I do not have an act, I just do Eartha Kitt. I want to be whoever Eartha Kitt is until the gods take me wherever they take me.”
– Eartha Kitt

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