QueenGlama
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Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Alto.

ABOUT

Towering at a plushly curvaceous and statuesque 6’1, Dawanna ‘Queen Glama’ Chandler is a powerfully passionate R&B, soul, funk, house, gospel and jazz vocalist & songwriter. Armed with a 4.5 octave range and commanding presence, Queen Glama captivates an audience with soul stirring emotional intensity as her unique gift resonate deeper tones and effortlessly transitions into higher soprano registers. Hailing from Newark, NJ and currently residing in Plainfield, NJ, Queen Glama has been singing since the age of 5, performing for diverse audiences and winning many accolades and awards along the way. Queen Glama continued to hone her love of vocal expression and performance by formerly leading two Maryland and DC-based rhythm and funk bands, Rhythm Method and Blaq Orpheus, performing on her own and lending her vocal & writing skills to other musical artists and projects. Dawanna ‘Queen Glama’ Chandler is currently a co-lead vocalist for the Skyline Show Band, performs as a solo act, "Queen Glama" and is the lead vocalist of an as yet unnamed band but is continuously looking to diversify and is available for a female lead band vocalist position, weddings, private, corporate, religious and professional events.

Screen name:
QueenGlama
Member since:
Oct 09 2013
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Rachelle Ferrell, Ledisi, Phyllis Hyman, Chaka Khan, Patti Labelle, Angela Winbush, Jill Scott, Beyonce, Lalah Hathaway, Alyson Williams, Anita Baker, Jennifer Holliday and Aretha Franklin

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Expert