Emmalease is an inspiring, versatile and talented vocalist who performs songs from the 30s right through to the 00's. Emma is a singer / songwriter and has performed at venues and festivals all over the UK and USA and recorded various tracks in New York for dance label nuuf music. Emma has worked as a session singer, backing vocalist and has sung soundtracks for British Films. Most recently, Emma was the backing vocalist for Roni Sizes Live Set Up “Oceanic”. Emma has fronted Funk / Soul bands and sings soulful / jazzy / funky acoustic sets locally.
Emma fronts the Koolwaters Live sessions performing soulful vocals Live at house nights and tours the UK, Europe & Russia regularly and supports acts such as Chemical Brothers, Groove Armada, Judge Jules and is currently recording the Koolwaters Live sessions album. Emmalease has worked with many local musicians and producers. Emma has also worked on the BBC 1 TV show “Just the Two of Us” coaching celebrities for the live singing competition.
Emmalease is most recently serenading guests at restaurants, corporate dinners and parties, weddings, birthday’s and other special occasions. Her versatile voice with influences from Jazz, Motown, Blues, Soul, Funk and modern is appreciated and welcomed by many different audiences.
Repertoire of over 80 songs - Set list includes:
Sweet Love – Anita Baker
Midnight Train to Georgia – Gladys Knight
All I Do – Stevie Wonder
Valerie – Amy Winehouse
Warwick Avenue – Duffy
Sing it Back - Moloko
Brown Eyed girl - Van Morrisson
Midnight at The Oasis - Brand New Heavies
Aint no Body - Chaka Khan
I've got you under my Skin - Frank Sinatra
Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
and many more....
Live performances accompanied with Guitar and or Piano / Keys. Also available on request – Saxophone, Flute, Drums, Bass, Double Bass (please contact for more information)