June 14, 2017
“Nicole Henry is a pop, soul superwoman.” – The New York Times
“She is the genuine article, the dream at last come true.” – The Huffington Post
With a totally fresh sound and a formidable voice, award-winning vocalist Nicole Henry gives the American Songbook, blues, modern standards and originals a flair that’s all her own. A soulfully sophisticated and charismatic performer, Ms. Henry has earned three TOP-10 Billboard and HMV Japan jazz albums among her six releases to date. Her potent combination of dynamic vocal abilities, impeccable phrasing, and powerful emotional resonance has captivated audiences in over 17 countries and earned her headlining engagements at premier club venues and more than 30 music festivals worldwide. She has shared the stage with world class musicians including Kirk Whalum, Steve Tyrell, Michael Feinstein, Shelly Berg, and the Henry Mancini Institute and Duke Ellington Orchestras. Most recently, Ms. Henry won the 2013 Soul Train Award for “Best Traditional Jazz Performance.” She will be joined by a 4-piece band to bring her joie de vivre to gospel, soul and the classics songbook.