Archive for October 13th, 2010

Whitney Walters – Full Circle

Whitney Walters is a talented singer/songwriter who captures an audience immediately with her silky voice, but keeps them in the palm of her hands with her expressive lyrics and songwriting craftsmanship. It’s rare to find anyone sitting still when she performs; you’re either bobbing your head to the groove or you’re out grinding on the dancefloor with someone. Her performances go by all too quickly. — Russ Corvey, Jazz Guitarist and Smooth Jazz Artist

“I joke around that my goal in life is to be a 300-pound black woman who just takes over the stage and belts out what she feels. Ha! I don’t think I’m going to make that goal, but I sure am having fun trying, ” says Whitney.

With a background in contemporary jazz and a penchant for old school funk, Whitney’s style of music is a fluid mixture of Jill Scott-meets-Gladys Knight, with a touch of Sheryl Crow thrown in for good measure.

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