Archive for June 26th, 2011

Lisa Deveaux – Language of Love

Chicago native songstress Lisa Deveaux unites a lovely voice with an extraordinary good-looking outward appearance. Sergio Mendes, Earth, Wind & Fire, Diana Ross and Sade are her idols and influences. She sings many styles from R&B to jazz and soul. Phyliss Hyman as her vocal coach and her own natural beauty are the groundwork for a great career.

Her debut album Shakin’ That Jazz (2003) featured Bobby Lyle, Karen Briggs and Everette Harp. Blending Brazilian, Smooth, and R&B sounds her devotion for jazz is undeniable.

Now Lisa is back with her sophomore album Language of Love (2011) still in the tradition of soulful jazz. “Language of Love is a look into my journal,” the lady shares. “It’s about being open, honest and willing to be hurt. Love is beautiful yet unpredictable – fragile and frustrating – and sometimes tragic. No matter how hard some of my experiences have been, I have always survived by maintaining an optimistic perspective.”

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