‘Paints the town red’
w/ the release of self-titled,
debut solo album & New Music Video
The album reflects her growth from lessons and experiences. She writes on taking her power back, healing, manifesting, being haunted by the past, and more specifically in ‘Grand Rising’ pays homage to when she played Young Nala in The Lion King Broadway Musical.
BIO: Born and raised in the Bronx, Jules found her love for music starting as a child performer with The Highbridge Voices Community Choir directed by Bruno Casolari. This experience propelled her to performances on The David Letterman Show and an ensemble appearance with Celine Dion at Radio City Music Hall to name a few. She then went on to appear as Young Nala in Broadway’s Musical, The Lion King in its 2000-2001 season. In 2014 she placed as finalist at the Apollo Theater’s Amateur Night.
As an adult she continues to polish her skills with renown vocal coach and mentor, Craig Derry. Aside from her solo pursuits Jules is also, front-woman of her jazz band and NYC based band, Jules and The Jinks whom recently won AFROPUNK’s Battle of The Bands and went on to play the main stage of AFROPUNK Brooklyn Festival. Her sound is jazz, funk, r&b, pop, rock, but most of all soulfully unique. Performing in the metropolitan area, highlight performances include: Mercury Lounge, Sony Hall, Minton’s Playhouse, Rockwood Music Hall, Joe’s Pub, Highline Ballroom, Manderley Bar at The McKittrich Hotel, Silvana, Shrine, Sofar Sounds, Treble Fridays, Piano’s, Red Rooster, The Schomburg Museum, The Harlem Arts Festival in 2016, Afropunk Brooklyn Festival 2018 and The Wynwood Yard for Miami Art Basel 2018.
The album contains 8 songs:
(Recorded at Engine Audio Room)
Top of The Hour
Life of The Party (ft. Jay Morris)