Songbird Angela Ricci has more than paid her dues on her route to commercial success. From well-received viral videos to performing with the likes of Gary Barlow, Kelis, Rita Ora and currently fronting The Brand New Heavies, Angela continues to display her musical prowess.

Her diverse influences, some of which include Nina Simone and Ray Charles, are reflected in her jazz and blues sound, which is still situated wholly in the 21st century. This, she says, is something she exudes, aiming to position the nostalgic genres into today’s day and age by adding a fresh pop spin.

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