Julie Dexter, a world renowned, award winning, British singer, songwriter and producer. Aptly honoured at the Black Women in Jazz Awards with the Afro Caribbean Soul of Jazz Award. Ms Dexter is a classically trained artist who has composed and arranged all her impressive material. Influenced by legends such as Nancy Wilson, Abbey Lincoln, Bob Marley; and contemporary artists such as Omar and Sade.
An influential artist, Ms Dexter epitomises classic soul, shown in her collaboration with a league of cutting-edge artists. Such as Mint Condition, Jill Scott, Bilal, Omar, Rachelle Ferrell, Ledisi Anibade Young, Eric Roberson, Lalah Hathaway; Doug Carn, Third World and Maxi Priest. Ms Dexter has also toured several continents with Jazz legend Courtney Pine as the lead vocalist for his ensemble.
It is understandable why fans and critics have and continue to follow Ms Dexter’s commanding musical journey, through the circles of Jazz, Broken-Beat, Bossa-Nova, Reggae, Afro-Beat and Soul. Her single "Ketch A Vibe" was featured in national radio ads for Democratic Presidential Candidate Senator Barack Obama. One of an elite few whose unmeasurable talent continues to capture all musical generations, don’t miss the experience of “Julie Dexter.”
Supporting Ms Dexter on the night will be Nazarene Mighty, a London based singer songwriter, whose exceptional vocals have complimented singers such as Omar Lyefook (MBE) Imanni, Pearly Gates, Leela James, Mica Paris and many other. This young rising artist has been publicly praised for her role in the accomplished show “Ultimate Divas Experience” In addition her portrayal of the legendary Whitney Houston [Whitney Tribute] which shows her established musicality.