The words sultry, cool, and eccentric best describe the singer, songwriter, and musician Sonya Jevette. She was born and raised in Dallas, Texas and graduated from North Mesquite High School. Sonya Jevette grew up singing to the great R&B tunes that dominated the airwaves in the seventies. As a teen she honed her vocal talent through the church choir. Winning a talent contest at the age of seventeen was the beginning of Sonya Jevette's journey. From there, she went on to win dozens of competitions. These successes translated into media attention from radio & newspaper with appearances at over one hundred festivals.
Sonya Jevette combines her rich, passionate voice and her gut-wrenching lyrics with classical, latin and jazz style guitar.Sonya Jevette's configuration produces a style that can only be described as unique. She was nominated in the Dallas Observer 2002 Music Awards along side Erykah Badu and N'Dambi. Sonya Jevette has played in venues such as Dallas Hard Rock Cafe, Deep Ellum Live, Gypsy Tea Room, and Ft. Worth's Caravan of Dreams. Jevette has a passion for the business side of the music industry and has established her own Indie label, Sound Byte Production