While she might be the descendant of the notorious bank-robbing outlaw Jesse James, country singer Tesa James is here to have her own chapter written about her music, that the general public will fall in love with. Born and raised in the state of Louisiana, this southern gal happens to be one of those rare cases of a great artist who was discovered by accident. She happen to catch the ear of Grammy Award winning producer Ted Perlman.
As if her amazing voice wasn't enough, she also found that she had a knack for the pen. Tesa first wrote a song called "Beautiful". Her debut song has become her most popualr so far. Beautiful has become the perfect love song, finding its way into many weddings and has also been used on the soundtrack for "The Last day of Summer" starring Twilight's Nikki Reed.
Her first album, "The Assassination of Tesa James" was released in 2010 and featured 7 original works by Tesa, produced by Ted Perlman and co-producer Peggi Blu." Ted is the Grammy award-winning producer who has produced, arranged, recorded and toured with an endless roster of major artists. www.tedperlman.com. Peggi Blu, who has appeared on ten platinum-selling albums. Other contributors include Teri Wood, who is known for her work on the mega-blockbuster smash hit, Avatar, and professional violinist extraordinaire, Eliza James, who added her flavor of country and rock to the album as well.
Whats next for Tesa? She is heading to Nashville to work on another project, which will feature a song close to her heart titled "Living Her Dreams"." This is the anthem for every housewife, mom and woman who has dreams, but the world may have thought they traded them in for something less by becoming a mom. I really love this song and hope it will rekindle alot of things in some women who might have stopped dreaming!" Keep a look out for her upcoming project and much more from our rising country star of Louisiana.