Lauren Lapointe is a Savannah GA-based singer/songwriter who has been gaining recognition across the country for her soulful songs, unique voice, and strong live performances. Her new CD "Superhero" was released in May 2013 and was produced by Thomm Jutz (Nanci Griffith, Mary Gauthier, Steve Young) in Nashville. It features twelve original Americana, roots-rock, pop, and old country songs supported by world-class musicians and showcases strong songwriting filled with catchy hooks, infectious melodies, and poignant lyrics.
Her CD “Butterfly” was released in 2007 and was played on more than 100 radio stations in eight countries and reached #8 on the Georgia Roots Artist Radio Airplay Chart. Her 2005 release "Beautiful Shadow" was featured on Georgia Public Radio and launched Lapointe as a nationally touring singer/songwriter.
Lapointe continues to make a name for herself as a strong and versatile live performer and has played at many renowned listening rooms across the nation such as the Bluebird Cafe in Nashville, the Rockwood Music Hall in NYC, the Jefferson Freedom Cafe in Ft. Worth TX, and Anderson Fair in Houston TX.
"A great talent!" - Steve Young (songwriter of “Seven Bridges Road” recorded by the Eagles, “Lonesome, On’ry and Mean” recorded by Waylon Jennings)
"Phenomenal!"- Renee Kennedy, WRHQ Quality Rock 105.3 FM in Savannah, GA
"An acclaimed live performer...Lapointe has definitive gifts with melody and lyrics."- Kathleen Wehle - Southeast Performer Magazine
“A gifted and openhearted storyteller with a flair for melody.” —Sloan Wainwright, Derby Disc Music recording artist (and auntie to Rufus and Martha Wainwright)
“If you see her once, you're sure to come back again and again.”— Sheri's Caffe del Giorno, Greenville SC.