Songwriter / Songstress Daniela Sloan is all grit, soul, and smiles. She sings to the tune of Nina Simone and Jill Scott with infectious beats stemming from years of listening to Colombian Salsas and old school Hip-Hop. A teacher by day and a performer at heart, Daniela exudes BIG soul. She has been writing since age 12, travelling the world since age 16, and just recently returned from a tour through Spain, Italy, and Germany promoting her debut EP released in July of 2013. Whether she performs in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood or the Chicago suburbs, Daniela's urban sound resonates across generations reflecting changes, challenges and triumphs that cross socio-economic lines. She is currently collaborating with artist in Spain and Italy and always enjoys sharing her wonderfully warm heart and music with her hometown Chicago.