MYCAH CHEVALIER - JAZZ VOCALIST| ACTRESS | DANCER
Blessed with an irresistible and soulful voice, Mycah’s music is in a class all her own. She has shared the stage with noted artists such as The Whispers, Patti Labelle, Luther Vandross, JaRule, Arturo Sandoval, Ski Johnson, Ray Gaskins & Maysa Leak to name a few. In addition to her debut solo project Roux’s Fantasy, she is lead female vocalist for the group guiltypleasures, who’s debut single "Anticipation (The Remix)" has been in steady rotation on WHUR 96.3FM’s Original Quiet Storm since April 2010, and was deemed a “New Classic” by many.
In 2012, Mycah released her single and re-make of the Duke Ellington/John Coltrane jazz classic “In A Sentimental Mood”, produced and arranged by incomparable keyboardist Dawoud Said. Within days of its release, the video, directed by Frank Johnson of Task Force Marketing and Media Group/WPB Network Films, received accolades from sites such as SoulTracks, SoulBounce and video site DMV Jams, and more. The video is a beautifully shot and classic representation of the song, jazz legacy, and holds true to Ms. Chevalier’s Sultry, Sassy Creole Girl Persona.
Most recently you may catch Mycah performing with International Saxophonist Ray Gaskins. She is featured on multiple tracks of Gaskin’s latest album “A Time To Love”, which includes a soul-stirring arrangement of the Ivan Lins classic “The Island”.
This April 6th -21st she'll be taking to the stage as “Mycah Chevalier, Blue Note Club Jazz Singer” in the Michael McCorkle Stage Play “All The Man I Need” at The Atlas Performing Arts Center in Washington, DC. “In A Sentimental Mood”, as well as Mycah’s originals “Roux’s Fantasy” & “Jus Won Relax U Blues” are all featured songs in the play.
Mycah just released new hit single “In The Groove” with friend & fellow artist Brian Christopher. Within days of its release its received multiple plays on stations around the globe, and has hit #3 on the UK Soul Chart Top 30 three weeks in a row!
JUST IN! Mycah Chevalier and Brian Christopher's hit Single "In The Groove" is up for consideration for the 56th Grammy Awards for Record of the Year and Song of the Year!!!!!
So Stay Tuned!! This Creole Songstress has lots more in store for 2013!
- Mycah's debut CD "Roux's Fantasy", & Singles for "In A Sentimental Mood" & "In The Groove" are currently for sale through her website, CD Baby, I-Tunes, & Soul Brothers Records(UK). Selections from her works may also be heard on various internet & network radio stations here in the US, Switzerland, Portugal, France, Africa & the UK.