Sounds Like: Norah Jones, Sarah McLachlan, Sara Groves, Sara Bareilles, Over the Rhine
Bio: Singer-songwriter Christa Wells is known for her unique ability to write piano-driven songs about love, loss and hope that cut through insincerity and hit listeners exactly where they’re at. In 2006, she was named GMA Songwriter of the Year for her song “Held,” Natalie Grant’s career-making singl...See Full Bio
“‘Feed your soul’ then is her aptly titled third album that establishes Christa as an accomplished recording artist and songwriter in her own right. Christa’s from North Carolina and the album was recorded last year at Zodlounge Music in Nashville. It reaches into your life and digs out an epic rollercoaster of emotions. As you would expect from a songwriter of this calibre, the lyrics are exquisitely written. Personally speaking, I was immediately struck by how the songs spoke into and about my life, something that has not really happened to me before on this level. My first listen was full of that’s-exactly-how-I-feel moments. The bonus is that Christa also has a wonderful voice with which to sing these expertly crafted lyrics. It is this combination of experiences “lived and sung” that breathes life into these songs in such a remarkable way.”
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Q: Feed your soul is excellent and aptly named. Read Ms Christa is recovering from an injury. Will she be performing again soon in her hometown Raleigh soon? Sending her healing thoughts. Thank you. judi
A: Hi Judi! We are hoping to have a "Feed Your Soul" album launch concert in Raleigh some time in November. Keep checking the concert schedule and we'll update it as soon as we know something!!
Asked by Judith Coates Dickens. Answered on Sun Sep 22 2013All Questions