Candiland's music is a powerhouse mixture of upbeat, funky R&B soul, laced with the feverish kinetic energy of rock 'n roll. Born in a house full of music through her father, Charles Sanders', classic R&B act, Kool & Together, Candice Sanders is a love child of inspirational music that transcends genres and heals the woes of the hard modern life. From the first note of her magical voice at live performances, Candice raises the temperature in the room, as well as the energy level, and then the night belongs to her and everyone within earshot.
Her debut album, "Rumble In The Playground", produced by fellow Texan and collaborator, AJ Vallejo, is a lifetime-in-the-making tribute to her musical idols: Chaka Khan, Patti LaBelle, and the great Aretha, to name a few, featuring a who's who list of Austin's finest talents such as Guy Forsyth, David Grissom (Dixie Chicks, John Mellencamp), Phil Redmond, Selton Cole, Haydn Vitera (Asleep At The Wheel) and many more.
With a highly-anticipated debut release in tow, a fiery live show and band, and a hunger and determination to turn any ear on her infectious 'rock & soul' sound, Candice Sanders is poised to make some serious noise and excite a vast demographic of music lovers, old and new, to elevate their senses in the sweet, sweet world of Candiland.
Candice Sanders’ CANDILAND is the epitome of pure Rock ‘N Soul from the heart of Austin, Texas. Featuring some of the best players in town, the CANDILAND live show is sure to have the whole house on their feet