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Shelan is an R&B/Soul/Pop Recording Artist of UK origin based in Los Angeles, CA
Shelan is a multi-talented artist, performer, writer. Having been gospel and classical music trained, coached by Berkley school of music teachers and also worked as a writer for major label Universal Music Group collaborating with some of the world's most established platinum selling writers, as well as having an incredible big soulful voice with great range and beautiful eloquence, is a truly gifted writer and producer.
Shelan has promoted and performed all over the US & Europe, from clubs, to bars, to showcases to support act for Major Label established Artists. She has been featured on numerous R&B Mixtapes with DJ Support from Fleet DJ's, Core DJ's Lord Gang DJs, and Coast2Coast DJ's, having been an official Fleet DJ Artist. Shelan is supported & playlisted across numerous BDS and Underground radio stations in both US & Europe having gained a strong DJ support network globally. Shelan experienced the New York music scene performing at famous spots like the Village Underground, Greenwich Village, Amateur Night Apollo bringing the house down with her incredible gospel powerhouse vocals that few only get to experience from her in her live performances, where fans and followers have identifed her as a young Teena Marie, and quite often gets compared to legends such as Faith Evans and Mary J Blige. Shelan then moved onto Atlanta, completing her R&B vocalist pilgrimage earning her stripes at the renowned Apache Cafe along side some of the US's greatest R&B vocalists on the rise. Shelan finally resides in Los Angeles with many exciting projects lined up to compliment her amazing journey, including release of great new material, live band performances and collaborations in the elusive LA Neo-Soul scene and video releases.
Shelan began her music career in London UK, where she grew up with show business connections stemming way back into her family tree with grandfather being a musical director, composer and concert musician, grandmother being a professional singer and pianist, cousin who is an established professional singer in the UK, she began singing professionally in the music industry from the age of 15 years old, signed to various independent labels writing performing and releasing a string of white label records in her teens, and has been crafting her skill ever since.
Shelan is an exceptionally talented hard working songstress with top notch writing skills and impressive vocal ability, who writes, arranges & exec produces ALL of her material - not just your average indie artist...but a true musician with unmatched focus and grind ethic - definitely one to watch on the rise!! :)