Jonalee White's bubbly personality, big smile, and contagious laugh can put anyone at ease. With the combination of a sultry country voice and mature writing styles, Jonalee boasts an energy and passion for country music that will draw you in and bring you back for more.
With over 100,000+ spins at country radio, Jonalee has had 5 Top 40 singles (”I Break” (2007), “Sunday Paper” (2008), “Wake Me” (2008) and “Perfect Angel” (2009), including the recent singles “Naked As Fools,” and "Sugar" from her sophomore album “Sugar” via Lick Records. The music video for “Naked As Fools” debuted on CMT Pure Country in May and can be viewed at CMT.com, GAC.com, Yahoo! Music.
In conjunction with the album release, the Cleveland Indians AAA affiliate, the Columbus Clippers, offered a “Sugar” CD ticket package to the first 2010 people at the September 2 game at which White sang the National Anthem. In addition to the Anthem and CD, White’s video for "Naked as Fools" was featured at each home game on the JumboTron.
Along with last seasons Baseball tour, she has acquired a significant fan base performing with such artists as Dierks Bentley, Clay Walker, and Taylor Swift all over the US. Her band, The Late Nite Drivers, include the Columbus based musicians Michael Nugen (electric guitar), Molly Pauken (bass), Kay Harris (mandolin), Pete Cary (acoustic/electric guitar), Nate Hollman (keyboards), and Barry Damron (drums). White has been a finalist on both NBC’s Star Tomorrow and CMT Music City Madness. She also stars in her own Yallwire show, "Long Road to Nashville" and proudly represents and is endorsed by Taylor Guitars, Ernie Ball Music, D’Addario, Musicati.com, and Budweiser.
Born and raised in Erie, Pennsylvania, she eventually made it south to Lexington, Kentucky where she graduated college with a Master's in school counseling. With new music out now from Jonalee White The Late Nite Drivers, her fans can expect an upbeat show full of songs that will touch your heart as well as keep you dancing in the aisles!