Sounds Like: Fiona Apple, Lucinda Williams, Billie Holiday, Bonnie Raitt, Adele
Label: Spann Records
Manager: Sterling Artist Management
Bio: Hope Waits possesses that rare talent that is born of challenge, pain and heart. Raised on the banks of Bayou Desaird in Monroe, Louisiana, her story eerily parallels those of many of the great blues and soul singers whose essence she reflects. The 7th of 12 children born to an alcoholic father...See Full Bio
"She effortlessly transcends influences and comparisons with a fully formed and highly personalized vision and approach. The enlightened album's "Ignatius" (a Waits original) is it's most adventurous song."