Kw-logo-smaller

Carmen Reece Bio

Carmen Reece
Carmen Reece

Carmen Reece is a London, England-born artist who’s already experienced quite a lot of success on the U.S. music scene. Her single Right Here is climbing right up the Billboard club chart, she’s working with some of the top music producers in the business (including Mark Feist, who’s clients include Beyonce and Celine Dion) and she’s just about finished her debut album.



Oh, and did we mention her killer good looks, amazing chords and natural music ability? Yeah, with all that going for her it seems like Carmen Reece is meant to do big things.

Talented Tunes-tress

Not only can she sing, Carmen Reece is also a gifted songwriter and a classically trained pianist and dancer. Her main goal in writing and performing music is to really connect with her listeners, whether she’s busting out a club-bumber like Right Here or unwrapping a pretty piano ballad like Long Goodbye.


In fact, people who’ve had an early listen of her new album Love In Stereo have compared Carmen to musical divas like Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys and Beyonce. Carmen feels especially flattered by these kinds of comparisons because those women are among her own idols.


Gifted Girl

Carmen’s come a long way in her short life. Born and raised in London she started playing both the piano and the flute in her early childhood, taking beginner lessons at seven. In fact, she was so gifted she snagged a place as a flutist in the National Children’s Orchestra Of Great Britain at just 11 years of age. She wrote her very first song at 12. And five years later, at 16, she was admitted to the famous Brit School, where many other musical stars were educated.


While all that music was happening, Carmen studied dance on the weekends for years, including ballet and tap. Her natural skills as a leader emerged at that time, when she’d get all her friends at school together and choreograph an entire dance number for them.


Stirring Soul-stress

Carmen says she gets inspired by really soulful singers like Toni Braxton, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion and Boys II Men. Now her very first album, Love IN Stereo, finds Carmen exploring the kind of love that hits you from all sides. The first single, Right Here, is about a girl who’s determined to keep going forward after she’s rejected by her man. In Long Goodbye Carmen talks about how hard it is when a long relationship ends.


Video: Carmen Reece


Related Stories:

  • Beyonce Knowles Bio
  • Mariah Carey Bio
  • Alicia Keys Bio
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    Teena 25

    Teena 25 wrote:

    great voice. i would buy her cd
    commented: Fri Apr 08, 2011

    there are 1 more comments

    Please login or register to add comments


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like!

    latest videos

    Poll

    Do You Know How to Play the Piano?

    • Yeah, I've been taking lessons since I was young.
    • I'm taking lessons right now.
    • I know how to play a couple of songs.
    • No, but I can play other instruments.

    related stories

    I have this thing where I hate playing the piano. It drives me nuts just lookin' at it! On...

    Entertainment in the forums

    Sana11
    Sana11 posted in Celebs:
    DUH hunger games ofc
    reply about 1 hour
    LAZY778
    LAZY778 posted in TV Shows:
    Still TLA!
    reply about 2 hours
    LAZY778
    LAZY778 posted in Movies:
    "BookwormKat" wrote: "ValenciaRose" wrote:nay. i hate tfios! You have serious problems girl  No,it's just their opinion.
    reply about 6 hours
    LAZY778
    LAZY778 posted in Celebs:
    HUNGER GAMES!!!!!! ALWAYS!
    reply about 8 hours
    I_lov3_myself
    I_lov3_myself posted in Celebs:
    SURELY     HUNGER GAMES... <3
    reply about 8 hours

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    Big_icon_(7)

    Have you ever fancied being a ranger like those fantasy characters you love so m...

    Big_icon_(4)

    You run across the city in a car chase with the police officers.

    Big_icon_(6)

    The evil master kidnapped all of your friends!

    Ow_fright_ad_100x100

    Explore the world or hang out with friends in your own condo. Get a unique look,...