Music has always been an important element throughout Lady Cherelle’s life. She began playing piano and singing at a young age, and her life has been a continuous growth of musical experience. She has committed her life to the continuous study and performance of music in a multitude of diverse endeavors. With a diverse background as a musical stage actress, music composer, classical pianist, lead singer of an alternative rock band, and vocalist for electronic music producers, Lady Cherelle has always had the deepest passion and respect for music.
Lady Cherelle has dedicated many years to the craft of house music. Her passion for house music is evident in her dynamic approach to mixing different styles – her repertoire ranges from Deep, Tech, Electro, Tribal and Latin to Funky, Jazzy, Broken Beat, Downtempo, Old School and Techno. On dance floors from coast to coast, Lady Cherelle shares her dynamic ability to communicate the power of music with a clear and undeniable message for all to hear: FREEDOM.
DO WHAT YOU LOVE
Lady Cherelle began DJing in the Bay Area and is currently based in New York City. She is part of the DNA Project and is a regular guest DJ and host for Deep Disco. She has become a well-known artist in the NYC underground scene and has also worked with SOUP, NYCHC, NY2DETROIT, and QUALITY CONTROL, playing at venues such as Cielo, Panther Room, Place to Beach, Louie and Chan, and many more. Previously, she had the longest running house music night in Gainesville, Florida at the 2nd Street SPEAKEASY (14 years), along with countless long-term residencies and events. She has played a pivotal role in helping house music persevere in Gainesville and beyond. Thousands of performances over the years exemplifies her obligation to pay homage to art of music by inducing audiences to dance all night long.
Lady Cherelle is currently signed with Philadelphia-based record label Selekta Recordings. Her debut album “Living in Rhythm” on Selekta Recordings was released in October 2009. She also contributed three original tracks on Selekta Lounge Vol. 1 (2010), a compilation album featuring many of Selekta’s talented producer. Her downtempo album Slide Down was released Summer 2011 and she is currently working on a new house EP due for release Fall 2014.
LIVE WHAT YOU LEARN
Music is a language that Lady Cherelle understands and she truly believes in its power to bring people together. Music has taught her to share her positive energy with as many people as possible. “Music is a freedom that no government can touch, a freedom that can be experienced no matter who you are or where you come from. It is the kindred beat that unites all of humanity- it lives in each and every one of us.”