NEW female on the Neo2soul block is the wonderful sweet soul/jazz singer who goes by the name of Karen Morales 29 years old,sagittarius and from Australia, grew up in Melbourne,and studied contemporary/jazz piano at the Box Hill College of Music.
This path led her to experiment with a collage of styles like Salsa, Funk, Soul, Acid Jazz and Drum & Bass. As well as studying and teaching music, Karen was an in demand rehearsal pianist for several Melbourne theatre companies before moving to becoming a musical director.
Karen recorded her first Demo “My Everything’’ in 2008 featuring artists such as Derrick McKenzie (Jamiroquai – UK), Jesers (France), Princess Freesia (Australia), Cory Jach (Australia), and James Higgins (Soul Continuum -Australia).
Recently returning from Europe where she teamed up with Derrick McKenzie for a writing session in London’s legendary Tin Pan Alley Studios, Karen is now working on releasing her debut solo album. Stay tuned for the release along with more tunes via MySpace/YouTube/artst.
CHECK OUT HER SONGS
Karen Morales “My Everything”
“My Everything” – Co-written with Cory Jach, produced by James Higgins ( J.Fox Soul www.jfoxsoul.com), featuring Derrick McKenzie (Jamiroquai) on drums.
Karen Morales “Summertime” (Remix by Derrick McKenzie)
“Summertime” Derrick McKenzie Remix (Jamiroquai) – Featuring Jesers (rap intro), produced by James Higgins (J.Fox Soul www.jfoxsoul.com), Backing Vocals by Princess Freesia (Nude Continuum).
Karen Morales “Take It Slow” ( Acoustic Mix)
Music & Lyrics by Karen Morales Produced by James Higgins — J.Fox Soul www.jfoxsoul.com
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