Carla Prather  is a vocal phenomenon, native to the Windy City of Chicago. Carla has what many vocalists of her time have yet to encompass. A triple threat with soul reaching vocals, engaging stage presence and gifted songwriting skills.

Carla boasts of membership in Chicago based bands  Zzaje, Mr. Ali,  and has worked with music legend Roy Ayers. Recently, performing in a sold-out performance at Chicago’s premier music venue, The Metro with Chicago alternative favorite, Poi Dog Pondering.

Featuring a solo performance that she wrote the lyrics for.All of which was documented in a 25th anniversary DVD project for Poi Dog Pondering.

Carla Prather live in Chicago

Contemporary artists she has worked with include Common, Amel Larrieux, Al. B. Sure, KRS 1, Erykah Badu, Miri Ben Ari and a host of many others, honing her craft both as a vocalist and songwriter.

She has recorded  with some of the most elite musicians and producers of our time including Quentin Harris, Mike Dunn, Jellybean Benitez, Vic Lavender, Maurice Joshua, Terry Hunter and Jere McAllister.

Jellybean ft. Carla Prather – Secrets & Lies (Guy Robin Remix)

Vick Lavender Presents. Carla Prather – Hey Baby (Call Me)

Along with producer Arnel Newman of Soulistic 360, Carla proudly shares her debut solo release EP, “Chronicles of a Soul Sistah“. This EP includes dance singles “Go Beyond” and ” This Love is Music“, as well as steppers delight, “I Do Me“.

Carla rounds out the package with soul tunes “Round and Round” and her soon to be summer sizzler. ” Summer Nights“.

Both “I Do Me” and “Round And Round” are in the top 10 on CD Baby for Chicago as well as the entire EP for Neo-Soul and R&B categories.This EP promises to be the teaser to the full length album to be released in Spring of 2012.

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Carla Prather Links/Contacts

Autumn Geist
Public Relations and Events
Soulistic 360