Jessica Childress is an LA-based singer/songwriter reminiscent of the golden age of classic soul, with an enormous voice that combines traditional R&B with a rock n’ roll energy. Since her national music debut on Season 4 of NBC’s The Voice, she’s opened for Charles Bradley, The Family Stone, Patti LaBelle, Allen Stone and performed at SXSW, Sunset Strip Music Festival, Long Beach NYE, and Bottlerock Napa 2017. Jessica’s debut album includes producers Callum Connor (Anderson .Paak producer/DJ) and producing partners Alex Elena (producer for Alice Smith, Citizen Cope) and Topher Mohr (former guitarist for Mayer Hawthorne).
The first single, “Far Away”, was released on SoulTracks.com and debuted on Apple Music (#2) and iTunes R&B Hot Tracks. It has since been continually spun on tastemaker radio stations like KCRW as well as retail environments like Forever 21, Victoria’s Secret Pink and Walgreens coast to coast. Her second single, “Starting Today”, also received support from KCRW and the accompanying video premiered on Atwood Magazine. Her third single, Waves, released in November 2017 on RnBMagazine.com.
Jessica has been singing as a voice on Bob’s Burgers in 2017 and in 2018 she appeared in Lucky Brand’s “Made in LA” campaign. Jessica’s debut album, DAYS released on February 23rd and shortly after that, BET debuted Jessica’s video for her single Run.