MP3 Gina Rose - Never Felt This Way
"The Sweet Essence of SOUL"
7 MP3 Songs
An artist destined for success, Ms. GINA ROSE is one of the fastest growing entertainment entities in the Washington Metropolitan area. GINA has hit the ground running while creating her own buzz and is quickly becoming a DC favorite. She charms audiences with a distinctive, soulful voice that clearly has gospel influences and a performance that ranges from classic to up tempo R&B, Hip-Hop/Soul with the subtle inclusion of a little neo-soul.
Singing since the age of three, GINA continuously showed her love of music by being cast in school plays, and playing the violin and viola. As a teenager, GINA ROSE was a member of the Union Temple Youth Choir which gave her the opportunity to perform at historic events such as The Million Family March and to sing background for national recording artists LL Cool J, Boyz II Men, Reba McIntire, Barry Manilow, Yolanda Adams, Kirk Franklin, and Edwin Hawkins. She also worked as a youth performer with the Friends of Carter Barron Foundation of the Performing Arts doing musicals every summer at the Carter Barron Amphitheatre, one of which starring the legendary Jennifer Holliday. While a member of Morgan State University''s choir, she traveled to New York where she sang background vocals in the popular opera, Porgy & Bess.
As a solo artist and being no stranger to the stage, GINA has performed in numerous events around the metropolitan area including: The National Council of Negro Women’s National Black Family Reunion, Unifest, Adams Morgan Day Festival, Mitchellville Largo Kettering Community Day, and more. She has graced the stage at popular hot spots in the metro area such as Zanzibar, Jokes on Us Comedy Club, and Platinum just to name a few. She has opened for a number of networking parties, talent competitions, Mother''s Day Galas, launch parties, Danick Production''s 2003 Vixen Fashion Entertainment Show at the new Washington D.C. Convention Center, and was a featured performer at Twyman Creative’s HIV/AIDS’s charities benefit at Montgomery College and ‘Girl Talk’, an event at Ballou Senior High School in Southeast Washington to teach young females empowerment. GINA was also invited as a guest host with the home team DJ Flexx & Rane on WPGC 95.5 FM, one of the areas leading Hip-Hop & R&B radio stations.
She has rocked the stage in New Jersey for ‘Soulfest’ at Passaic County Community College and venues in New York such as the Chocolate Monkey and Remote Lounge. She has been a featured artist in a number of publications such as Hoodfellaz Magazine, on https://www.tradebit.com and her song, which is the title track of her debut EP, “Never Felt This Way”, was chosen to be in the independent film ‘AFFECTED: THE AIDS PROJECT'' for BGM Inc., ‘Films Of Zion’, in Los Angeles California. Recently she engaged on a five city tour, The Psi-Phi Tour, which brought her performance to Mississippi, Alabama, Atlanta, North Carolina, and the last tour date back at home in Washington D.C.
With a couple of cuts from the EP playing in CT, FL, ATL, NC and in the process of getting spins in other states as well as her home town Washington, DC/Maryland, performing steadily, being called on by many of the areas hottest rappers to bless their tracks with a blazing hook, traveling to the NYC area every month working with the multi-talented producer Plaboy-Chi (MTV, producer of former Ruff Ryder ‘JIN’), being the CEO/COO of her own music publishing company-Das1 Music Publishing [BMI]-building her catalog of female and male songs ranging from R&B, Pop, to Alternative/Rock and promoting herself along the way, shows that this young lady is always making moves. There is no doubt GINA ROSE is an artist definitely worthy of the attention and adoration she’s receiving. While acknowledging that her talent is God-given, she cites her influences as: Chaka Khan, Whitney Houston, Patti Labelle and Teena Marie. Her inspiration to write such heartfelt songs comes from her own personal opinions, experiences or those of others. She is dedicated to her music and confident she will break barriers. GINA ROSE takes from the best and gives her fans nothing less. This talented vocalist, songwriter/publisher, lyricist, rapper, poet, actress is truly on her way to the top.