Page 3 - Linda Styles Portfolio
About Linda Linda Styles (born in Kansas City Mo. as Linda Pouncil) began singing professionally at the age of 14 in nightclubs and private parties. Working with various bands and singing groups, Linda moved to Denver, Colorado in 1983 where she was nominated â€œLead Female Vocalist of the Yearâ€ in the 1992 Ron Slaughter/ Silvia Penny Gospel Music Awards . In 1999, Linda co-wrote and produced her first single CD self titled Linda and in 2001, participated in a compilation CD titled, Life's Story where she co-wrote and performed on six songs. Linda released her CD titled "You're the One" in September 2005. By great demand, she is planning a new release in 2017. Linda was honored in 2003 by the Colorado Black Women for Political Action at their 24th Annual Tribute to Black Women Luncheon where she received the â€œArts Honoreeâ€ award in recognition of her outstanding service achievements and contributions to the Denver community. With her own unique sound and quality, Lindaâ€™s sultry (Click here for download) sound is prominent whether she is singing blues, jazz, R&B, hip-hop or gospel. With a vocal range that allows her Linda has shared the stage with Hazel Miller, versatility, she takes full control and mesmerizes you with Dotsero, Ron Ivory & the MilesApartBand, Harold her silky style. Many have said they â€œget chillsâ€ just Melvinâ€™s Blue Notes, The Temptationâ€™s Review listening to her sing. featuring Dennis Edwards, Jazz Saxophonist Kim Waters, Jazz Saxophonist Nelson Rangell, Jazz Lindaâ€™s melodic and electrifying vocal and stage Saxophonist Donald Harrison, Atlantic Star, the performance has mesmerized audiences of all ages. Her Platters, the Drifters, the Coasters and Latin Jazz silky style and charisma is sure to grab your heart, mind Pianist Eddie Palmieri and soul. After which, you will never be the same.