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Sherree Patrice (formerly known as Sherree Ford-Payne) is a Chicago native who is no stranger to the music industry.
Her unique gifting of versatile vocalizing has given her a firm foundation of accolades. Her discography reads like a virtual “Who’s Who” in the music industry, having sung with some legendary artists such as: Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Chaka Khan, Christina Aguilera, Nancy Wilson, Celine Dion, Toni Braxton, Brandy, Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Jessica Simpson, Usher, Jamie Foxx, Kelly Rowland, Rob Thomas, as well as “Idol” artists Kelly Clarkson, Fantasia, Jordin Sparks, Catherine McPhee, and Elliot Yamin. Other industry greats have included: Michael Buble, Al Jarreau, Mary J. Blige, George Michael, Jonathan Butler, Sheila E., Brian Culbertson, Four Play, Norman Brown, Sam Moore, Travis Tritt, Dave Hollister, Rahsaan Patterson, Lalah Hathaway, CeCe Winans, The Winans, Crystal Lewis, Walt Whitman and The Soul Children of Chicago, and Israel Houghton and New Breed.
She has also worked with many highly successful producers such as Randy Jackson, David Foster, Diane Warren, Kenny “Baby Face” Edmonds, Damon Thomas and Harvey Mason Jr. of The Underdogs, Keith Crouch, Rodney Jerkins, Kirk Franklin, Warryn Campbell, and Aaron Lindsey.
Her songwriting landed her a Dove Award, “Best Recorded Urban Song of the Year” for a co-written composition, “Anything Is Possible” recorded by the Contemporary Gospel Group, Anointed. In addition, she has had multiple placements of songs on movie soundtracks, “Save the Last Dance,” “Brown Sugar,” “Snow Day,” “Princess Diaries,” “Double Take,” “The Pokemon Movie” and “BAPS” (Black American Princesses).
This indie artist has released 3 albums thus far. Her debut album, First Fruit, was reviewed as an acoustic inspirational soul project and earned a “highly recommended” rating from Detrel Howell of Soultracks.com, who called Sherree’s voice “simply refreshing.” “A Sherree Patrice Christmas” album in the musical mold of First Fruit soon followed. Sherree’s third solo album, Soul Thirsty, was labeled to having a distinctive “gospel café” sound. It crackles with finger-popping, breezy acoustic jazz and inspirational messages. Black Gospel Blog called Soul Thirsty “fascinating,” “fresh,” and “meditative.”
"Sherree Patrice's voice is.... “simply refreshing.”
Detrel Howell, Soultracks.com
"Sherree Patrice's Soul Thirsty album is
"fascinating," "fresh," and"meditative!"
- Black Gospel Blog
Sherree Patrice's Soul Thirsty album was labeled to having a distinctive “gospel café” sound. It crackles with finger-popping, breezy acoustic jazz and inspirational messages.
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