Katherine Ellis is one of the most respected and versatile vocalists in the industry today. She is one of the best live Acts you will ever see, currently performing extensively throughout the World with her vast back catalogue including the huge club hits When you touch me with The Freemasons, Lost by Roger Sanchez and Dreaming by The Ruff Driverz and many others.
Katherine has performed across the UK, Europe, Russia, The Middle East, The Far East, the USA and completed a tour of Australia with The Freemasons in 2008! Katherine’s Releases in 2009 will include collaborations with Bimbo Jones, Paul Emanuel, Soulshakers, MOS, The Str8jackets, Solitaire, Addict DJs, Beaver & Jones and Lee Coombs. Katherine is a true performer who lives for the stage and gives her all, engaging and transporting her audience whilst wowing them with her incredible pipes.
Last year was an extremely busy year for Katherine. Katherine also performed over 60 live shows in 2008. Katherine has performed in countless Russian super clubs such as Dyagilev, Most, Rai and Opera. Equally at home with smaller crowds Katherine is frequently hired for private parties and restaurant openings, a promoter in Kiev observed that “Katherine brings the Party, she is the Party!” As well as performing her Club PAs Katherine is also a celebrated jazz , blues and soul vocalist with a full repertoire of over 200 well known standards, accompanied by a pianist Katherine will give you an intimate unforgettable night taking you through the full range of emotions from laughter to tears.
Katherine is the third member of the band Bimbo Jones, signed to Tommy Boy Records. The debut album Harlem 1 Stop, was released in the US at the end of last year. This was preceded by their single And I try.
An extremely talented writer, she pens the majority of her own material. She also writes for other artists including If You Wanna/Salsoul Nuggetby M&S Presents The Girl Next Door, All Night by Montilla and Dancing In The Darkby 4Tune 500.
2009 has already exceeded the successes of 2008, opening up new and exciting opportunites across the globe. Hold on tight, this is going to be another full-on year in the life of Katherine Ellis.