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Hailing from Memphis, Tennessee, now residing in Atlanta, Georgia, MADAM CJ maybe small in stature, but is uniquely multi-talented and big in personality. As well as being a powerhouse vocalist, she is also a songwriter,entertainer,foodie,green enthusiast& entrepreneur. She has worked with some of Atlanta's top personalities, be it working her comedic chops with Wanda Smith (V-103), Legendary Go Go Dancer for Dj Nabs and Dj Drama, dancing for choreographer Travis Payne (This Is It), India Arie, Anthony David,or opening up for the likes of Janelle Monae.
She was chosen for the WB Networks music reality TV Show, PopStars. It was the first music reality TV Show in the United States. There she worked with uber producer David Foster(The Bodyguard), Travis Payne and former Pussycat Doll, Nicole Scherzinger.
"Smell 'Urself" was originally written in 2003, out of anger and annoyance, which took only 10 minutes to compose. This was the obvious hit whenever the tune was performed. Taking control of the stage with her energetic live shows, bringing a unique of blend of house, soul,funk, rock & blues to all, no matter your race, gender, creed or sexual orientation.
Daz-I-Kue was mightily impressed with the little firecracker when they first met and once he heard "Smell 'Urself" immediately saw it's appeal and wanted give it a fresh new spin on it. The final results became the premiere release for I-Kue Recordings, also debuted on TRAXSOURCE.COM's Top 20 Essentials Soulful House tunes at #8.
So watch out...there's much more coming from this young lady real soon.
"The Realest. Unique. Sexy & Bold. If you know Madam, there is plenty to love in that just over 5 feet frame. From her take no mess personality to her funkified rock-soul performances" - T.Lagon - Creative Loafing
"If you've been to some hip funk or soul happening you've probably seen her dance, either on stage or by the bar. But she sings too and rather dynamically" - Sonia Murray - Atlanta Journal Constitution
"Madam CJ a soul outfit that adds a dose of sex appeal to its funk" - Jon Waterhouse - Access Atlanta
Currently a Member of the Recording Academy and also the creator of "Le Courtesan et Coquettes Noirs Cabaret". The Cabaret made its debut April 19,2014 at Kat's Cafe in Midtown ATL. Madam Cj has now added International Singer to her resume, as she just returned from a 3 month performing gig in Beirut, Lebanon at Al Mandaloun Nightclub, the #1 nightclub in Beirut. While there she performed cover tunes from Rock,R and B, to Pop with a 12 piece Lebanese band.