“If you have not seen this lady, you MUST do so.”
Anita King – International Jazz vocalist
$18 online advance. $20 phone reservation/door.
A native Washingtonian, Shirleta Settles is known as “Not Just a Voice, but an Entertainer!” When Shirleta Settles sings, EVERYONE listens! Equally at home with Blues, Jazz, Gospel, Soul and R&B, this small package of a lady embodies what it is to be the consummate musician and entertainer. She has traveled the world, sharing her gift for music and story at festivals, concert halls, and clubs. Shirleta sells out venues not only for her powerful vocal stylings, but also for her ability to make a deep connection with audiences who become an active part of the party she throws wherever she goes. Volumes could be written about her performances, but they are all most often summed up by those who have seen her with just one word, “WOW!!!” Her vast experience has given her the ability to share her talent in a variety of venues and genres. From the American Songbook, to Motown, and hits of the last twenty years, Shirleta brings songs to life in a way that few artists can.