QUEEN ILISE is a Los Angeles-based singer and songwriter who soulfully shares her message of love and transformation. Her music is influenced by the sounds of Anita Baker, Toni Braxton, Mary J. Blige, and Amel Larrieux. This former math teacher and Brooklyn native has performed at venues like BB King's, Basquiat’s Bottle, Blue Note, The Bitter End, Le Bataclan, and Los Globos. Her debut album, Breakthrough, chronicles her journey of self- discovery and was inspired by her desire to empower herself during a challenging time. Songs like Greatness, Let Go, and Moving Forward remind listeners that when tapping into their inner strength, they are truly unstoppable. QUEEN ILISE is featured in the film Used and Borrowed Time, performing her songs I Found You and Cloud 9. Her song The Remedy appears in the award-winning indie film Aligned, which premiered at the Brooklyn Film Festival and has been featured at film festivals in Palm Springs, CA and Greece. You can find her speaking about her journey as an artist and integrating her experience as a yoga instructor and life coach into her work on episodes of The Poet Podcast and VibeTalk Awaken. QUEEN ILISE’s most recent release is the soulful R&B duet, Breath Away, featuring Detroit native Sam Watson. She will also be venturing into house music on her upcoming releases.

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