A Chicago native, Chantae Cann is not a novice to the music world. She has been blessed to travel the world as a background vocalist (10+ years) with the likes of Leon Timbo, Darlene McCoy, P.J. Morton, Gramps Morgan, and Grammy Award winning artist India Arie. She’s had the tremendous honor of collaborating with artists/bands such as, Snarky Puppy, Jarrod Lawson, Jonathan McReynolds, Tony Momrelle, Jaspects, The Foreign Exchange, Zo!, Mike Hicks, Sho Baraka and Khari Cabral Simmons.
Chantae’s voice is the perfect combination of a warm Spring day, the fragrance just before it rains, and a sunset so breathtaking you can’t seem to capture it just right on camera. Chantae’s music blends the exploratory sounds of JAZZ with the feel good vibes of SOUL, which makes for a mixture that is quite delicious. It is her heart’s desire to simply inspire, uplift and encourage the lives of others through music.
Journey to Golden is a spirit lifting and heartfelt 11-track album that features songs written and performed by Chantae Cann, featuring honest and uplifting lyrics, skillful musicianship and unparalleled vocals. A blend of soul and jazz with urban flair, Journey to Golden positions Chantae Cann as dominant talent for today’s most avid music fans.
Sparked by the hope that her music awakens purpose, destiny and truth to all who listen, Journey to Golden is a true testament of the humble beginnings of one of the greatest voices of this generation. Her vocal delivery is soothing, sultry and more than just soulful, it’s soul fulfilling. Whether you find yourself listening to her live at a show or turning her up in your headphones, chances are you will have peace in your mind and a smile on your face.
The record features guest appearances by Grammy Award winning Jazz Fusion band Snarky Puppy and vocals and musical compositions by Jamie Portee.
Chantae wishes to continue to perform for thousands of individuals to simply inspire, uplift and encourage the lives of others through music.