The ever changing Bios of Chrissy Morgan:
Chrissy Morgan is a Detroit vocalist like no other. This Detroit Music Award veteran has been nominated in the jazz, children's, urban, gospel, and americana categories for her work as both a lead vocalist and a backing vocalist for some of Detroit's greatest musicians. Her latest project, "Chrissy Morgan and her Fabulous Band", has performed at The Whitney, The London Chop House, and The Willis Show Bar as well as other local venues and festivals. Though Chrissy tries to keep her evenings booked for performances, her days are spent teaching Beginner's Vocal Lessons at Berkley Music Co. Chrissy's next adventure includes recording first first solo EP with 6 original penned tunes. www.chrissymorgan.com
Chrissy Morgan is proud to be Detroit's backup vocalist. She has recorded and performed with Detroit professional recording artists The Original Vandellas (motown), Scott Morgan (60's rock), Vin Dombroski (alternative), and T-Money Green (hiphop). While those opportunities help her grow as an artist, she really shines while she is front and center performing in her “fabulous band”. Listeners get a sense of Chrissy's influences and are taken on a musical journey with each song easily transitioning from a Judy Garland jazz standard to a Cyndi Lauper 80's classic. To keep up with Chrissy, backing her are the finest musicians, always including, musical veteran Susie Woodman, accompanying on keys. Together they custom tailor each set to their surroundings easily transforming from cocktail hour to summer festival. They have also toe-dipped into the singer/ songwriter circuit where you can really get a sense of their style, not to different from Elton John and Bernie Taupin. Chrissy Morgan is currently recording is first 6 song original EP featuring Susie Woodman (keys), John Barron( Bass), Jef Reynolds (bass), Stuart Tucker (drums), Billy Furman (harmonica), and Rod Jones (sax). When not performing, Chrissy Morgan teaches vocal lessons at Berkley Music Co. in Berkley. And when not teaching, she enjoys any activity outdoors. From walks around the neighborhood with her labradorable, Patsy, to camping with her husband and budding photographer Chris, if it involves a chance to be surrounded by nature or preserving it, she’s there.
cover photo: Liz Fornal / Cupcake Detroit