About Angel Sessions™
Angel Sessions Bio
“I’ve always had a love and passion for singing ever since I was a little girl. Touching the lives of others through my music inspires me to continue my journey for God’s glory until the end.” Angel Sessions
The road to success hasn’t been easy, but after 20 or more years in the music industry, Angel Sessions has proven she is in it to stay. Angel started out early on as an R&B recording artist. Before her first deal with Pittmoble/Ichiban Records and Volt Records, Angel was traveling to Guam, performing at the Grammy’s pre-party in Los Angeles, and performing at the same venue with acts such as The Whispers, H-Town, Teena Marie, James Brown, Eric Benet and many more.
She performed also on many local Television stations in the Bay Area and was interviewed on local radio program shows. Angel Sessions writes all of her own lyrics. “Ever since I can remember, I’ve always written songs of love to my heavenly Father. It was a gift God has given me along with the ability to sing.” Angel began singing in church. She was one of the lead singers that would perform a special song when called on. After years of local performances in the Bay area and the Los Angeles area, Angel was introduced to a producer/songwriter that would take her career to the next level. In 1998 she signed a deal with Pittmoble Records distributed by Ichiban Records. She released her first album entitled “Introducing Angel.” Her first single release, “She was never her” got radio airplay on over 80 BDS stations and was received well. The buzz about Angel was beginning to spread and many people in the music industry were hearing the name, Angel Sessions. Ichiban sold the company in 1999. Angel was introduced to the Vice President of Fantasy Records, Phil Jones.
She had already recorded her second album “Love Ride” in Atlantic, Georgia and at the time was shopping for another deal for her new project. Phil Jones loved the album and it was soon released in December 1999 on Volt Records. The single “Get It Right” from the album was also released to all of the radio stations around the country. A video was also shot for the song. Actor/Director Fred Williamson played Angels’ father in the video. The album was well received and had a small write-up review in the Rolling Stones magazine, and was mentioned in Billboard magazine. Angel Sessions also had the opportunity to tour with (School Entertainment Activity Program). link. is Los Angeles California. This was a great way of getting the artist's music heard and bought on demand by all of the middle school and high school kids in Los Angles. A lot of major recording artist was a part of this event such as Usher, Brandy, Destiny’s Child, Spice Girls, Britney Spears, Rome, Tyrese Gibson, and more. The Love Ride album was taking off at a good start for Angel. Volt Records also signed Lenny Williams, Brenda Holiday, Freda Payne, The Delfonics, and The Dramatics. Each of them did a one-album deal, and Angel had the opportunity to record backup vocals on their album, and also duets. She was also introduced to Maurice White, lead singer of Earth Wind and Fire. Angel sings on two of Maurice’s songs that would later be placed on the Stylistics album in 2010 entitled “Painted in the Sky.” Many great producers contribute to the album “Love Ride” such as Claytoven Richardson, Preston Glass, Andre Rivers, Larry Batiste, link. Pittman, Andre Cymone, and Tony Camillo.
Tony Camillo wrote the song “Inconvenience” on Angel’s album “Love Ride.” It was written for the movie “Held Up” starring Jamie Fox and Nia Long. The original title of the film was titled “Inconvenience” but was soon changed to the titled “Held Up.” However, Angel was invited to the movie premiere to meet Jamie Fox and the cast and to see the film.
In 1999, Angel was introduced to Mary Wilson, formally from the talented and famous girl group, The Supremes. In 2004, Angel traveled around the country as a Supreme with Mary Wilson. In 2005 Angel released her first urban gospel recording album on CD Baby. The album entitled “He Loves You” began her new journey in the gospel world of music for Angel Sessions. She audition to open up for Fred Hammond at the San Diego State Fair in 2007 and was later asked to do two shows, performing on two different stages, on that same day of the event. In 2012 Angel release other gospel material. She shot her first two gospel videos, “Chasten” and “You Got Him, You Don’t.” Both videos were well-received by her fans. Angel released her next video in 2013 entitled “You Can.” In one hour after the release, it went viral to over 9,000 views. Angel released her 7th album “You Send Me Higher” an EP. “If You Love Me” that same year. In 2014 her latest album “Hearts of Broken Love” gain exposure from fans around the world after the release of her single “Get Up” from the album. It was released to radio stations and charted at number 1 for 11 weeks on the National US Charts. “Hearts of Broken Love” also charted on Amazon at number 14 for best Gospel music download. Angel was also nominated for best Female artist in the Underground Music Awards in 2014 where Nicki Minaj won in 2008 and J. Cole won in 2010.
Angel released her 9th studio album entitled “Songs of Comfort” on all online stores. The album went to number 20 on Amazon's bestselling gospel album in Soul. She released her new single “Jesus is Coming Soon” in February 2015 and “Don’t Let Go” her second single in March of 2015 which is currently topping the Contemporary R&B charts crossing over from the gospel area at number 8 bestselling gospel music on Amazon. Angel also released her third single from the album entitled “He’s the Same” which went to #1 on the Praise and Worship on Amazon’s bestselling chart. Angel is currently the co-host of a new TV show entitled Artists United TV with host Kellie Leigh, CEO of Artists United Worldwide. Angel is a voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (Grammy). She has been featured in Encore HD Hair Magazine, ArtistsUnited Magazine, Say What News online magazine, and Top Cat online magazine. Angel has also had her songs featured on the Coast 2 Coast mixed tape. She was nominated for an Underground Music Award for Most Promising Female Artist. She was also nominated for the ALT Music Entertainment Awards for Best Female Artist. Angel continues her success by building upon fan based and she is so grateful for the support many of her fans have shown her. Now at the present, Angel Sessions releases her latest music, Called (Chosen) Let's Go Ride and Revoked featuring Shardella Sessions in all stores and streaming services.
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