Lisa Ramey – ‘By The Shore’
Vocal powerhouse Lisa Ramey caught the attention of millions following her stint on The US Voice, where she performed on the team of John Legend. Exuding soul-infused fervor in every delivery, superbly countered by her signature rock n’ roll edge that unequivocally captures her roots; the St Louis born, New York-based vocalist has recently returned to the spotlight to take her unmatched versatile artistry to the next level. Following a string of anticipatory releases like unplugged, gospel stormer ‘Certainly Lord’, country blues track ‘Jesus Is My Only Friend’, powerful nod to Black History Month ‘Keep Your Lamps’, and latest single ‘You Know’, Ramey now returns with her last single, reggae bopper ‘By The Shore’ ahead of her full album release.
With a growing catalogue of gospel, rock and R&B infused productions, Lisa Ramey’s limitless and creative mentality is reflected in her discography, as she effortlessly floats between genres with unmatched versatility. Blending styles to create her own distinctive sound, her productions are scattered with nods to greats who have gone before her. As she harnesses her unique talent for re-awakening forgotten voices, she showcases her very own refreshed perspective.
Ramey’s latest offering sees the artist lean into her playful personality, as she floats effortlessly above a free-flowing production and teleports her fans to a sun-drenched plane. Representative of her artistic evolution of the course of her single releases, Ramey continues to utilize her unique vocal timbre, yet now with a newfound hope and positivity shining through – plus a sprinkle of summertime reggae.
I believe in the power of positive thinking, praying, meditating and tunnel vision. Holding onto my beliefs at all costs is something I’ve come to cherish, as I learn more about who I am and unapologetically claim my life.”
As sweet, mellow guitar and percussion surround Ramey’s versatile vocal, unique additions of black Jamaican birdsong and organs support the composition, while the multi-talented artist continues to discover a pure means of translating and understanding her experiences.
By fusing evergreen reggae-infused tones with the perfect melodic instrumentation and seamlessly integrating the two, Ramey’s latest offering lends itself to a golden, aestival experience that envelopes its listener in an ambient, reflective moment. Lisa Ramey is on radio rotation with the track ‘By The Shore’.