"Karlea Lynne' is an old soul. Surprising vocals from an unassuming source. The musical world has taken note. “
- Tampa Bay Times
The sweet and soulful song stylist, Karlea Lynne', is a rising voice on the cusp of jazz and soul.
Known for the candor in her interpretation and the ambience of her tone, Karlea has been widely recognized as a transportive force for her audiences, taking them on a journey with every song she presents.
In her formative years as a vocalist Karlea Lynne’ made a lasting impression on Florida’s music scene. She headlined The Lakeland Jazz Festival, performed at The Tampa Bay and Wesley Chapel Jazz Festivals, respectively, won a National Young Arts Foundation Award and won the first-ever Berklee College of Music’s soloist competition. Karlea Lynne’ studied at Berklee College of Music where she had the opportunity to learn from industry greats such as Debra Byrd and Sheila Jordan.
Now NYC-based , Karlea Lynne' can be found serving music for the soul throughout the region including Minton’s Playhouse, Smoke Jazz & Supper Club, SOB’S, Wally’s Jazz Cafe, The House of Blues, and South Jazz Kitchen.