Wednesday, 6 March 2013

African American Actresses Under 30

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African American Actresses Under 30 Biography
BioDejah Gomez, is a native of Chicago and is a versatile performer. She began singing at the early age of five and signed her first major recording contract when she was 15. She has toured the world and performed at the White House with the legendary Stevie Wonder. Dejah was also a featured singer for world renowned trumpeter Chris Botti. She Performed at the 2009 Grammys with Justin Timberlake, Al Green, Smokey Robinson, Ne-yo, and Jamie Foxx as well as the 2012 Grammys with Blake Shelton, The Band Perry and Glen Campbell. She has sung with gospel Evangelist Judy McAllister, Chaka Khan, Faith Hill and has worked with renowned musical director Rickey Minor on various projects.

She’s appeared as a background vocalist on American Idol backing contestants and performing with Mariah Carey for American Idol’s benefit, “Idol Gives Back.” She also performed with Country music superstar Clint Black and Pop sensation Jessica Simpson as a part of the benefit concert “America United”at Camp Pendelton. Dejah’s love for theater secured her an enviable spot in Broadway’s Tony Award winning play, The Lion King as Simba’s love interest Nala (cover).

Dejah has toured Europe with Michael Bolton and was a vocalist on his most recent live DVD recording, Live at Royal Albert Hall. She performed with Chrisette Michele for the 31st Annual UNCF Evening of Stars honoring Lionel Ritchie. Dejah performed on the 25th Anniversary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, backing Stevie Wonder, Sting, Smokie Robinson, and John Legend. She was a honorary featured guest vocalist invited to sing alongside Marvin Hamlisch at her Alma Mater St. Scholastica Academy. Dejah has toured with many artists ranging from fellow Chicagoan, Jennifer Hudson to Puffy’s Diddy Dirty Money. She most recently returned from The Republic of Georgia where she recorded a duet and shot a video with Georgia’s super star Sofia Nizharadze.

Currently Dejah is writing and recording her solo project.
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30
African American Actresses Under 30

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