Dana Rice is an Atlanta based singer/songwriter from Mississippi who delivers velvet vocals over soulful vibes with heart hitting lyrics. Her latest offering is called BEND, an R&B/Soul single which she co-wrote with songwriting partner and producer Jayne Olderman.
When asked to describe herself this is how Dana replies -
"Purple. Shiny objects. Whimsical designs. Funky fashions. These are a few of my favorite things!”
Listen to just a few bars of any song written by Dana Rice and you’re bound to hear some references to any of the aforementioned items. When you need to calm your soul and just “chill”, that’s a good time to click on a Dana Rice song. Her songs and soulful singing give you that comforting feeling of finally being home. So sit back, relax and let Dana’s message and her music breathe so you can experience what’s going on inside your soul. From Gospel to Jazz, Motown to Neo Soul; there are so many artists whose music is interwoven into the tapestry of Dana’s music; Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, BeBe & CeCe Winans, Stevie Wonder, Natalie Cole, Sam Cooke, Patti LaBelle, John Legend, Alicia Keys, Ella Fitzgerald.
On any given day you will find her writing songs, singing songs, playing the piano and teaching others how to do the same through piano/voice lessons.
Here's what people are saying about Dana Rice:
"Very pleasing voice and delivery!" - Johnnie Walker, President and Founder of Women Who Jam
Dana has performed her music throughout the US and has toured Japan where she performed and taught music workshops. One of the highlights of her career is working with the next generation of singers. She has been a guest clinician with the Gospel Music Workshop Of America's children's choir and has nurtured numerous young musicians. Her students have performed in prestigious venues, been featured in music videos and professional sound recordings.
Up next for Dana is her annual Big Dreams concert (April 2018) where she spotlights some of metro Atlanta’s newest young talents and performs as well.
Dana is married to Damian Rice, her biggest supporter. They have been married 22 years and have a son and daughter who are both artists as well.
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