VOCAL PERFORMANCE COACH

VOCALIST

VOCAL CONTRACTOR/PRODUCER

ABOUT LAURA JANE

Laura Jane, international recording artist is originally from Michigan where she was raised in a multi cultural family. She started singing at the tender age of 3 years old and her first professional gig was singing in the children’s chorus of the OPERA GRAND RAPIDS where she performed in such acclaimed operas as CARMEN and TOSCA. Growing up she performed in theater and musical theater productions all over town, and she sang radio commercials for HONDA and starred in a few television commercials such as for Meijer’s Grocery Stores.

Laura Jane was accepted to the prestigious BOSTON CONSERVATORY of Music where she studied for two years and finished her education at the UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS in Philadelphia, PA with a degree in music and theatre. While in Philadelphia she stumbled across superstar songwriting and producing team GAMBLE AND HUFF (who owned the building her school was actually in) of the legendary THE SOUND OF PHILADELPHIA and found herself in the studio immediately singing with such icons like Billy Paul and working with legendary producer Dexter Wansel. Laura Jane was then placed in a girl group and with a development deal with the label. This is where her studio experience began.

Laura Jane performed professional regional theater in such productions like LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, BEEHIVE, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, a European tour of HAIR and a national tour of HARLEM RENAISSANCE before making the trip across country to the city of angels – LOS ANGELES.

Upon arriving in Los Angeles, Laura Jane then again found herself in another girl group this time signed to A & M RECORDS. The group eventually got dropped and then she found herself all the way across the country with no family and in need of a job! Thus the adventures in Los Angeles began.

Since being in Los Angeles, Laura Jane has worked, toured and/or recorded with the likes of Enrique Iglesias, Joe Cocker, Aerosmith, Miles Mosley, Vintage Trouble, Billy Ray Cyrus, Kelly Clarkson, the late Teena Marie, The Black Eyed Peas, Dave Matthews Band, Lea Michelle, Michael Bolton, Joss Stone, Nicole Sherzinger, Katharine McPhee, Adam Lambert, 50 Cent, Better Than Ezra, Cheap Trick, Taylor Dayne, Fantastic Negrito, and Bret McKenzie. She has performed on almost every music related television show in the United States such as the GRAMMY’S, THE OSCARS, The Latin Grammy’s, American Music Awards, MTV Music Awards, America’s Got Talent, American Idol, The Voice, So you think you Can Dance, Billboard Music Awards, Ellen, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallen, Conan and the Late Late Show with James Corden. Laura Jane has also performed on numerous television shows in Europe and almost every music related show in Latin America,such as BBC, The Echo Awards, the NRJ Awards in France, MTV India, Telehit, Premios Juventad and many many more. She also sang with Gloria Estefan and Yolanda Adams on the Quincy Jones 85 Birthday Celebration on BET and with Yolanda Adams and Carrie Underwood on the Elvis Tribute Show on NBC. Laura most recently sang in the choir for Carrie Underwoods Christmas Special called The Gift that aired on HBO MAX. She also had the pleasure of performing in the choir behind Cynthia Erivo on the Academy Awards 2020 singing the theme song from the movie Harriet. She also sang in the House Band for the annual Music Cares event under the musical direction of Greg Philligaines in 2019 honoring DOLLY PARTON, singing behind people like Shawn Mendes, Miley Cyrus and Lauren Daigle.

Laura’s voice has been heard on numerous television and film projects. She sang on the BAD BOYS FOR LIFE soundtrack, as well as the DORA AND THE LOST CITY OF GOLD soundtrack, where she was also the singing voice for Eva Longoria. She also recently did vocals for Wu Tang: An American Saga – on HULU and DEATH IN PARADISE on BBC. She also did vocals for the TV show called AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE on ABC, The Neighbors – where she worked with legendary composer Alan Menken, She sang on several episodes on the NETFLIX special called the GET DOWN, also on We Will Rise, on ABC, not to mention Let It Shine (Disney) and Sex and The City 2 Soundtrack. Laura Jane is also featured on the LETTERS TO JULIET movie soundtrack where she did a remake of the classic Italian song called QUANDO QUANDO QUANDO with Chris Mann.

Laura Jane has released two albums independently, TO MY PLANET BOO in 2005 produced by two time Grammy winner Xavier Dphrepaulezz aka Fantastic Negrito and EVERYTHING CHANGES IN 2012, produced by Jameson Trotter. Both Albums gained rave reviews and got international radio airplay. She has performed her solo shows in London, New York, Los Angeles, Jakarta, Monaco and Budapest. She is featured on the Tao of Sound’s album called THESE TIMES. She also performed in Washington DC a the America Abroad Media Awards, representing The United States of America. The event was dedicated to journalists who put their lives on the line to get the ‘story” out and was in attendance by diplomats from several different countries including ones in the middle east. Laura Jane created her own version of the song BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER with grammy nominated producer Herman Jackson and Arab music maestro Bassam Saba.

Laura Jane has traveled to 90 countries and has performed on the biggest stages in the world not once but multiple times.

Laura Jane also is co executive producer and co creator of the Reality tv show called HARMONY – THE BACKGROUND SINGERS OF LOS ANGELES.

Laura Jane started her own company called JANE GLOBAL MUSIC SERVICES and created the LAURA JANE INTERNATIONAL VOCAL STUDIO. These two entities concentrate on vocal coaching, vocal masterclasses, vocal producing, consultations, contracting of vocals and working with various composers for multiple projects. As a teacher, she has taught or collaborated with other teachers at SCHOOL OF ROCK, (LOS ANGELES) LOS ANGELES MUSIC ACADEMY, MUSICIANS INSTITUTE( LOS ANGELES) , MUSICIANS WOODSHED (AUSTIN, TEXAS) ORANGE COUNTY HIT FACTORY, ORANGE COUNTY HIT FACTORY ACADEMY and she is helping launch a new creative facility in Houston Texas called THE FUTURE STARS OF HOUSTON.

She has mentored, vocal produced, co written and executive produced songs for emerging artists, Tejana artist Devin Banda and Pearl Z.

She assisted in putting together the children’s choir for the remake of the iconic song by the BLACK EYED PEAS called WHERE IS THE LOVE.

She has been working on multiple projects with Katara Studios out of Doha, Qatar in partnership with Mazen Murad. She vocal produced, vocal arranged and is also a co writer on an album with an emerging artist AISHA out of Doha- who is one to watch, with acclaimed producer MANON DAVE (Black Eyed Peas, A.R. Rahman) out of the UK.

Laura Jane is working on her third album which will be released in 2021.