Tuesday April 16, 2012
Taking It To The Street
Mononymous Chilliwack R&B singer hits the big time
Submitted by Deb Buchner, Chilliwack
Chilliwack R&B singer Kat shows off her award at Rendezvous Restaurant in March.
n March 23rd Chilliwack's very own R&B singer/songwriter Kat won a recording contract with EMI Music Canada while competing in Toronto during Canadian Music Week.
Kat won with her original song On These Streets. You can see the raw footage video of her song filmed in Vancouver here.
"Singing is not what I do, it's who
I am. If I can have a
positive impact no matter how small on the world we live in today
then with my last breath I will sing," she says.
Kat with Gwen O'Mahony (R) and a fan at Rendevous.
Kat, and her award, were welcomed
home by a Red Carpet Event in her honour. The invitation only Black
Tie event, hosted by the Rendezvous Restaurant, was attended by
family, friends, media and dignitaries. Chilliwack-Hope NDP
Candidate Gwen OíMahony attended and the City of Chilliwack was
represented by Sue Attrill.
has had tremendous success this year. She won a spot in the
Metropolis Glee Club, was mentored by Canadian Icon Jann Arden, was
a finalist in Valley Voices & performed live on ET Canada. Katís
voice coach is Darcy D (former member of the Canadian Juno Award
Winning band Prism).
Follow Kat as she rises to stardom on her website www.officialkat.com
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