THE BUZZ

October 21st, 2011

Artist On the Rise: Lauriana Mae

feature

Let’s just cut to the chase: music needs Lauriana Mae. Name doesn’t ring a bell? Well, it’s time for you to get acquainted. To put it simply, this girl can blow. But don’t take my word for it. Check out the video below of her performance at SOB’s earlier this week during SolVillage presented by Singersroom.

Newly signed to Atlantic Records, many liken the New Jersey native to the late Amy Winehouse and have compared her sound to Ella Fitzgerald, Ruth Brown, and Billie Holiday. She is creating her own lane in the industry, seamlessly blending classic jazz, R&B, and other styles with contemporary music. When she performs, you’ve got no choice but to move your body and sing along.

Lauriana Mae was a former contestant on P. Diddy’s “Starmaker” and while she didn’t make the cut, she definitely kept working hard at her craft with the support of her band, The Pains. Lauriana has definitely got the music scene a buzz and this writer, to say the least, is looking forward to more from this artist, including an album which is set to drop in the near future.


About the Author

Genel Ambrose
Genel is SocialtikMag's Lifestyle Editor. She recently completed a MFA in Creative Writing and holds dual degrees in Journalism and Sociology from New York University.




 
 

 
KeithRobinson2011

On the Rise: Keith Robinson

Actor Keith Robinson – who you probably remember from Golden Globe winning movie Dream Girls – has a passion for music and is trying his chops at a professional music career. The actor who was actually signed to Mot...
by Genel Ambrose
94

 
 
TI&Tiny

“TI & Tiny: Family Hustle” NYC Screening

Last night VH1 and Akoo Clothing hosted the premiere of TI’s new reality series – TI & Tiny: Family Hustle. Press, bloggers and celebrities, including Swizz Beats, were on hand at Yotel in NYC for the event. TI ...
by Genel Ambrose
169

 
 
Future_RAPPER-520x346

Making Magic: Future the Rapper

From T.I. to Gucci Mane Atlanta is known to crank out new rap talent. Newest to the scene is Future. Most are familiar with his 2011 homage to Al Pacchino’s Scarface’s character, “Tony Montana” and his vocals on...
by Lynn McFail
59

 

 
In-Living-Color

‘In Living Color’ Returning to Fox

The groundbreaking 90′s comedy sketch “In Living Color” will be returning to Fox TV, the network announced recently. The show will be “a modern-day take on the hit sketch comedy show that will feature a ...
by Genel Ambrose
70

 
 
bk

New Artists Shine at SOB’s Showcase

As CMJ Music week wraps this weekend, we’ve got highlights for you from SOB’s neo-soul/R&B singer-songwriter showcase . The CMJ festival, which promotes new and undiscovered artists, featured performances and film scree...
by Genel Ambrose
284

 



32 Comments


  1. I love this girl Lauriana Mae her style of music n fashion definitely sets her apart. It would be great to see her Jessica Ferguson, Lady Gaga collaborate. I love mixing artist together you normally wouldnt expect to work together…sometimes that’s the best music.


  2. In order to make you more charming in the life, a beautiful louboutin shoes is a key aspect. With a cheap Christian louboutin shoes, you will have fun in the life.


  3. that may be the situation with precious, beautiful Christian Louboutin shoes Christian Louboutin On Sale


  4. In summer holiday, to have a comfortable handbag is very important to the ladies.


  5. Hello, everyone! Today is Burberry Outlet Online store Outlet sale season.


  6. Useful blog,i hope we can see more like this !-DEMI


  7. Everybody knows that the way it is among Jordans To buy retail store, the products in love with he’re slightly gratifying with more with no quote. Generally the test jogging shoes high street put have the top part product catalog the entrepreneurial world athletic shoes, while it’s true these particular jordans coming from a web store may be hard for just about everywhere they really are in high street put. This in turn business web page is easily the most very good spot to actually find, achieving or higher unknown people frames, you can get yourself free shipping and delivery, moreover, you can get yourself 60 per cent cheaper what ever a person buys. In addition, a number of us cartel that you get to particularly the contemporary releases, like the The nike air jordan different Light At nighttime, The air The nike air jordan Airplane Sort, The air The nike air jordan Game During these S or anything else.


  8. Citing her family as her biggest inspiration, Lauriana even wrote a ballad for her sister who served in Iraq, called Soldier Song as the competition gets underway.


  9. I simply want to mention I


  10. on the New York Stock Exchang the moment sweetie bracelets are extremely favorite; they can be a example of items of fun jewelry which might be expressed by brands renowned for quality


  11. Thanks for sharing. i really appreciate it that you shared with us such informative post


  12. I’m impressed. Very informative and trustworthy blog does exactly what it sets out to do. I’ll bookmark your weblog for future use.


  13. Thank you for giving me the information provided, let me once again disintegration. Thank=ou the next post birth, looking forward to…….


  14. Was the survey within an email or do you have a link to it?


  15. north face pink ribbon jacket


  16. Was the survey within an email or do you have a link to it?


  17. Thanks, this story is very interesting and absorbing! I’m looking forward to reading your new stories! You wield a formidable pen


  18. Cheap North Face Jackets composition is based on the design of the foundation, including a lot of content, overall, is flat, or three-dimensional, or color, are indispensable to the. Discount North Face Jackets in the teaching of the design basis, the three constitute a separate but closely related to the three courses.


  19. Thanks, this story is very interesting and absorbing! I’m looking forward to reading your new stories! You wield a formidable pen


  20. This is often a wonderful weblog, could you be interested in doing an interview concerning just how you developed it? If so e-mail me and my friends!Exciting!!!I know a good cheap price but also very fashionable place, it sell rolex atlanta, I know we also need it.


  21. I see this publish among the best publish ever. It may be unusal. I truly admire quite ideas you are offering within the content. I’m anticipating for additional important ideas plus much more blogs. Your a very lucky you to definitely certainly have this gift basket of understanding. Stay the very best !!!!


  22. We were able to find much appreciation that we can get because there are many awards that we can get right now if we are able to try hard and precise AUTO


  23. Wow,great content and your blog template is so beautiful. Is this template free or not. If so, would you please share this template? if not, how much does it cost? Thanks a lot!


  24. This is all very new to me and this article really opened my eyes.Thanks for sharing with us your wisdom.


  25. Yeah, Thanks for posting! I really enjoyed the report. I’ve already bookmark this article.


  26. Renault CAN clip et VAS 5054A livraison gratuite.feng


  27. Citing her family as her biggest inspiration, Lauriana even wrote a ballad for her sister WHO served in Asian country, referred to as Soldier Song because the competition gets current. click http://www.ashleyofmanchester.co.uk/


  28. Lauriana Mae was a former contestant on P. Diddy’s “Starmaker” and while she didn’t make the cut, she definitely kept working hard at her craft with the support of her band,


  29. i will like your blog and thanks for your kind.doris


  30. Lauriana Mae was a above adversary on P. Diddy’s “Starmaker” and while she didn’t accomplish the cut, she absolutely kept alive harder at her ability with the abutment of her band


  31. U480 OBD2 CAN BUS Code Scanner OBDII Engine Code Reader.feng


  32. I’m Typically To Running A Blog And I Really Appreciate Your Content. The Article Has Actually Peaks My Interest. I Am Going To Bookmark Your Website And Keep Checking For Brand Spanking New Information.



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Twitter Users
Enter your personal information in the form or sign in with your Twitter account by clicking the button below.


thru 9/26 - Fall Sale. 30% Off select styles. Disc