Singer-Songwriter, Larysa Jaye, brings a twist to the Acoustic Soul Music scene. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, her newly released single, "Birmingham", is quickly touching hearts across the country.
Growing up as a pastors kid, born and raised in Kansas City, Kansas, Larysa and her family moved around a lot broadening her . Her love for music began at an early age playing piano, violin & tenor sax then finding her voice through a cappella choirs and musicals.
Moving to Tennessee in 2002, being surrounded by a thriving music scene, her love for the industry emerged. At 23, Larysa began taking her guitar to open mic nights throughout the city each week. Doing all that she could to get her voice heard. Singer songwriters like Chris Stapleton, Tracy Chapman and Jazmine Sullivan continue to inspire her journey forward.
Larysa has an exceptional ability to captivate her audience. Taking you on a journey through song, sharing lyrics about what she has gone through in her life. The vulnerability, the opportunity to share story, and her powerhouse vocals, have carved out a unique niche as a singer-songwriter.
Having performed at the Nashville Soul Music Festival, 31st Anniversary Martin Luther King Convocation. She is part of The National Museum of African American Music's Emerging Artist program. You'll often find Larysa at the International Nashville Airport as well as other various corporate and public stages throughout the US, Larysa continues to pursue her dream of a long lasting music career. The City of Sikeston, MO presented Larysa with a key to the city for her community involvement and support of MLK Jr Day 2022. She's lent her voice to internationally known artists such as Lauren Daigle, Danny Gokey, and Carrie Underwood, and even collaborated with Christian Artist and DC Talk Alum Kevin Max.
Mama to 4 - Kadyn (15), Kingston & Shakira (twins - 11) and Sydney (4), her family is everything! Her bubbly, fun loving, witty personality radiates both on and off the stage. She is quickly becoming a much sought after entertainer and has no plans of slowing down.