R&B, Jazz, Pop
Anissa Lea is an American-Italian singer/ songwriter from Detroit, Michigan, who captivates her listeners with heartfelt original songs and soulful renditions of standards. In addition to Anissa’s musical influence of Rhythm & Blues and Jazz performers, her inspiration includes Motown and other Popular groups from the era. This is demonstrated by her soulful renditions of "Can't Take My Eyes Off You," The Four Season's,“ This Magic Moment," The Drifter’s, and "Remember Walking In The Sand," The Shangri-Las among others on her debut album. Anissa said, “I only wish to sing and write songs that resonate with me. A song should move your soul to a place that only music can.” Like the break out original, "Trapped Inside," based on Anissa's own personal experience. The song has already become a favorite on WPON Detroit radio. Anissa plans to stay true to herself and always relatable to her fans throughout her music career. She just completed her self titled debut album, “Anissa Lea.” An eclectic mix of Popular Standards. Lea is not only the name of her beloved dog featured in the artwork on the album, but also her nonprofit, "Love Every Animal" (LEA). Anissa continues to be a featured talent with appearances and performances both locally and nationally. This includes media and events for public and private sectors, such as universities, churches and charities.