What's Up Music World? I'm FResTiLe, a female recording artist from the Washington, DC area who wrote, produced, arranged, performed and recorded my debut CD entitled "Born Capricorn". My hope is to reach the masses with my style of music that consist of R&B, Hip Hop, Soul and Alternative Rock. I want people to listen and truly set their "SPIRIT FREE" as they vibe with me on a musical journey. I create and sing what I feel and I hope you feel it too! Sit back, Relax and Enjoy my recipe!! Up Next??? My Rock Soul Project!!! Stay tuned!
Influences include Stevie Wonder, Barry White, Aretha Franklin, Elton John, Prince, Marvin Gaye, Minnie Ripperton & Chaka Khan. She is also a big Hip Hop, Rock & Alternative fan.
FResTiLe, a native of Washington D.C., began her musical journey at the acclaimed Duke Ellington School of the Performing Arts. She recorded a 12" record with a local record label, performed in local groups and landed a gig as a back-up singer for recording artist George Michael when he toured Washington D.C.
Musically diverse, FResTiLe circulated her talent and name by providing background vocals for gospel recording artist Richard Smallwood and contributed as a co-writer for a few songs on R&B sensation Cornell Stone's "Stoned" album. Influenced by old school flavor and urban artists such as Lauryn Hill and Alicia Keys, FResTiLe has always sought to hone and perfect her God-given talent. "As I can remember I always knew that my destiny was to become an entertainer. At the early stages of my childhood I became very fascinated with music and that turned my fascination into a keen interest." As an avid music lover and achiever of academic excellence, FResTiLe soared!
Currently, FResTiLe's GoGo/HipHop Street Mix EP is circulating in a neighborhood near you showcasing her lyrical skills and paying tribute to the D.C. go-go scene with her single "Lose Control", a sure club banger. FResTiLe's debut album "Born Capricorn" is set against a lyrical backdrop of diverse life experiences featuring tracks solely written and produced by FResTiLe. The album is a testament to FResTiLe's lyrical prowess and diverse vocal range. The debut album is very hit-driven. "My music is an expression of artistic frustration, happiness, sadness, angst and a celebration of creative emotion that has developed over time."
The first single "Lose My Mind/Addiction" showcases the singer/songwriters undeniable ability to mix contemporary R&B with hip-hop beats. The track "Makin'Love" reveals the depth and range of FResTiLe's smoldering, sensual voice. "Gimme Some" is a club track created with a spin to exploit men instead of women who are often targeted in male hip-hop videos. "FRee" is an orchestral 3/4 timed hip-hop flavored track with string and instrumental build-up for a spine-tingling delivery.
Expanding on her own unique production, FResTiLe, is the next up and coming artist possessing creativity that sets her apart from the rest. So with that in-mind, sit back relax and enjoy her recipe for music like no other. The sensuous tones of her hypnotically arresting voice, along with her blazing pulsating beats and innovative words will penetrate your soul and warm your heart.