The ALYSON WILLIAMS Experience w/ Nathan Mitchell
Sultry R&B/Jazz Diva. First Lady Of Def Jam. Harlem’s First Lady Of Jazz. The Urban Soul Diva.
Entrepreneur, philanthropist and radio host, are just a few of the hats renowned Harlem raised recording artist Alyson Williams wears. With a voice so hauntingly pure, Alyson is able to transport you to your very own utopia while effortlessly showcasing she really can do it all.
Growing up, Alyson was surrounded by and exposed to great music. Her father, celebrated Jazz trumpeter and bandleader, Bobby Booker was a major influence in her life. Alyson instantly grabbed the attention of Def Jam label CEO, Russell Simmons, becoming the first female R&B artist to sign with the label and was a founding member of Def Jam. Blessed with an extremely rare and prestigious opportunity, Alyson had the honor of being mentored by the late Dr. Maya Angelou. With a personality and voice so captivating and magical, Alyson has caught the attention of several other dignitaries and celebrities including First Lady Michelle Obama, as well as Ms. Oprah Winfrey. Blessed with an impeccable and soulful voice, Alyson is well respected by industry royalty and fans worldwide for her genuine heart, innovative mind and honest lyrics.
Nathan Mitchell, an accomplished American contemporary jazz / soul (composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist) music educator and has become one of the most respected musical storytellers in the contemporary jazz industry. This award nominated and winning artist is known best for his electric showmanship, unique talents, and enthusiastic energy. Nathan has made great strides quickly by scoring a #1 BILLBOARD hit with his song 100% Cotton from his debut TnR release It’s My Time.