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About Amber J

Amber J is a singer-songwriter from Trail, B.C., pursuing music full-time in Toronto, and taking the scene by storm. Growing up she was surrounded by music, but limited to the lyrics and sounds of gospel and Christian influences. Typically found with a guitar in hand, Amber’s evolving sound is a unique blend of pop and R&B, capturing her original perspective through organic storytelling.


Musical genre(s): Pop, R&B
What song do you frequently listen to for motivation and why? “Unbreakable” by Alicia Keys. It just fires me up.
What/who inspires you musically? My musical inspirations cross a ray of spectrums from Billie Holiday and The Beatles to female powerhouses like Tracy Chapman and Jewel who really fueled my desire to write on guitar.
Which artist, dead or alive, would you choose to perform with? Childish Gambino
Which artists have influenced or remind you of yourself or your band? India Arie, Julia Michaels, Alessia Cara, Ed Sheeran

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