With a New York State of Mind and a Midwestern Spirit, Singer/Songwriter iamchelseaiam uses her guitar to deliver melodic riffs, taking audiences on a rhythmic journey.
Playing multiple instruments since childhood, iamchelseaiam embarked on her musical path at the age of 9 and hasn't stopped since. Growing up in Cincinnati on an eclectic mix of Gospel, Jazz, Hip Hop and R&B, her musical influences span the likes of Stevie Wonder, Notorious BIG and the band Chicago. She has recently garnered comparisons to the likes of Elle Varner and Tracy Chapman.
During her time at Columbia College Chicago she obtained two album credits under Grammy Award winning Gospel producer, songwriter and artist Donald Lawrence. (The Law of Confessions-Donald Lawrence, 2009 and The Experience- Vanessa Bell Armstrong, 2009).
In 2012, iamchelseaiam released "Technicolor Summer" under the pseudonym Mizzmeasured. Collaborating with UK production duo BPM (Boys Playing Music, this R&B, electro EP tinged with heartbreak marked the start of a transition. In 2015, iamchelseaiam released her live EP "Live at the Bitter End" which is available on all digital outlets through Qi Media.
2015 showed continual growth for iamchelseaiam as she played the CMJ Music Festival in NYC as well as completed the No Boys Allowed College Tour. Also received numerous accolades such as placing in the iStandard Songwriting Competition as well as being nominated for Best Female Vocalist for the Dean's List Tour Awards show.
Recently, iamchelseaiam completed her 3 city "Winners & Losers" tour performing in London, NYC and Chicago to support her recent single release "Winner & Losers". She can be seen playing around New York City at venues such as The Bitter End, Piano's, the prestigious Iridium NYC and SOB's.
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