PatriceLIVE is an R&B recording artist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist based in Washington DC who has been singing since the age of 5 years old. With a unique blend of soul, pop, and rock music, PatriceLIVE is a rising star and budding icon. After getting signed to a record label in high school, PatriceLIVE has been releasing her own style of R&B music. This holiday season, check out her Christmas song, My Favorite Things, and learn more about her, her inspirations, favorite releases, and more in this interview.
Hey! Introduce yourself. Where are you from?
I am PatriceLIVE. I’m a singer, songwriter, band leader, entrepreneur, and philanthropist from the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
When did you start making music?
I started singing at age 5. I started singing professionally at the age of 15 when I wrote the alma mater for my high school and was signed to a record label.
Who inspired you to start making music?
I come from a musical family and I always enjoyed seeing the production of a stage show production.
How would you describe your music style?
I have a very sexy traditional R&B style but I also love to record and perform my energetic pop tunes as well.
Who are you listening to now?
I love Dixson (formerly known as Darius Scott), Samara Joy, Kevin Ross, Kiana Lede, and a ton of Christmas music!
What’s your best project or single so far?
My album entitled “Wonder Woman” featured my two top singles, to go-go infused song “Promise” and my women’s anthem “Dope Gold”. People also love my Christmas song “My Favorite Things”.
Any upcoming releases from you to look out for?
I will release a new EP in summer of 2023 and a book!
Have any shoutouts?
I thank God for trusting me with gifts and talents that will enhance other people’s lives. Thanks to my beautiful family and loyal friends, my amazing supporters and to every teacher/leader who taught me the building blocks to leading others—starting with myself.
In addition to her musical endeavors, PatriceLIVE is also a marketing professional, talent booking agent, corporate band leader, creative director, songwriter, vocal producer, and music business educator. She is a member of the DC Grammy® Chapter, and she has also been a guest speaker at several national music education and empowerment events. Want more from PatriceLIVE? Listen to the Wonder Woman album, My Favorite Things, Promise, Dope Gold, and the rest of her catalog on Spotify or wherever you stream music. Happy holidays!