The beautiful singing sensation Paulette McWilliams
This well accomplished singer has sang along with the greats such as, Chaka Khan, Rufus, Luther Vandross, and Donnie Hathaway. She has also recorded with Mary J. Blige as well as recorded and appeared with Aretha Franklin, Lauryn Hill, Celine Dion, Anastacia, Whitney Houston, Patty LaBelle, Deborah Cox, Michael Jackson, David Bowie and many others. The list goes from A-Z. You don't realize it, bu you have heard her voice many times. She is the voice behind the TV commercials you hear daily such as Folgers, McDonalds, Diet Pepsi with Britney Spears, Cadillac, Cover Girl, American Express, Celebrex and the "Love Jones" by Mercedes.
She is a gifted songwriter and is co-writing her new CD with Anne Schelle Herring.which is to be released in Japan in February 2007, She is currently joined by her good friends and partners Vincent Herring on saxophone, Nat Adderley Jr. on piano,(also producer on the CD!) Richie Goods on bass, and E.J. Strickland and Greg Hutchinson on drums. In addition to being a vocalist/songwriter/actress (Paulette studied at Stella Adler in New York and Lee Strasberg in Los Angeles and has appeared in a few movies) she is working to educate younger artists about the music industry and how to keep themselves productive and in control of their destiny.
We salute this gifted, and timeless loc'd diva! She personifies what it means to be a Queen...
*Info taken from artists' MySpace account, http://www.myspace.com/paulettemcwilliams*
Stay Blessed & Happy Locing!