TYRA LEVONE is a soulful R&B Singer/ Songwriter/ Producer from Washington, DC. Through emotional, honest and transparent lyrics, her music reflects the struggles of everyday people.
Tyra’s musical roots began as a child singing in church with her Father who has always been her biggest inspiration. Her gift of writing is a natural ability to transform every emotion into poems and stories.
Tyra’s singing aspirations began at the age of 10 with a father-daughter duet at her neighborhood church. She continued writing songs, singing, and playing the piano for the church choir. Over the years, Tyra further developed her craft.
Tyra’s fusion of old school Jazz, Gospel, R&B, Blues, and Hip Hop influences produce an eclectic feel good sound.
She credits her influences to the likes of Gladys Knight, Marvin Gaye, Anita Baker, Stevie Wonder, and Aretha Franklin, just to name a few.
Tyra has performed at special events with the late legendary Godfather of GoGo, Chuck Brown, Entertainer, Marcus Johnson at Blues Alley, as well as numerous other special events and venues. She has also written and published songs with Spur of the Moment and Kenny Allen. Tyra’s talent for creating custom written songs for events displays her authentic artistry.
Tyra’s has always genuinely believed that when it became her season she would be called…and now she proclaims,
“This is my call…This is my space.”
Tyra Levone made her mark in the R&B arena in 2015 with the release of her single “If only I Knew” which expressed her greatest joys and sorrows and the revelation that “nothing lasts forever, all things pass with time.” In 2017 she released her debut album Testimony “A Soul Set Free” and performed amidst a sold out audience at Bethesda Jazz and Blues. This album hit the charts in a blaze and is still selling in amazing numbers internationally. “Testimony” gives listeners permission and courage to free themselves, but the new album “Chronicles of LIFE”, set to release June 2021, will give her listeners a voice of empowerment to boldly tell their truth.
Her music has etched her a place in the hearts of her fans who describe her as passionate, soulful, charismatic, genuine and vocally magnetic. To see her, to know her and to experience her spirit in her music, is to love her. She will release her cover single “Wishing on a Star” featuring Marion Meadows on March 1, 2021. This single boasts a savory mix of vocal emotion and melodic flare that tells a breath taking story about “the love you never want to let go.”
Her joy, tears, laughter, deep sorrow, and life lessons fueled with mid-tempo to upbeat songs dusted with a few ballads, has accomplished Tyra’s mission of putting everyone in the groove and begin her #FeelGoodFrenzy that will make you clap your hands, bob your head, smile, laugh, and maybe even cry as your soul is enlightened. Witness the musical miracle as we follow the journey of how Tyra’s soul was set free!