Chicago artist, AMI is a singer/songwriter and musician trained in several genres of music including gospel, rhythm & blues and classical. The combination of influence from these genres and her unique vocal styling presents a fresh sonic experience.
Her debut EP “The Revelation” was released in August of 2016. Following the positive reception of her EP, AMI has become a top feature on the Chicago music scene and is known for her captivating & engaging live performances.
Along with her band, AMI has opened up for several artists including Esperanza Spalding, Jon B, Al. B Sure and Malcolm London. Recently, AMI accompanied rising star, Smino on keyboards as he opened up for SZA's CTRL tour and she is also the keyboardist for Chicago artist, Jamila Woods.
As a classically trained musician, and someone who grew up with arts education readily available to her, AMI is very passionate about music education and gives back to the community by working with schools to encourage the implementation and stabilization of music education.
She has also taught piano in her hometown of Gary, Indiana and performed with several organizations including the Chicago Children’s Choir and Musical Arts Institute.
AMI has been working tirelessly on her forthcoming 2018 release“IAM AMI”, a deeply personal project that will reflect her growth as a woman and as an artist. The first single off of this project will be released on June 21,2018.