San Pedro Square Market Live Music: Join SPSM for a live performance with Jessica Johnson on Saturday, April 5th, 2014 @ 8pm in the market garage in downtown san jose.
"Jessica is definitely no cookie cutter singer; her voice is far superior to even some of the commercial singers who are already established and, at just 23, she is a seasoned vet on the music scene, her bright, vibrant voice reaches all generations." Justin Langston, Sidewalks TV.
Singer Songwriter Jessica Johnson is currently working on her second album that will be released spring of 2011. Jessica released her debut album "Till it Happens to You" with producer Tom Tomasello. "Till it Happens to You" is a collection of jazz standards & contemporary songs arranged with an intriguing original jazz twist that have been made to fit Johnson's unique style and voice.
Jessica is no stranger to performing. At the age of Five she started to sing. At Eight, she started receiving formal vocal training, competing and garnered an impressive array of awards including winner of San Jose Idol at Music Matrix, Overall Female Vocalist 16-24 World Championships in Hollywood, and a perfect score at the California State Talent Competition, just to name a few.
In addition, she won the title of California State Teen Ambassador, was a contestant on the Apollo Amateur Night on Tour and was nominated Best New Artist of the year, 2005 by South Bay Entertainment.
At the age Twelve she started singing the National Anthem for the San Jose Sharks, which eventually parlayed into singing the Anthem for additional notable entitles such as: Oakland A's, San Francisco Giants, Golden State Warriors, LA Lakers, EarthQuakes, NASCAR, Olympic Gymnastics Trials, SAP Tennis Open, and many more.
In 2006 the Bay Area Vocalist began performing with her band. Johnson was a featured artist at San Jose Jazz Festival, Shaighnai 1930, Roux, Zingari, Catalina's Jazz Club, Milpitas Summer Concert Series, Fairmont Hotel Lounge, JJ's Blues, Village's Golf and Country Club, Citrus Restaurant, Bleu Ginger, Agenda, San Jose Jazz Festival, Viva's, Hedley Club Lounge, Almaden Wine & Art Festival, Jazz Blues by the Bay in Half Moon Bay, Vasona Vibrations, Alexander's, Chowder House in Half Moon Bay, Krest/Hollywood, the Octavia Lounge, and many other venues.