The result is the luxurious, soothing voice, which can be heard atop melodic and rhythmic sounds on her latest project, produced by Alex “Godson” Richbourg (Janet Jackson, etc.), Anthony “TC” Cunningham (Derrick Dixon, Kelly Price, Chandra, etc.) and Adam Blackstone (Vivienne Green, John Legend, etc.), and co-written by Kiesha Miles (Ciara, Xscape, etc.) Her debut single, “My Life,” which is backed by the instantly recognizable Crusaders sample from their classic hit ‘Street Life’, over which Chanel has layered a self-penned soul track that has already become a cult hit in the U.K. The original MAPP promo found its way to the offices of Smooth FM where the unsigned, unknown track was soon causing the switchboard to jam every time it was played and has now become the most requested track on their playlist. CHANEL’S single, “My Life,” reached ..1 on Music Week’s Upfront Club Top 40. “My Life” is currently on the in-flight play list to Hong Kong.
CHANEL has been influenced by the rich, soulful sounds of Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, and Jill Scott. Knowing her voice is a God given blessing, she uses this mantra as food for thought, “If you equip yourself with the strength to survive all that tries to fail you, rejection will only be a temporary condition. For more information visit www.mapprecords.com or www.myspace.com/chanelmapprecords Artist #2 - Chanel Haynes Born in New Orleans, the daughter of a Pentecostal preacher, Chanel's journey in music began with strong roots in the church. As a young teen, Chanel made it on Star Search on CBS where the world was first introduced to her big voice and charisma, which led to her career with Trin-i-tee 5:7. As one third of the best-selling female gospel trio in music history with seven studio records and more than 1.5 million CDs sold worldwide, Chanel has a collection of accolades including coveted Grammy Award nominations, Gospel Music Association Dove Awards, and Stellar Gospel Music Awards spanning a successful career in the Gospel music industry.
In 2010, Chanel received the Gospel Music Association's Lifetime Achievement Award in London for her success in Trin-i-tee 5:7. Trin-i-tee 5:7 According To Chanel marks her first solo project. For more information about Chanel Haynes, visit www.facebook.com/inlovewithchanel Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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