At an early age she taught herself how to play the piano and became involved in many different school activities including choir singing many solos. She was a cheerleader her junior and senior year and sang the national anthem for numerous events including her graduation ceremony. Since High School, Vanessa has come a long way with her music. In 2006 Butterfly Music Productions released her first album titled "Baby This Love" On April 24, 2008 Butterfly Music Productions released Vanessa's first full-length Album self titled "Vanessa" produced by the incredible Scott Anderson of 57th Street Productions in Monroe, Washington. Her CD's, downloads, posters, photos and other products can be purchased in the store on Vanessa's website located at www.vanessathompson.net, www.cdbaby.com, and ITunes.
They accept all major credit cards and pay pal. Vanessa has also performed Live at many different events around the Puget Sound, to include opening for the Beach Boys in 2007 and KC & The Sunshine Band in 2008, both at the Tulalip Amphitheatre in Tulalip, Washington. She has performed the opening and half time show for the Seattle Supersonics at Key Arena as well as being the performer at The Shobox Sodo Theatre for The 2008 annual Underground Couture Fashion show hosted by the Art Institute of Seattle, a major fashion event in the Pacific Northwest. She has also performed the National Anthem for numerous sports events, to include the Everett Silvertips, The Seattle Supersonics, The Seattle Storm and The University of Washington Huskies. Vanessa has had many ON AIR radio interviews, including a live radio performance on KISS 106.1 FM on the Jackie and Bender Morning Show, Shawn Cain a local film maker and radio personality at www.blogtalkradio.com/ifu and JC at www.planetradionet.com in Alabama. She was most recently the featured interview on The Biggest Radio Show in The World with International Personality and Pundit Michael DeMarco at www.demarcomedia.com with up to five million listeners channeled through World Talk Radio and Voice America, many of her performances, some of the radio performances and videos can be viewed at YouTube.com. Vanessa continues to take her music to a higher level, and her fan base continues to grow every day.
Her official website is located at www.vanessathompson.net. She has over 100,000 members on her music MySpace page at www.myspace.com/musicbyvanessa. She also has over 25,000 fans on her MySpace Official Fan site at www.myspace.com/vanessathompsonmusic. Her growing MySpace fan base comes from all over the world and there are numerous fans that have started up their own fan sites to promote Vanessa and her music.
Her MySpace pages have some of her songs you can listen to. She is currently working with some major producers from around the country in LA on her next album, from which her first single will be launched globally. These industry professionals are very excited about this project, and believe that Vanessa has an amazing voice, and will achieve considerable success in the music industry. She is currently working on a re-make single, to be announced later, and many original songs as well. Vanessa, like her last two albums has a major role in writing these songs and is even involved in the production.
Vanessa hopes to touch people's lives with her music. Writing music and singing is the true love of her life. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..