Yolanda sings with intelligence and passion. Her vocal flexibility and range earn high marks for taste, inventiveness and power. Phrasing is always sophisticated, and she's not afraid of taking risks. She handles all styles of music across nearly three octaves with sensibilities that stem from years of vocal instrumental performing.
At the age of 14, Yolanda performed professionally for the Atlanta Convention Bureau and the Coca-Cola Company. Yolanda recently returned from a tour to Portugal, Spain, Turkey, Jordan, South Korea, Japan, Hawaii, Guam, and throughout Europe as the lead vocalist for the Stanley Baird Group. She has also performed a special arrangement of "God Bless America" made especially for her by the late legendary soul singer, the late Issac Hayes, for the late and former President, Ronald Reagan.
Her So Real, debut CD released on July 12, 2011, and shows an exciting collection of Yolanda's vocal versatility. The single, SO REAL, is a testament to what's behind the full cd!
- " So Real is so classy. I like the mixture of the voice and the saxophone and also the subtle
sound of the piano in the background, elegance. All in all the instrumentation is great but the best
part is Yolanda's voice and her passion. She really gives her all."
- " Yolanda's voice could melt hearts, so very smooth and sultry. Her R & B vibes really worked fine and I
found her voice faultless."
- " So Real is superb, doesn't get a lot better than this!"