SINGER, SONGWRITER, PERFORMING ARTIST
Tina Jackson is hailed as a "Certified SoCal Blues Diva that Always Delivers."
-Greg Wible, Event Producer, So Cal Event Network.
Career highlights include seventeen years as a full lyric soprano with Opera Pacific, sharing the stage with top-tier world-class Artists at live events and being awarded the Hollywood Chapter NAACP Image Award in Best Performance category.
Some Performance Highlights: (in alphabetical order), Ben E. King, Buckwheat Zydeco, Buddy Guy, Coco Montoya, Deacon Jones, Debbi Ebert, Delbert McClinton, Denise LaSalle, Eddie Money, Eric Gales, Janiva Magness, Johnny Winter, Lil Jimmy Reed, Mark Sells, Oklahoma Ollie & The Blues Stand Band, Orange County Black Actors Theater (Dir Adleane Hunter,) Pat Boone, Peter Dobson, Poncho Sanchez, Robben Ford w/ Michael Landau, Jimmy Haslip, & Gary Novak, Robbie King, Ronnie Ciago, Sai What, Savoy Brown, Shemekia Copeland, Steel Pulse, The Whispers, Tommy Castro, Yolanda Adams
Tina's longevity in the industry coupled with her passion for pursuing many genres of music and a multidisciplinary approach to the ARTS led to the production of her first solo singer/songwriter CD release "Songs in the Key of Me" (Gorilla Opera Music/ASCAP) described as "World Rock Fusion, rudimentary rock with influences of jazz, blues, soul and trans-continental accents from Africa to South America, to Grass Roots and Urban America." by distributor CD Baby. Tina finds this early body of work to be a vital part of her artistic chronicles. Available to download via Amazon Music, iTunes, Spotify, Sound Cloud or listen to all 11 tracks and enjoy new Single "In My Shoes" while you are there.
Hollywood Chapter NAACP Image Award in Best Performance category- Ain't Misbehavin
THEATER AND FILMDoing Justice to Fats, 'Ain't Misbehavin "Find Out What They Like." Fats' primer on satisfying your man gets a lusty womanhandling by Tina Jackson and Delilah Williams, two ample ladies who know how to dish it out.
-MARK CHALON SMITH, Los Angeles Times
MONTEREY BAY BLUES FESTIVAL REVIEW"Lead singer, Tina Jackson, in the tradition of great blues vocalists" - (full article)
- Kevan L. Carter, Sacramento Observer
DISCOGRAHPYSongs In The Key Of Me, (solo release) on CD Baby; Fat Gold Watch, by Sue Cross (title track) on CD Baby; Hear Me Now, by Barbara Paige.
ACTIVE PROJECTSIn addition to solo, singer/songwriter concert performances by way of studio, stage, and virtual ( online ) presentation for music fans who enjoy authentic, neotronic, as well as rock-infused Blues and down home Roots (Americana), Tina teams with veteran performers, Mark Sells of Mark Sells Band: Guitar/Vocals, Victor Purvis of Soul Brothers: Bass/Vocals, and Roger Purfoy of Soul Brothers: Drums/Vocals to bring to a global audience her "Love, Loot, Blues & Roots" concert series. THE show provides the very best blend of two exciting American genres; Blues and Roots.