A native of East Lansing, Michigan, Andrea Wright grew up listening her parents’ extensive LP collection including Detroit’s greatest jazz, blues and soul artists.
Andrea migrated to New York City to pursue a performance career and her artistry flourished when she met jazz / bebop vocalist Marion Cowings. Mentoring her in his New York Smalls Jazz Vocal Workshop, she found her own identity through improvisation and now has a considerable jazz standard repertoire.
Since 2011 Andrea has been recording her own music as a singer/songwriter. She can be heard regularly performing her own compositions at Rockwood Music Hall in downtown Manhattan.
"Riverside", is Andrea Wright's debuted Six-Song EP. (October 2014)