New Single “Nevermore” from Christina Reese brings classic Queen to a new generation
Artist: Christina Reese
EP: Colors Unseen
Label: Remu Records
Song & Soundtrack Produced, Arranged, Mixed & Mastered by: Jeff Silverman, Palette Music Studio Productions (MSP), Nashville, TN
Additional Production by: Andrew Reese
Piano, Percussion, All Vocals by: Christina Reese
Strings by: Tim Lorsch
String Arrangement by: Tim Lorsch and Jeff Silverman
Percussion by: Christina Reese & Mike Radovsky
Video Producers by: Jace Smith, William Reese
Directed by: Jace Smith
Christina Reese is a 14 year old singer, songwriter from Fredericksburg, Virginia. She is also the founder, drummer, keyboards, and background and lead vocalist of the band Hangin With Stogie. She has also been known to play cello from time to time! :).
This single and remake of “Nevermore”, a “sleeper” ballad by Freddie Mercury from the Queen II album (1973), showcases the warm innocence and child-like vocals of Reese, married with the dark yet colorful lyrics of Mercury.
A multi-talented musician, Christina started reading music and studying theory on piano at age 3 with her grandmother, Edith Dyal, a doctorate in piano education. At age 7 Christina was noticed to have an uncanny ability to create and maintain rhythm, and was started in drum lessons. She began performing at age 10 as the drummer and back up singer for the Pink Tomorrows.
Still at age 10, she performed with the Fairview Christian Rock Band and later, the Fredericksburg Baptist Church Praise Band. Christina has been interviewed in “Song Revelation’s Artist Spotlight,” “Teen Groove on the Move,” the “Josie Show,” “IAE Magazine,” “Music News Nashville” and numerous other shows including “News 4 Nashville.” Christina has written and co-written music that has reached the charts in Europe and Australia including a number 1 song in the Netherlands, has been licensed for television, and continues to enjoy radio play around the world.
Christina Reese proudly supports positive artistry with the MuZart World Foundation and Conscious Music Entertainment. Christina has been honored to have been invited to the First Friars showcase, the IEBA Showcase, the Dewey Beach Conference showcase, and other national level showcases. Christina has performed live on Long Islands 103.9 the “Real Radio Show,” News 4 Nashville, and B101.5 in Fredericksburg, VA. Christina is active in sports (soccer, tennis, and basketball), music orchestra, and aspires to be a veterinarian.