38 minutes | Oct 4, 2018

Felice Hernandez: Singer Friends

As a background singer, Felice Hernandez has toured with Hillary Duff, and sings in Oingo Boingo Dance Party. As a session singer, she has contributed to films, TV shows, albums, and award shoes. In this episode she tells us about how she came out from behind a desk at a label to sing with Cecilia Noel, and how that launched her career as a backup singer. She talks about juggling being a singer and a mom, shares advice for younger singers, and looks into her very popular facebook group Singer Friends LA. Bio Felice Hernandez – session singer / studio vocalist / vocal instruction / demo singer A native of Los Angeles, Felice Hernandez grew up loving the diverse musical opportunities that big city life brings. Inspired by that diversity, she has become a “chameleon” of contemporary music, ranging from r&b, rock, pop, and jazz. There’s no shortage of incredible musicians in Los Angeles, and Felice has been honored to work with many. Her background singer credits include, NEIL YOUNG, HILARY DUFF, members of OINGO BOINGO, KEVIN SPACEY, MICHAEL MCDONALD, JOSH GROBAN, ALEJANDRO FERNANDEZ and PETE ESCOVEDO.  Television and Film credits include PITCH PERFECT 2, BATTLESTAR GALACTICA, THE SARAH CONNOR CHRONICLES, 90210, THE LATIN GRAMMYS, AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS, MTV TRL, DON’T FORGET THE LYRICS, Disney Jr.’s ELENA OF AVALOR, just to name a few.   Felice is also the signature station i.d. voice of numerous radio stations in Europe and Asia. In addition to working as a session singer and live vocalist, Felice is also a vocal instructor / voice teacher in the South Bay. Contact Felice for a private voice lesson. FILM Power Rangers – Lionsgate (release date, March 2017) Pitch Perfect 2, Universal Ghostworld, United Artists TELEVISION Elena of Avalor – Disney Channel Transparent – Amazon Originals Battlestar Galactica – SCI FI Network Sarah Connor Chronicles – FOX American Music Awards – ABC The Latin Grammys – ABC 90210 – CW Network Don’t Forget the Lyrics – VH1 NBC’s Las Vegas – NBC The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson – CBS MTV New Year’s Eve – MTV MTV’s Hilary Duff “Making the Tour” – MTV Hilary Duff’s Island Birthday Bash – FOX Evil Men – USA Network  ALBUM CREDITS Ruen Brothers “Point Dume”, Republic Records Neil Young “Living With War”, Reprise Records Hilary Duff “Most Wanted”, Hollywood Records Battlestar Galactica “Season Four Soundtrack”, LaLa Land Records Cecilia Noel & The Wild Clams “Slam the Clam”, Epic Records LIVE PERFORMANCE/TOURING Hilary Duff Michael McDonald Josh Groban Kevin Spacey Pete Escovedo & Sheila E. Johnny Vatos Oingo Boingo Dance Party Alejandro Fernandez Cecilia Noel & The Wild Clams    Episode Links: SAG Ghost World Scarlet Johansen Doobie Brothers Steely Dan Sonny and Cher Burt Bacharach The Gogos Rufus and Chaka Khan Martha Wash Sharon Jones The Brand New Heavies Cecilia Noel and the Wild Clams The Baked Potato Neill Diamond Chicago Sight Singing Gerald White Howie Shearer trumpet player Jim Gilstrap You Are The Sunshine of My Life Celia Cruz Little Star The Christening Song Little Star The Christening Song Video Singer Friends LA Celia Chavez Old Man Neil Young Rosemary Butler Hillary Duff Oingo Boingo Dance Party Remote Recording DropBox Logic Rode K2 Apogee 1 Tone Beast 12 Pre Sweetwater                
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