Winner of BEST FEMALE POP ARTIST AWARD and BEST NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR by the 2013 Indie Music Channel Awards! Newly Nominated for” BEST POP FEMALE” by the Artists In Music Awards 2014!!!!!
She is the East Coasts next big thing, Angelica JONI is on her way to explode. Fresh off recording at IDA with the Grammy-winning team of Rudy Perez,David Frangioni, Jon Secada,& Mark Hudson! Angelica has just released a brand new hit single blazing up the charts. “I See Right Through You” is a collaboration with Troy Remy,Tommy Mc Williams and Mykul Leerik.
This past Spring A.J. had been nominated for 7 Indie Music Channel Awards, including Best Female Pop Artist and Best Female R&B Artist, of which she took home both!
A naturally talented young singer/songwriter/recording artist Angelica’s love and talent for music started at a very early age and, by the time she was just 8 years old, she was already performing for audiences. Blessed with a gifted voice, Angelica has often been paralleled to a mix of of music idols Christina Aguilera, Alicia Keys, Rihanna, & Celine Dion.
She regularly performs across the country, and recently took Will Call and a VIP event @ Avenue D in Miami by Storm where she opened for an amazing line up of IDA 5 talent and mentors including Jon Secada and Mark Hudson!! Angelica is known for amazing packed houses at venues such The Van Dyke Cafe in South BeachMiami, Tobacco Road & The Bitter End in NYC, The World Cafe Live “The Queen” in Delaware, Alor Cafe in Staten Island, and Six Flags N J and Hershey Park Pa. On the West Coast @ House Of Blues Hollywood…to name a few.
With her inspirational anti-bullying hit song “Cry No More,” in 2011 Angelica embarked on the nation wide seven-city, Anti-Bullying Tour” featuring a mixture of Radio Disney and Nickelodeon stars hoping to send a strong anti-bullying message to teens. This cause in particular is important to Angelica because she herself dealt with this as a teen…
She continues to support this cause locally. Her involvement with the “JUST BE ME” campaign has caught the attention of DJ’s coast to coast including Christopher Ewing from The Radio Cafe & The Indie Music Channel to Cindy Vero and Jenny Costa, and the WKTU Cares radio show. Most recently she has offered her voice as a healing tool to the “We’re Kickin It” anti-bullying foundation were she performed alongside 6 Artists from the hit show The Voice, including Beverly McClellen, James Massone, Raquel Castro and Jared Blake.
Angelica completed the IDA program alongside Raquel Castro from season 1 of The Voice, where they appeared as principal roles on the IDA mentoring and artist development reality TV show.
She was Celebrity Judge and guest performer at Idol Maker USA where she had a chance inspire grade school artists! Angelica had the pleasure of singing beside the Famous P.S. 22 Choir which aired on local Staten Island channels.
Aside from touring, and performing regularly at showcases and events, Angelica is a proud Delta Phi Epsilon sister, and outstanding Communications major student @ Rider University. She is active in numerous charities such as the QSAC Quality Services For The Autistic Community, YMCA Strong Kids Campaign,The Florida Humane Society, and for her fundraising through her talents she was named the Voice of The 911 Police Aid Foundation in 2010. Her performances have been televised twice in New Jersey for being a youth Ambassador for The Diabetes Insulin Fund.
Angelica is SAG/ AFTRA since 2007, and has appeared in several commercials such as Old Navy, LEVI’s, JC Penny, and numerous TV shows including Law and Order SVU, ,Made in Jersey, she had a principal recurring singing role for Gossip Girl, and she was featured in the films LYMELIFE with Alec Baldwin,and FAME The Movie…
Most recently she filmed in her hometown on the film “Staten Island Summer” with Penny Marshal. There are only bright things in the future for this young star who has just released her newest single ” Heartbreaker” and has a MONSTER Ballad in the works….along with some exciting projects for the new year….
She is about to storm through with a new 2014 EP release, a music video in the works, and a nationwide radio tour which she kicked off on The Rendezvous Show & TRS24/7 with Chris & Alysia in NY then on to WSUI online in Miami and Vradio Nashville…
Keep your eye to the sky this this Girl is gonna “FLY”