Litesha Bailey, popularly known as Teè Leonie is a vibrant, young lady born within the heart of Wolverhampton, UK. Full of eccentricity, Teè Leonie has the voice of a goddess which is portrayed through her Neo-soul/ Rnb vocals to which she utilises through her composing talents cleverly in her ambition to take on the world and spread her conscious uplifting messages.
In 2020, despite the current pandemic, this was a year of accumulating progression and prosperity for the singer-songwriter as she was determined and became able to, starr upon Solihull Radio sharing a snippet of her works in progress as well as renditions of well – know covers that she had been devising upon her youtube channel, creating a platform to engage with her fans. Positively, the journey then led to the possibility of being able to work with the likes of the impeccably talented, up and coming Reggae artist High Tempo where she provided backing vocals and starred within her first music video of which was ‘Who Say I’, as well as now resulting in liaising with a phenomenal Reggae producer (who has previously worked with sensational artists such as Billy Ocean, Ms Dynamite, Sugar Minnott, Freddie Mcgregor and Maccka B.
Due to the artist being obsessed with Michael Jackson and the fascination of portraying a story and message through her music, this evoked Teè Leonie’s, inspiration, for her first-ever debut single ‘My Story’ of could be created, solidified and released on Friday 12th March of which has now aired upon radios such as K2Kradio, Mots Radio live, WCRFM, Birmingham’s – New Style Radio and No Signal! Also receiving supporting engagement by creating a music video of which she spent weeks upon weeks, developing the outfits, visual layout, editing etc which has almost hit an astonishing 900 views upon youtube.
‘My Story’ is a conscious, motivating and empowering neo-soul/RnB track with an Afro vibe of which reflects the importance of believing within yourself and ensuring that no matter what, you continue to thrive. This anthem appeals to both the ladies and gents due to the continuous theme of significance within the self, the uplifting anthem reminds them that no matter what trials and tribulations that they may encounter, if they stay persistent and have faith, they shall accomplish their goals and leave a legacy and that each walk of life is and are the chapters that amount to the story.
As the chapters continue to unravel, the now 20-year-old remains in the studio, spending numerous days and nights learning the ins and outs of production, promotion and video directing as -well as continuing to develop her sound and the way in which she channels her creative flow as she works upon finalising her second single ‘Belong’ due to release in August 2021, followed by her E.P ‘My Story’ consisting of both tracks of which is scheduled to drop early 2022, with collaborations stemmed in the pipeline. To be giving any option in a career, Litesha doesn’t hesitate to say, “this is my endeavour, not my hobby. Music is what I NEED to fulfil for the rest of my life, I shall never EVER give up”. Currently, at University, she states that she is at her ‘prime’ and it’s only a matter of time before all is revealed, there is nothing stopping this striving artist to reach the height she knows she will get to with hard work and perseverance.
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