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Tayla Alexander

  • Nationality: UK
  • Years active: 2012-present
  • Type: Soprano
  • Studio Albums: 1
  • Record Sales: N/A
  • Record Label: Indie
  • Biggest Markets: UK
  • Website Links: Facebook, Youtube, Twitter


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Tayla Alexander shows extraordinary promise as an eleven year old soprano who sounds very similar to Hayley Westenra when she was her age.  Alexander has a pleasing pure vocal and sounds remarkably pretty.  Like Westenra, Alexander hails from New Zealand and gained her record deal by discussing Justin Beiber in a Marbecks music store.  She told the store owner, Paul Zwaig, that she could sing too and he challanged her to sing there and then.  After singing 'Pie Jesu' an impressed Zwaig recorded a demo and she found herself swiftly signed.  Her debut album, Songbird, does nothing to push boundaries and there isn't much there to hint at a musical identity, but at just eleven, Alexander has all the time she needs to grow and mature.  There is much to look forward to in this young kiwi's bright future.


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Comments  

 
#12 Doug Beckwith 2013-07-01 12:46
A nice young lady is Tayla Alexander and a pretty good singer to, her CD Songbird is worth buying :D
 
 
#11 Ewald Neuffer 2013-03-24 19:03
 
 
#10 Tayla Alexander 2013-03-13 05:26
Thankyou Nicola, Bernie and Kim!:-)
 
 
#9 bernie 2013-03-11 16:58
Thanks for adding the twitter account you are quick Nic :)
 
 
#8 bernie 2013-03-11 03:46
Tayla now has a Twitter Account https://twitter.com/TaylaSongbird
 
 
#7 Kim Lariviere 2013-03-08 21:02
Hearing Tayla's "Your Raise me up" blew me away. In such a short period of time this child has blossomed into a season veteran. The sky is the limit Tayla. The next thing you know we will be paying big bucks to see our little Kiwi Soprano. Keep it up Tayla! We are so proud of you
 
 
#6 Tayla Alexander 2013-01-09 02:04
Thankyou Kitzi, Colin, Sophie, Mr Weatherdude and Classint :-)I appreciate your words of encouragement !! Very honoured to be featured here amongst these talented and accomplished people. Best, Tayla
 
 
#5 Mary Pettigrew 2013-01-08 23:45
You have achieved so much in such a short time Tayla, congratulations . Good luck for a wonderful future.
 
 
#4 Colin Perry 2013-01-06 17:20
I think she has so much talent. love her voice, she will become a super star
 
 
#3 Sophie Langan 2013-01-02 09:45
I love Tayla Alexander's voice, I have her album on order and am looking forward to hearing it! She has a gorgeous, pure voice.
 
 
#2 Nick 2013-01-02 03:08
I'm so glad to see her on the CCUK, I didn't know she was on here. She sings like an angel. I have her songs from I-tunes download. I really love Tayla.
 
 
#1 bernie 2013-01-01 16:07
Thank you for adding Tayla to the Profiles Nicola I have no doubt that she will become an international star.For me songbird off of the new "Songbird" Album hints at newly emerging talent.She sings this with vocals,emotion and subtleties far beyond her 11 years.Congratul ations Tayla a great way to begin 2013 :-)
 

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