Wendy Moten

When Wendy Moten talks about her more than 20 years in the music industry, a few words come up over and over: growing, collaborating, learning. Lucky, fortunate.

A surprising juxtaposition emerges: one of pop music’s most powerful voices, who hopes that her legacy will be as a collaborator, open to creating great art.

It’s a refreshing perspective from a vocalist with Wendy’s resume. The Memphis-born, GRAMMY® nominated singer has earned a vast collection of professional credits in Contemporary, R&B, Jazz, Rock, and Country since launching her career with her self-titled debut record (EMI) in 1992. That album produced two Billboard charting singles, including the enduring ballad “Come In Out of the Rain” and the up-tempo dance hit “Step by Step.”

On the heels of that release, Wendy was chosen to open for Michael Bolton during his North American stadium tour and connected with fans worldwide through sold-out headlining performances at venues like the famed Budokan in Japan. In 1994, she recorded the GRAMMY ® nominated single “Whatever You Imagine,” from the animated film The Pagemaster starring Macaulay Culkin. Additional film soundtrack credits include 1993’s Mr. Wonderful starring Annabella Sciorra and Matt Dillon.

Julio Iglesias and Wendy Moten Wendy recorded two more albums for EMI: Time For Change, an international smash and European best-seller, with “Change Of Heart” and “Your Love Is All I Know;” and Life’s What You Make It, which showcased her versatility as an artist, vocalist, producer and songwriter.

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”From the first time I heard Wendy Moten’s voice I thought…wow, she’s going to be around for a long time. Now, after listening over and over to the Timeless album, her flawless phrasings, and playful interpretations, I love that while she possesses such a power voice, she remains refreshingly true to the timelessness of these standards written by Richard Whiting. Through it all, she generously reveals to us still another lavish Wendy Moten voice, from her vocal arsenal, and it’s pure jazz. She leaves no doubt as to her ability to go back in time, hit the mark, capturing the era that these timeless standards were written in

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Discography

Timeless: Wendy Moten Sings Richard Whiting

Timeless: Wendy Moten...

Woodward Avenue Records
2014

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Tis The Season

Tis The Season

Self Produced
2009

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