Billboard ArtistCarol Albert brings out a full array of rich jazz and global fusion
Audiences across the globe have enjoyed Carol Albert performances in many venues from European Clubs to Stages in the US as a solo Artist and a high energyshow with her All-Star Band of Session and touring musicians. Billboard Artist, Carol Albert brings out a full array of rich jazz and global fusion artistry with spirited, jazzy piano melodies, dreamy vocals, punchy percussion textures and hypnotic ambiences. Now the Pianist /Keyboardist/Vocalist/Composer brings her unique sound to Stages and Festivals with her Contemporary Jazz Charting popular rendition of Mas Que Nada as well as her original Billboard Charting Hits. Carol has cemented her place in the Contemporary Jazz scene and continues her way into 2019 with a new Album Release which includes collaborations of other Top Artists of Contemporary Jazz.
Carol Albert currently celebrates three song's from her album "Fly Away Butterfly" making it to the Billboard Smooth Jazz Charts. After paving the way with four popular radio singles in 2017, Carol entered 2018 with a Top 5 Billboard Hit with the single "Fly Away Butterfly" and stayed on the Billboard Chart for 18 weeks. Her current Billboard Single "Chasing Waterfalls" rides the Billboard wave for 10 weeks and reaches Top 5 in the Smooth Jazz Top 20 and #1 Groove Jazz Chart with top positions in other Smooth Jazz Charts for 20 weeks.
Carol’s style on her work has been described as Smooth Jazz, World and New Age rolled into one package. Her Album “Fly Away Butterfly” lived up to that description with smooth vocals and piano, lush arrangements, synthesizers and world class players. Three Singles On My Way, One Way, and Fly Away Butterfly from the Album Charted on all major Smooth Jazz Charts in 2017. The Single “Fly Away Butterfly” entered 2018 with the envied Top 10 in Billboard Smooth Jazz Chart, Smooth Jazz Top 20 at #4, Groove Jazz Chart and RadioWave Monitor at #1 Position for 3 weeks. Carol Albert’s release “Mas Que Nada” from Fly Away Butterfly hit Smooth-Jazz Radio with a welcome reception from audiences across the globe and was embraced by SiriusXM Watercolors and other major Radio stations. “Mas Que Nada” hit all the Smooth Jazz Charts with enviable charting positions and remained on Smooth Jazz Charts for six months after release July, 2016.
Carol was recently awarded the Georgia Composer of the Year by the National Women Pen's League Association. She was nominated as Best New Artist 2017 by Smooth Jazz Network. The track “Transition” from Fly Away Butterfly was Nominated in the HMMA (Hollywood Music Media ) 2017 Awards in Best Contemporary Instrumental. Carol Albert was also chosen as a Winner in the New Age Music category of the Global Peace Song Awards, 2016. She received an Alkahest Award for her Video “Mas Que Nada” in 2016 Carol also celebrated being on the Grammy Ballot 1st Round in Contemporary Instrumental in 2016 for the 1st time in her career and 2017 as well. Her composition “Lovely Time For A Child’ won a first place award in the Professional Jazz Category from the Atlanta Songwriter’s Association
Carol has written for TV receiving an Emmy Nomination for Outstanding Achievement and Individual Excellence. She wrote the music for the Seven-Part PBS Series The Well-Placed Weed by Ryan Gainey, WPBA Station ID, WPBA Cooking Show, and Bumpers for local TV stations. She Orchestrated and scored three of her Original Works for Roland Corporation for the Music Educators Conference by Roland and saw her pieces performed in the Keyboard ColossulConcert with the stage filled with Roland Keyboards which provided the Sounds for Orchestral Parts. Other Albums include "Christmas Mystique", "Morning Music", "Night Music", "Christmas Impressions", "Tides Of Change", "Love In Your Eyes', and "With Open Eyes".