Imagine a tropical island breeze, a hot sun, and the sounds of sensual Latin, Soul, Jazz, and Dance musical fusions...that's "Amaryllis!"
Amaryllis Santiago aka The Latin Phoenix ®™ is a GRAMMY & LARAS
Artist Voting member, and former Governor for the Philadelphia
Chapter of the Recording Academy.
She was invited to serve as a Member with HACC-Central PA
Community College Music Industry Advisory Board.
She has embarked on two projects that will position her in the
Smooth Jazz R&B market and the Latin Salsa market.
Ray Fry, Lyricist and CEO of Midas King Productions, located in
London, UK and Grammy Award winning Italian producer `Giampaolo
Pasquile`, Russian composer and producer `George Shashin`, UK
composer `Andy Gatford`, Seasoned Jazz composer `Steve (Jai)
Johnson`, US composer `Dave Haertel` are currently engaged in co-
writing her next Jazz R&B Album which is due to be released by
Play records in February 2015. (Raymond Fry, London UK-
http://www.midaskingproductions.com/) (Giampaolo Pasquile, Michele
Garruti of Play Records, Milan Italy. http://www.justpushplay.it/)
A Salsa EP will be released in early 2015.
Both projects have an amazing collaboration of talented GRAMMY,
LATIN GRAMMY, Billboard Chart Artists and musicians.
Her recent CD, “No Me Doy Por Vencida” was Nominated and won Best
Latin/Brazilian Music Award in the first GHP Radio Virtual Music
Awards in 2014.
The CD was also submitted to the 14th Latin Grammy (r) 2013 “For
Consideration,” in 3 different categories. The single, “No Me Doy
Por Vencida” reached #34 in The Tropical Latin Charts.
“Me Gusta Tu Baile” Patti LaBelle Cover received Limelight Cover
Song of The Year in 2010.
Her first CD, “The Next Level” received a Special Mention in
Cannes, France at the MIDEM Music Conference as being the First
Latin Jazz Latina to have 2 songs in the Top 10 MIDEM PREVIEW
Magazine in 2008. (#6-Simply Me and #10 VFW.)
Her company, Syllirama Entertainment, LLC, produced the Jose
Feliciano “World Tour 2013” at The Forum Auditorium in Harrisburg,
PA, where she also performed as his Special Guest.
She released her Self-Published Book, “Poetry From Within” in
She is currently working towards her PhD and earned a dual MA
degree in Music and Third Sector Leadership, and her B.S., in
Community and Human Services.
She has a passion for community, music and writing.
Her vision and goal is to affirm that dreams can come true by hard
work, discipline, honesty, and being true to oneself.