A true sisterhood of singers, DivaNation is a diverse and developing community of Philadelphia's
female jazz singers who evoke the spirit of legendary Jazz singers like Ethel Waters, Billy Holiday,
Sarah Vaughan and Nina Simone.
Birthed through the Philadelphia Jazz Project, and supported by the Community Education & Action
Project, INC, DivaNation is embarking on its fifth year of building community, developing artistry,
supporting new talent and new audiences for Philadelphia jazz-based singers.
Connected to jazz of the past and looking forward to the future, we strive towards growth, musical
excellence, and success as individual performers and as a collective