Known for her incomparable and captivating performances, two time Apollo winner Queen Ella, born Queenella Nicole Gibson, is a full-time recording singer/songwriter with her ambition. Unemployed since July of 2009, the rebellious red-head Queen Ella decided to put aside her career in International Business to pursue her career in music. She has been performing for small crowds of all ages since the age of 4. The center of her mother’s living-room was her stage; performing for friends, family, and stuffed animals is how she discovered her passion as an entertainer.
Queen Ella has performed for venues such as the Metropolitan Room (NY), Village Underground (NY), The Shrine (NY), and The Apollo Theater (NY); just to name a few. Aside from headlining in numerous venues, Queen Ella has won several awards in showcases and has performed all types of genres from R&B to Soft Rock music in acoustic and electric. Queen Ella can deliver anything from Beyonce to Chaka Khan to Hendrix and everything in between including original material. She has the ability to do it all! In an industry that’s thirsty for true talent, Queen Ella is a nice tall glass of just that. Hope you’re thirsty!