At first glance, Ashley J exudes a vivacious and seductive youthful energy that’s wrapped in her free-flowing blonde locks, natural good looks and voluptuous body frame. However, beneath her eye-pleasing visual facade, she has a fascinatingly diverse background, artistically and musically and packs a wallop of a voice that fuses an infectious blend of vocal dexterity, moods and range. She tempers her vocal prowess with poignant lyrics and a kindred soul as an emerging songwriter/singer. “Satisfied” is the next step in the incredible journey to self-empowerment that Ashley has embarked on through her music.Written with producers Lucas and Adrian Rezza, Ashley J looks at this song as the point of a relationship where one is on cloud nine, in that perfect moment. She herself describes it as “...more creative and big house sound than my other jams.
Ashley’s previous single “Unbreakable” reached #2 on the European Independent Music Charts after an incredible run with her single “Trapped.” “Trapped” had a five week long run atop the European Independent Charts in fall of 2017. On a chance meeting legendary songwriter/producer and multi-platinum Grammy and Emmy winning, Narada Michael Walden Ashley produced her hit steamy single. The song was recorded at his famed Tarpan Studio complex in San Rafael, CA. Laced with mid-tempo snaps, shadowy synths and soft whispers; “Trapped” highlights a deep infatuation with a new partner. Ashley’s sultry pipes gradually build a gravitating tension throughout the song, until it hits the exciting and uncontrollable bridge which reveals her scintillating and broad vocal range. “Trapped” was released independently (May 2017) on Ashley J’s own production company imprint, Bombshell Music, Inc.
Walden, who has produced a slew of hit records for vocal superstar Diva’s like Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross and the late Whitney Houston, among others, gives the burgeoning songstress a five-star rating, “Ashley J is a real American sweetheart with a big voice and lots of energy! She has soul and her beautiful smile lights up the room,” he noted.