Chelsea Amber
Chelsea Amber - Diamond in the Rough
Region: Nova Scotia
Genre: Pop

Chelsea Amber brings soul to the stage with passionate vocals, uplifting lyrics, guitar-driven tunes and grooving drum beats. "If there were three words to sum up this inspiring artist, they would have to be integrity, class, and passion," (Jordan Warford).

Chelsea has toured Canada and the US with three albums that garnered her 11 music awards (including 5 East Coast Music Awards) and 14 additional nominations (including a 2015 JUNO nomination). She has had opportunities to grace the stage with several successful musicians including Newworldson, Mercy Me, Avalon and a duet with Rita MacNeil. June 2014 marked the next chapter of her musical career as she released a new album entitled "Introducing Chelsea Amber".

The future is bright for this young talent. Nashville producer Paul Colman says, "Chelsea Amber is a standout artist. She has presence, poise, drive and a captivating story to tell. She also has a stunningly powerful and emotional voice and writes beautiful songs." Keep watch as Chelsea Amber marches forward to new possibilities in 2015!

Awards:

R&B/Soul Recording of the Year – 2015 ECMA Awards
Gospel Recording of the Year – 2015 ECMA Awards
Gospel Recording of the Year – 2011 East Coast Music Awards
R&B/Soul Single of the Year – 2011 East Coast Music Awards
Artist of the Year – 2011 ANSMA Awards
Inspirational Artist/Group Recording of the Year - 2010 Music Nova Scotia Awards
Urban Artist/Group Recording of the Year - 2010 Music Nova Scotia Awards
Urban/R&B/Soul Album of the Year: "Anchored Roots" - 2010 Covenant Awards
Gospel Recording of the Year - 2008 East Coast Music Awards
Inspirational Artist/Recording of the Year - 2007 Nova Scotia Music Awards
Up and Coming Youth Award - 2007 ANSMA Awards

Additional Nominations:

Contemporary Christian/Gospel Album of the Year – 2015 JUNO Awards
Artist of the Year – 2015 ANSMA Awards
African-Canadian Artist of the Year – 2014 Music NS Awards
Inspirational Recording of the Year – 2014 Music NS Awards
Female Vocalist of the Year – 2013 Covenant Awards
Pop/Contemporary Song of the Year: "Beautiful Mess of a Girl" – 2013 Covenant Awards
Video of the Year: "Beautiful Mess of a Girl" – 2012 Covenant Awards
Female Vocalist of the Year – 2011 Covenant Awards
Urban/R&B/Soul Song of the Year: "Anchored Roots" - 2010 Covenant Awards
Rap/Hip Hop Song of the Year: "Soldier (remix)" - 2010 Covenant Awards
Female Artist Recording of the Year - 2010 Music NS Awards
Rising Star Award - 2010 ANSMA Awards
African-Canadian Recording of the Year - 2008 ECMA Awards
"Slow Down" Jazz/Blues Song of the Year - 2007 Covenant Awards
Galaxie Rising Star Award of CBC - 2007 ANSMA Awards
Artist/Group of the Year - 2007 ANSMA Awards

Chart History

“Beautiful Mess of a Girl"
no. 7 – More Radio Top 10 Cancon Songs on Christian radio across Canada (August 2013)
no. 17 – CT-20 Countdown (October 19, 2013)
no. 27 – The CCRC Chart (September 27, 2013)

“Never Let Me Go"
no. 7 – More Radio Top 10 Cancon Songs on Christian radio across Canada (October 2014)

“Diamond in the Rough"
no. 10 – East Coast Countdown (October 20, 2014)