Leandra McNair is an American Soul singer from New York. Leandra’s music has been described as contemporary alternative soul with strong hip hop influences and a distinct jazz background. Leandra McNair’s voice has been describd as unique and incredibly effortless. Leandra released her first EP titled ‘Allura Luna’ in 2013.
Leandra studied vocal performance at the pretegious Berklee College of Music. In 2015 Leandra had the honor of singing backup vocals for the legendary Debbie Sledge at the Standard Jazz club in Copenhagen. At the same time she performed her own show called The Late Night Soul Sessions with Ken Linh Doky.
Later that year she was invited back to perform her own show at the Standard for a Nat King Cole Tribute with the legends Alvin Queen and Neils Lan Doky. Leandra is currently in Copenhagen performing at The Standard once again.
The way Leandra creates and interprets music is incredibly unique from other artists who are in the same genre. Leandra writes all her songs using the ukelele. Her biggest inspirations come from Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin, Jhene Aiko, Joey Badass, Swing out Sister and Lauryn Hill.
Leandra has just released her second EP 'LUCKY' which is available everywhere music is sold.
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