(New York, NY) On Friday, March 27th, 6-8pm, the acclaimed New York based soul-rocker, Lisa Ramey, will celebrate the release of her anticipated debut full-length album, Surrender. During these chaotic times of social distancing, the gritty songstress decided to partner with the world’s leading live streaming platform, Twitch.TV, to exclusively host her virtual album release party. Ramey will perform live with her band from Atomic Sound studios in Redhook, Brooklyn. Grammy-winning performer Tim Young, who has notable vocal credits on the hit albums for Dear Evan Hansen and The Greatest Showman, will open for Ramey and take the virtual stage at 6 pm. Stream live on the main page of Twitch.TV and on Lisa Ramey’s Twitch Page. While watching the show, viewers will have the opportunity to donate to the following charities: The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research and MusiCares.
The album is a follow-up to Ramey’s debut EP, I Am… Lisa Ramey, where she first enticed listeners with her unique funk-meets-R&B sound in 2018. On her debut full-length album Surrender, Ramey gets candid about life, love and music. While on The Voice in 2019, she garnered rave reviews from national music fans and media alike. Entertainment Weekly called her “a force to be reckoned with,” while Newsweek lauded her as “a natural performer.”
To make her virtual album release event possible, Ramey has brought in production company, Diamond Grade Media to film the event. Ramey will perform live with Emmy-nominated composer Frank Cogliano on piano and guitar, Mark Bell on the drums and Lavondo Thomas on the bass.
Wanting to make a positive impact during these uncertain times, Ramey is using this event to help support two charities: The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, which currently funds scientists to help find develop the vaccine for COVID-19 and MusiCares, which provides emergency grants to musicians in need.
On Friday, March 27th, 2020, be sure to log on to Twitch.TV or Lisa Ramey’s Twitch page at 6pm to catch a special live performance by Lisa Ramey with special appearances by Tim Young!