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Velli is a Singer/ Songwriter and Performer from Leeds, a happy go lucky northern lass who realised her love for music at the age of 8 years old.
Velli's love came from her first performance 'Yes Jesus Loves me' which she sang at a church concert and knew that she had a special gift when the crowd stood applauding in awe. Velli went on to take part in school productions and choirs at Leeds Town Hall. Between the ages of 12 - 15 Velli attended singing classes and was privileged to gigg at 'The Underground' and the Cockpitt and went on to compete in Leeds Talent show in 1999 where she won 2nd place in the 14- 16 Category as well as an award for Star of the Future.
Of recent Velli has peformed at local events such as Unity Day and Leeds Reggae Concert alongside the Stone Roots band in 2008 with her track 'How will i know' being played on BBC 1XTRAS Home Grown Show.
Velli is currently working with local producers on new material with a view on bringing out an EP early 2014!!!!