March 23-24-25, 2017
In five short years, Tanika Charles has risen from an emerging solo artist to a commanding Soul and R&B performer, band leader and Juno award nominated artist. Edmonton-raised and Toronto-based, Tanika will groove to songs from her 2016 debut LP release, Soul Run, and more. Tanika is nominated for a 2017 Juno award for R&B/Soul Recording of the Year, and was most recently seen in venues across Canada in the theatrical production, Freedom Singer, by Project Humanity.
“[T]he most buzzed-about soul singer in Toronto.” – CBC MUSIC
“[Soul Run is] a surprisingly cohesive hybrid of contemporary soul with some great hooks and lively retro touches that echo Motown and classic 1960s’ soul.” – EDMONTON JOURNAL
Tanika Charles tells us what she looks forward to the most when she comes home to Edmonton.
Tanika Charles talks about how she didn’t plan on singing as a career.
Tanika Charles tells us how she found her unique sound.
Tanika Charles on auditioning to sing back-up for Bedouin Soundclash, and how it kicked off her career
Tanika Charles on her Juno award nomination for R&B/Soul Recording of the Year
Tanika Charles on being the only woman in her Juno award category