DEIDRE LUCAS For sometime now, hidden behind the walls of obscurity, an unknown talent that has now emerged onto the music scene. Deidre Lucas, a native Las Vegan, began singing and dancing in front of family and friends at the tender age of three. Music has always been a part of her daily life. She listened to her mother sing at home and in the church choir. Growing up she was exposed to singing and dance competitions at scheduled family gatherings. Which invoked a desire in her to hone in on her musical gifts. She began to broaden her musical horizons by writing own lyrics and music at the age of seven years old. Deidre has received musical training in several instruments; the drums, xylophone, organ, piano and the clarinet just to name a few. She has performed at various events. Such as, the 'Monster Concert' at the Ham Hall. Marching in the varsity band and playing the piano in Sunday School, were some of the activities that enhanced her abilities and drive for musical creativity and excellence. In her teenage years, it seemed to be only a natural progression for Deidre to begin singing and writing lyrics and music more skilfully. Growing up she up she enjoyed listening to Jazz, R&B, Pop, Blues, and and Classical music. Singers such as Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Al Green, Natalie Cole, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight and many many other artist from different generes of music. These great artist have influenced her zeal and passion for music today. She has sand in church choirs, groups, acaopella groups, duets, as a soloist and at various functions such as weddings, and at various funtions such as weddings, conventions, community dramas talent shows etc. Deidre Lucas is an up and coming star who's experiences have propelled her to be able to sing, write lyrics, music. She posses a unique and fresh, quality sound that has a crossover appeal. Look to hear more from this artist in the near future.