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Candace Devine is a songwriter on the Grammy Nominated Album, “Wild Heart” by Mindi Abair. She has been a backup singer for Christina Aguilera, a recognizable voice for film and television singing for Chico’s So Slimming Jeans, the theme song of Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny, Bonneville, Georgia Rule, The Voice, WIGS network, and many other TV, film, and radio placements. Candace has opened for and/or recorded with the likes of Ringo Starr, Christina Aguilera, Mindi Abair, Adam Lambert, Michelle Branch, Little River Band, Styx, The Four Tops, Josh Kelley, Survivor, Missing Persons, Steven Van Zandt, Boyz II Men and many more!
You can find her music on all streaming platforms. She is also the host of The Creative Convergence Podcast (available anywhere you listen to podcasts), and a member of the band called Ponderosa Grove, which will release its debut album this summer. As an owner of Further West, a multi-media production company, she creates and curates online content and live shows that showcase musical and creative talents from across the globe. She also hosts songwriter labs to connect musicians and inspire cross-collaboration and community in the musical arena of Prescott. She is dedicated to shining a spotlight on our mountain music city while always making sure that a portion of proceeds from her events and online catalog benefit arts programs in the Prescott Unified School District.
Band: Ponderosa Grove
Influences: Carole King, Whitney Houston, Judy Garland, The Eagles, Dolly Parton, Etta James, Aretha Franklin, Gordon Lightfoot, Radiohead, James Taylor, Mavis Staples, Bonnie Raitt, Carly Simon, Otis Redding, Fleetwood Mac, Lauren Hill, and more.
Venues: Elks Theater, Prescott Center for the Arts, The Raven Café, Summer Concert Series in the Downtown Square.
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