Ashlie Amber was born and raised in Colorado. One of four children, she and her twin brother share the title for baby of the family. She began singing at the age of six for fun, but when a tragic loss occurred in her family, she turned to singing as an outlet for her grief. She soon discovered, however, that vocal performance was her life’s calling.
Starting off with becoming a part of the esteemed Actors’ Equity Association, Ashlie Amber started performing full time all over the world for the past decade including landing TV airtime on the 2012 Season of American Idol as well as being nominated for multiple Henry Awards. Ashlie also played leading roles in renown musicals such as The Color Purple, Avenue Q, Pippin, and RENT.
With that being only the beginning, Ashlie Amber wanted more and set out to create her very own headliner show with a breathtaking tribute and celebration of vocal legend Whitney Houston entitled, “I Will Always Love You.” Her show grew to be one of the best acts in international waters landing her a residency onboard one of the worlds #1 acclaimed cruise lines and ships. The Celebrity Edge, a $1.2B vessel touring Europe and the Caribbean.
With such a unique approach to the show and with her outstanding vocals and ratings, Ashlie Amber was noticed and invited to work on her own solo material. She is currently collaborating with Grammy and Emmy award winner, Jamie Tate, to create her very first album in the Country genre. Ashlie Amber is quickly achieving her goal to become one of the first Black Female Country Stars to have top 40 success and beyond and to help pave the way for a new generation of music, open minded thinking and a new outlook on music today.
With Ashlie Amber having just released her very first single on Spotify and all other major music platforms, “Almost Love”, she is quickly rising to star status with international recognition and she will be launching her first full length album later this year. With the sky being the limit, Ashlie Amber welcomes you on her journey and hopes to inspire you to take your life and personal journey into your own hands as she is, by breaking barriers, redefining labels, and looking at world wide success as only the beginning.
Make sure and stay tuned to Ashlie Amber’s endeavors this year and follow her at AshlieAmber.com, INSTAGRAM @ashlieamberofficial and TWITTER @ashlieamber for the most up to date information.