There’s something fascinatingly powerful about Gazele and her music. Whether it’s her pop and soul musical styling, her hypnotic stage presence or her raspy yet flawless vocals, one thing for certain is that Gazele is a new artist who is hard to ignore.
Hailing from a musical family, Nigerian-Australian singer and songwriter Gazele was destined to use music to affect people in a profound way. A graduate of the Australian Institute of Music, Gazele made a name for herself as an in demand session musician and backing vocalist for 5 years before taking the leap to establishing herself as an artist. Taking the reality TV route a few years back, with an appearance on X-Factor, Gazele learnt what music meant to her and what she wanted her impact to be. While singing backing vocals with high profile Australian singers such as ARIA award winning pop star Jessica Mauboy and Diana Rouvas (The Voice, Season 1), Gazele honed her performance skills and perfected her striking stage presence, all the while keeping pen to paper writing pop influenced catchy melodies.
Gazele’s various incarnations in the music industry – from TV show contestant to a pop star’s backing vocalist have all helped shape the intriguing artist that Gazele is today. Humble yet a hustler, flamboyant, fun and unapologetically soulful, Gazele is an artist whose music perfectly balances the raw honesty of soul music with a pop sensibility. With a magnetic presence and a passion to move people through music, Gazele is here and ready to pounce on the music industry with power and grace, as only she can.