Vocal Resume


Cheryl Humphrey (CandySoul)      #(323) 452-2639        CANDYSOULonline@gmail.com



Highly dependable, “perfect pitch” vocalist with academic and music industry experience in the areas of vocal performance, recording technology, and music business.


Vocal Range:  Soprano, Alto, Tenor, & Bass 
  • Vocal Performer/Member of OneVoice Ent. – Keisha Jackson (Outkast, Erykah Badu)     2014

  • Background Vocalist for Crissy Collins of The Mamas – BGV for Beyonce                      2012

  • Background Vocalist on VH1’s Love & Hip Hop Atlanta                                               2012

  • Featured Vocalist on the Steve Harvey Morning Show                                                2011

  • Background Vocalist for Kim Burrell at The Georgia Convention Center                       2010

  • Background Vocalist for K.Michelle  on “The MoNique Show”  BET                               2010

  • Background Vocalist  on R Kelly’s “Ladies Make Some Noise” Tour     USA                    2009

  • Vocal Arranged for Jive Record’s artist K.Michelle                            USA                    2009

  • Semi Finalist on Sunday’s Best                                                  Atlanta, GA              2009

  • Semi Finalist on P Diddy’s  “Making His Band”  MTV                   Chicago, IL               2009

  • Session Vocalist for Hustle and Flow’s Al Kapone                         Memphis, TN     2005 - 08

  • Finalist on American Idol Season 6                                            Hollywood, CA          2007

  • Performed with Oscars Winners' Three 6 Mafia                           Memphis, TN            2007

  • Background Vocalist for O.B. Buchanan’s Blues City Tour             Fl, MS, AL, TN          2007

  • Sound Fuzion Band Member (Full Vocal Scholarship)                   International       2004-07

  • Performance Tour - SFZ      Nanjing, Shanghi, Xian, and Beijing - China                      2006

  • Vocalist for the University of Memphis Tigers Theme Song                                         2006

  • Headline Artist for the 1st  NABFEME Memphis “Women Who Jam” Showcase              2006

  • Vocalist for the NARAS (Grammy) “Indie Impact Showcase”                                         2006

  • Semi-Finalist for American Idol                                                   St. Louis, IL            2005

  • Vocalist for the Memphis NBA Grizzlies Theme Song                                                  2005

  • Finalist for Sony’s Music Showcase 2004       Memphis, TN / 2005 El Dorado, AR     2003-04

  • Finalist for the Orpheum’s “Memphis Music Showcase”                                               2003

  • Semi Finalist for Missy Elliott’s “Road To Stardom”                       Dallas, TX               2001





Vocal and Performance Instructor        10 years        Perfecting The Gift Performing Arts/CEO

Sight Reading                                     4 years                    University of Arkansas/Memphis 

Sound Fuzion (Vocal Ensemble)            3 years                                   University of Memphis Inspirational Singers                           2 Years           Dr. Eddie Jones/University of Arkansas

Classical Voice                                     2 years                       Dr. Eddie Jones/Dr. D. Saladino

Jazz Voice                                          4 years                  Professor Tim Goodwin/Joyce Cobb

Contemporary (pop) Voice                    3 years                                          Dr. Larry Edwards

The Chosen Generation Gospel Choir    3 years                                  Philander Smith College




University of Memphis: Bachelor of Fine Arts – Music & Vocals Production