About Ashlie Amber
Ashlie Amber, originally born and raised in Thornton, Colorado was one of four children, where her and her twin brother are the youngest of the family. At the age of six, Ashlie Amber began her musical journey singing for fun which unfortunately changed with the tragic loss of her father not too far after. Where grief and heartache set in, music and singing were her true outlets and pathways back to a better place but along the way she discovered that singing was not just an outlet for her staying strong and to let go of her grief, but also her life calling and true passion.
During her middle school and high school years, she performed for talent shows and other live events while enjoying being extremely active in sports, theatre, choir and academics. Once graduating with many skills and eager to tackle the world, she decided to conquer any fears and reach for the stars with a full blown music career. What Ashlie Amber didn’t realize until later was her influence, music ability, connecting with people while simply keeping real, is what would bring her to stardom today.
Starting off with becoming a part of the esteemed Actors’ Equity Association, she 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 and 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 breath taking 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. It is Ashlie Amber’s belief rising to become one of the first Black Female Country Stars to have top 40 success and beyond. It will 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 international recognition and she will be launching her first full length album later this year. Make sure and stay tuned to Ashlie Amber’s endeavors this year and follow her at AshlieAmber.com, INSTAGRAM @ashlieamberharris and TWITTER @ashlieamber for the most up to date information. 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.