BLUEZY BLUEBERRY AKA LIZ SHARP
Liz Sharp has been singing professionally since legal age. She grew up in Cleveland Ohio to musician parents that influenced and encouraged her to pursue her natural singing abilities. In
high school Liz was drawn to modern dance, musicals, playing guitar and singing with bands. Having a father who played jazz guitar, she had the advantage of his instruction, which inspired her to do
her own song writing and Liz began performing in local clubs and coffee houses at a young age. Gradually Liz sought out local Jazz musicians and continued to book her own groups in Premier clubs and
restaurants. She opened shows for such notables as Henny Youngman and Julie Kelly in addition to singing on Voice overs and Jingles. At age 23, Knowing she had talent, Experience, good looks and guts
Liz left for New York and performed at various clubs and showcases. Trying her luck at "Catch a Rising Star" she landed a steady gig there as well as some limited engagements in various clubs in the
After careful consideration though, Liz decided that Los Angeles was more suited to her Lifestyle and career aspirations. For the next Four years, she acquired club work, performed in showcases like the Rose Tatoo for music industry people and worked on her acting abilities and recording. As fate would have it, Liz has been residing in South Florida and enjoying a busy career singing for the past 20 years. Liz travels out of town often to perform with her Jazz and blues ensemble at clubs, corporate events and Recording work. Liz has performed at the following Florida Establishments:Funky Biscuit, Blue Jean Blues, Mardi Gras Casino, Hard Rock Casino, Casablanca Cafe-Charlie’s Crab-Paradiso Italian restaurant and many more! Liz is proud to be the first Florida Poptart and is having a shag-a-delic good time in the Poptart Show. "Bluezy Blueberry" performs some of the greatest 1960's songs in Liz Sharp style!!
Visit Liz's website for more www.lizsharpsings.com
CHARMING CHERRY AKA CHRIS JANES
Chris Janes was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. but moved to South Florida in the early 1980's. Chris participated in numerous beauty and scholarship pageants as a young lady and on into college. Those pageants, 13 total, included, Kentucky Jr Miss, Miss Teenage Louisville, Miss Teenage Louisville Park and Recreation, Miss Louisville, Miss Jefferson County and Miss Kentucky. Through achieving these titles and also winning the talent portion of the contests…Chris was "hooked"…..music was what made her “tick”….with that inspiration and her love of music….Chris continued to further her music knowledge with formal training in the area of voice, piano and music theory/history and attended music schools to complete 2 degrees from the University of Kentucky, earning an Associate’s Degree in Liberal Arts, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education.
Chris Janes is a polished and sultry vocal stylist who entertains and delights her audiences every time! Chris has appeared at numerous venues in South Florida From September’s Night Club (Ft. Lauderdale) Timpano’s (Ft. Lauderdale) Pete’s Restaurant & Bar (Boca Raton), The Boca Raton Resort and Beach Club ,Vino’s Wine & Tapas Bar (Boca Raton) Café Europa, The Breaker’s Hotel (Palm Beach) The Marriot Hotels and the Ritz Carlton Hotels. Chris has an instantly recognizable vocal quality….a voice that resonates with a silky, beautiful expression and sensitivity. She combines her techniques to include a powerful, emotional and honest delivery in her lyrical interpretations and Now as "Charming Cherry" she is delighting audiences with her renditions of these 1960's Super Hits! www.chrisjanesmusic.com Visit Chris's Website
Groovy Grape AKA Debi Lewin
Born and raised in the rock and roll CAPITAL OF THE WORLD , Cleveland, Ohio, DEBI LEWIN has more than 37 years of experience in show business as a professional singer, entertainer, dancer, band manager and producer. Debi's knowledge of music comes from a history of three generations of musicians. The Lewin family is recognized for their vast musical backgrounds spanning from classical and theatrical to rock and roll. Debi started her career in 1980 in musical theater, starring in such productions as "Evita," playing the notorious "Eva Peron," "Cassie" in "A Chorus Line" and also producing and performing in many Broadway reviews and One Woman Shows. Moving from genre to genre and singing in four languages makes Debi one of the most versatile performers who'll ever hear. Performing in Las Vegas with Wayne Newton at the "Sand's Hotel" and on the Jerry Lewis Telethon has been one of the many highlights of Debi's career. She has also performed in Las Vegas at "Caesar's Palace," "The Aladdin," "Sahara," "Stratosphere" and "The Riviera Hotel." Debi has also had the pleasure of performing with or doing background vocals for Lou Gramm, Andy Kim, Ron Dante, The Scintas, Eric Carmen, Mitch Ryder, Chris Montez, Felix Cavaliere, Maxine Nightingale, Southside Johnny, Deniece Williams, Patty Smythe, Kim Carnes, Louis Prima Jr, Martha Reeves, Mark Farner and the beat goes on. Debi had the pleasure of promoting shows for Sonny Geraci of "The Outsiders" and performing with Paul Shaffer and "The David Letterman Band" at "The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame." Over a 10-year period of 1997-2007, Debi performed in Cleveland and across the country with the nationwide popular Pink Floyd tribute band, "Wish You Were Here," as well as singing background vocals, both recorded and live, for "Beau Coup" and Michael Stanley. Currently Debi shares the spotlight with The Cleveland Poptarts and the Florida Poptarts and also performs with her very talented brother Dennis Lewin. Debi Lewin's CD "A Woman of Standards" is aired on radio station 91.5. MOST RECENTLY-Debi is the proud co-manager of Kaley Ann Voorhees who is currently playing the role of Christine in The longest running musical in Broadway history The Phantom of the Opera. Vocal coaching and MC can be added to her list of many talents. Debi is also committed to helping undiscovered talent realize their dream! "GROOVY GRAPE" (ALSO KNOWN AS "OUTRAGEOUS ORANGE") IS SO PROUD TO SHARE THE STAGE WITH THESE AMAZING FLORIDA SINGERS AND THRILLED THAT HER VISION TO BRING THE POPTARTS TO SOUTH FLORIDA IS NOW A REALTY AND THAT THEIR WARM AND TOASTY AND READ TO SERVE...VISIT: WWW.DEBILEWIN.COM WWW.NATIONALSINGINGSTAR.COM/WWW.MARSTALENT.COM FOR MORE!
AKA SUSAN JORGENSEN
Susan Jorgensen has resided in South Florida since 1984. Her childhood dream was always to become a professional singer, however she became instead, a Master Barber of more than 30 years and owner of several Barber shops. Her dream of becoming a professional singer amazingly came to fruition and she has been performing in the South Florida area for many venues, shows and private parties.
NOW!! Susan is the newest member of the Poptarts! Passionate Plum has a sound that will take you back to a time in musical history where the music was filled with Sunshine Lollipops & Rainbows..Susan's voice is haunting, beautiful and there is a sincerity in her voice that is a rare find! You're going to LOVE this Passionate Plum Poptart.