Vocalist/songwriter Josie Aiello began performing as a kid, convincing her parents to permit her to execute on the Chicago cafe that they owned. By her teenagers, Aiello acquired branched out, performing at school features and local celebrations and occasions. She continuing to pursue an education, graduating with honors in the Academy of Performing Arts SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL and participating in DePaul University. Nevertheless, a cafe patron who acquired caught her action and been a jingle manufacturer and writer known her skill and she started doing commercial function. Ultimately relocating to LA, she got session function, which resulted in opportunities penning music for movies such as for example That Thing YOU CHOOSE TO DO, Dinosaur, and South Recreation area. An Aiello demonstration found its method to Warner Bros. and manufacturer Quincy Jones. An a cappella audition for Jones led to a record offer and the discharge of her debut, Unkunvenshunal Female, in Sept 2000. Jones’ Qwest label was turn off immediately after the album’s discharge and Aiello’s undertake contemporary dance-pop didn’t make inroads, despite high-profile touring slot machine games with 98° and Hootie & the Blowfish. Aiello continuing to focus on music for tv and movies, aswell as advertisements, and released an R&B-influenced adult contempoary record, Where I Am, in 2006. She resumed collaborative function and documented with famous brands R. Kelly, Cheryl Cole, Jennifer Lopez, and Ciara — generally being a history vocalist — through 2012.