About Ashley Kimbrae:
A product of Dallas, Texas, songstress Ashley Kimbrae started the journey toward her professional music career at the age of 15, where she began embracing her talent by singing in the youth choir. Later, she boldly made a statement with her sultry musical skills by performing live in high school in front of her critical peers only to receive countless accolades, which reaffirmed her talent. Ashley, has always been completely dedicated to reaching her dream of becoming a prominent and renowned R&B artist. She realized early, a beautiful face was great but an educated woman was powerful! Therefore, she chose to attend Sam Houston State University, earning her bachelor’s degree in marketing. She continued to work on developing as a singer, by strengthening her voice through vocal training and performing at various events and being featured on numerous songs by southern artists. Ashley took her career a step further by interning for Matthew Knowles at Music World Entertainment, where she gained knowledge of the business side of the music industry.
Her first single, “Drop 64,” which was released in the fall of 2010 was a southern smash, earning play on major radio stations throughout Texas and Louisiana. The success of “Drop 64″ also earned her the title “Dallas’ new First Lady of R&B” by various programmers and publications. The video was featured on MTV, as well as several popular music websites. In addition to music, Ashley Kimbrae has been featured in three nationally distributed issues of “Sophisticate’s Black Hair Magazine.” As talented as she is beautiful, Ashley Kimbrae is a former contestant on a major reality show: CW’s “The Next: Fame is at Your Doorstep”, where she made it to the national Semi- finals. Each week, her performances received amazing reviews from a panel of industry heavy hitters, such as Nelly, Joe Jonas, Gloria Estefan and John Rich.
The Southern beauty graced the BET Music Matters Stage during the BET Experience (BET Awards weekend) with a riveting performance. Ashley followed that up by captivating the entire 106 & Park audience, as well as hosts with her sultry 90’s influenced single “A Feeling”! Ashley is currently in the studio recording. She is coming off the heels of an outstanding performance at the BET Music Matters showcase, on September 10th 2013, at the legendary SOB’s in NYC.
She is humbled and grateful for the opportunity to be a Music Matters artist. “There are so many talented artists out there and it is truly an honor to be apart of such a prestigious platform. Ashley’s first EP debuted this past spring and she is already making waves with her single, “1st Time Around” which is being supported heavily throughout the south. God-given talent combined with determination, devotion, and love of music, will undoubtedly propel Ashley Kimbrae to the forefront of the R&B music scene.
Ashley Kimbrae has recently been added to several dates of K. Michelle’s “Rebellious Soul” Tour. Catch her performing in a city near you:
Nov. 11 – Dallas, TX
Nov. 12 – Houston, TX
Nov. 14 – Kansas City, MS
Nov. 15 – Chicago, IL
Nov. 22 — Atlanta
Short performance clip of National Anthem Performance at Deion Sanders’ Prep Academy Kickoff event from
Friday Oct 18th:
Blackvibes.com blog: Vibe Magazine
Web – AshleyKimbrae.com
Twitter and Instagram
Phone – 469-326-4700
Not up yet!!! on itunes coming soon
(Singles “Feeling” and “Control”
Available Now on iTunes)