Clarissa Mei is a 20 year old singer/songwriter, born and raised in Sydney Australia. She has been singing since the age of 5 and performing by the age of 7. Clarissa is currently studying a Bachelor of Music at JMC academy. Clarissa has been involved in a range of musical event’s and performances over the years, starting out in local Filipino productions, to touring the US with a Jazz band as a saxophone player/singer, to a talent development program in LA where she performed at numerous iconic theme parks and venues. Clarissa currently performs around Sydney for various music venues.
Influenced by leading female artists such as Alicia Keys, Lauryn Hill, Lianne La Havas, Emily King and India Arie, through her music she wishes to influence her listeners to pursue the desires of their hearts, by show casing her life through meaningful lyrics. She sings with maturity beyond her years, covering a spectrum of emotions through her voice, she can take you from deep, smoky vocals in her original work to fun and sassy covers of R&B/ Soul artists. Coupled with her guitar Clarissa takes you on a journey of wonder, pain, and beauty.
Clarissa Mei is looking forward to releasing new music in 2017, with a 5 track EP full of all original music.