JACOB H. CARRUTHERS FOR INNER CITY STUDIES
Julia Huff, Songstress/Actress and Model, is an outstanding talent with an exuberant personality to match. Julia is a startling beauty with a curvaceous figure at 5-7 with medium brown hair and light-brown eyes. Julia has displayed her artistry as a Jazz Singer, Fashion Model, Actress and Rhythm & Blues Singer throughout the United States. Julias venture into the entertainment world began long ago, when she was only five (5) years old at her kindergarten graduation, singing gleefully her rendition of Weve Only Just Begun. Later while Julia was in grammar school, she auditioned for and was accepted into the prestigious Gospel/Soul Children of Chicago, Illinois, which by the way has an illustrious history and is well known throughout the United States and Europe as being one of Americas premiere childrens choirs.
After grammar school, Julia enrolled at Mother McAuley High School, where she was featured in several musicals, like Oklahoma, and No, No Nannette.
After graduating from high school, Julia attended the University of Illinois at Urbana. While at the University of Illinois, Julia successfully produced two major musicals; however, Julia stayed true to her educational commitment and ultimately received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Broadcast Journalism. Photobucket - Video and Image HostingJulia was immediately hired for several years as an on-air news reporter for an NBC affiliate in Champaign, Illinois. She was later hired at City News Bureau of Chicago as a print reporter, covering a variety of topics, interviewing any prestigious personalities like the late United States Commerce Secretary, Ron Brown, First Lady Hillary Clinton, and former Illinois Governor Jim Thompson. In early 2001, Julia experienced once again a burning desire for her roots in music so she left the demands of the news desk to pursue her life-long dream of becoming a mega star in the entertainment industry.
In just a short time, Julia has obtained an impressive chain of entertainment accomplishments that have only tipped the iceberg in her quest for super-stardom. Julia has masterfully honed her vocal skills to extreme heights and has been compared to musical starlets like Sarah Vaughn, Nancy Wilson, Carmen McRae, and even Tina Turner and Gladys Knight. Julia has garnered respect as a musical vocalist and audiences who have had the opportunity to hear her sing, have expressed outward emotion of sincere gratification for Julias vocal presentation and enamored passion for song. Additionally, they say Julia is an emerging star right before our eyes, shes a budding star, its just a matter of time before the world recognizes, your voice is a gift from above.
The Jazzn Fan Club of Chicago reviewed one of Julias live performances and stated, Julia was doing Julia in her very unique way! Her trio of musicians accompanied her masterfully and her stage presence and delivery was enchanting. Her selection of songs, phrasing, and voice character displayed her versatility and all in all, her performance was simply magical! Julias sophisticated look brings a sensational entertainment package to the stage every time, which without a doubt will prove to be her biggest asset. If class act describes Julia Huffs talent and presence, then the adage of you havent seen nothing yet will quickly materialize in short order. Julia is the rare young talent that comes along only once in a generation (with both a magnificent voice and stunning beauty).
She has performed confidently at some of Americans most respected musical venues in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Detroit respectfully. Julia has continually displayed her vocal versatility while singing songs ranging from Ol Black Magic and I Concentrate on You in the traditional jazz genre to show tunes like Alfie, People and Home. She also displays versatility with spicy versions of hip R & B tunes like If I Aint Got You, Chain of Fools, I Heard it Through the Grapevine, River Deep, Mountain High and Simply the Best. Julia realizes it is only a matter of time before music moguls discover her and history will be written once again with her name etched in stone next to all the musical giants. After all, how can she miss when destiny has already determined that SHES A STAR!
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