Detroit native Endea Owens is a rising star in jazz. She’s a student of legends like Marcus Belgrave, Rodney Whitaker and Ron Carter. She’s toured around the world and even landed a very prestigious spot in the band on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. She is homegrown, a graduate of Detroit School of Arts and she’s getting ready to release her debut album, Feel Good Music, on April 20.
“I try to be the best representation of myself, which is my authentic self. I never tried to be anyone else. I keep the integrity of myself in the music, and I hope the audience always feels that.” — bassist Endea Owens