Emily King is a soulful Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter. Her very first album, "East Side Story", was nominated for a Grammy in the Best Contemporary R&B Album category. King started out with small shows throughout NYC, at venues like CBGB and The Bitter End. She landed a record deal with J Records, and was soon after heard on Nas’ album Street Disciple. King has since shared the stage with the likes of Nas, Alicia Keys, Chaka Khan, Erykah Badu, Emeli Sande, Sara Bareilles, Floetry, Maroon 5, and John Legend. Lupe Fiasco can be heard on her single, “Walk in My Shoes”. She released her second album, "The Switch", on her own label, Making Music Records. Emily was born in New York City within a small apartment located on the Lower East Side. Her parents, both singers and musicians, really inspired her to explore her own musical talents and, thus, her path in life was found. She started playing shows at venues and restaurants around the city. She as only 16-years-old when she earned her GED in order to pursue a career in music. In the winter of 2019, she released her third studio album "Scenery", which number 6 on the U.S. Billboard Heat chart. That same year, she released the EP "Change of Scenery (Remix EP)". The next year, she released yet another album and EP: "Sides" and "Spotify Singles", respectively. Recently, she collaborated with internet sensation Marc Rebilllet as his very first guest performer..
How to hire Emily King for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Emily King to perform.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Emily King, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Emily King or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Emily King's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Emily King for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Emily King, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Emily King. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Emily King booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Emily King for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Emily King booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Emily King charge for an event. One example fee to book Emily King is in the starting range of $2,500-$7,499. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Emily King for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Emily King agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Emily King, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Emily King booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Emily King, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Gospel, R&B, Female, American