Jenna Andrews is a Canadian singer-songwriter from Calgary, Alberta, signed to 21 Music/The Island Def Jam Music Group. She has released two EPs to date, entitled "Sextape Mixtape" & "Kiss and Run"
Jenna has written and recorded with artists and songwriters such as: Babyface (musician), Max Martin (Pink (singer), Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears),Tricky Stewart and Kuk Harrell (Mariah Carey, Rihanna, Justin Bieber) Sam Watters (Color me Badd, Kelly Clarkson, Ryan Tedder), Claude Kelly (Miley Cyrus, Kelly Clarkson, Britney Spears, Bruno Mars) Chuck Harmony (Ne-Yo, Celine Dion, Rihanna), Shelly Peiken (Christina Aguilera), Fernando Garibay (Lady Gaga), Nelly Furtado, and Jordan Knight (New Kids on the Block) .
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Jenna's musical influences include vocalists like Donny Hathaway and singer/ songwriters such as Carly Simon and Carole King.
After graduating from E.P. Scarlett High School, Jenna continued on to Music Theatre and Journalism/Broadcasting at Mount Royal University. She then left her Alberta home after six months to move to Vancouver for music, where she finds herself in the office of Chris Smith Management (Nelly Furtado, Fefe Dobson) just seven months later.
In 2008, Chris Smith introduced Jenna Andrews to IDJ executives like L.A. Reid. Her on-the-spot performance garnered her a deal within 24 hours. She also signed to a booking agent, Paradigm Talent Agency under Marty Diamond (Coldplay, Radiohead).
Jenna's debut single, "Tumblin Down" was co-written by Def Jam Recordings artist and label mate, Jeremih ("Birthday Sex", "My Ride"). It charted at #24 on Billboard charts Urban AC and #19 on the Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles chart. It was featured on the popular Television show, Grey's Anatomy. The release brought attention to Jenna Andrews, landing her a feature in Vogue Italia "Visions on Stage" column in September 2011.
"Kiss and Run" was the first single off her latest EP of the same name. The music video for "Kiss and Run" premiered on Vevo September 2012. The followup single "Weapon" premiered on Vevo October 23, 2012, landing Jenna features on VIBE.com, "MTV Buzzworthy" and "Giant Step", among others.
May 2013 Jenna Andrews premiered a six song mixtape entitled, "The SexTape Mixtape" exclusively for Rap-Up.com. It features remixes of songs from Jeremih, The-Dream, and Usher.
Jenna opened for UK artist, Emeli Sandé on four dates of her US tour along with Emily King. Andrews has also toured with acts including Nelly Furtado, En Vogue,Shawn Desman and Kevin Bacon's Band, "The Bacon Brothers". She opened for Nelly Furtado's "The Spirit Indestructible" CD release party at the Highline Ballroom in New York City, alongside Dylan Murray. Jenna has also shared the stage with Marsha Ambrosius and Miguel on the 2011 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Music Matters Tour.
She has recently branched out to Japan, working with hitomi on a track entitled "Midnight Angel". Other recent collaborations include co-writing the 2013 Lapalux record "One Thing" (Brainfeeder Records), working with Yuna (singer) on her latest album Nocturnal to co-write "I Want You Back" (Verve Records), and writing alongside Alyson Stoner for the first single "Dragon" off her debut album.
Jenna Andrews spent two years (2008-2010) singing the voice of "Billie the Guitar" on CBC's children's television show, Razzberry Jazzberry Jam.