Laura Turner (singer)

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Laura Turner
Born Houston, Texas, U.S.
Genres Christian, Gospel, Pop
Occupations Singer, songwriter
Years active 2003-present
Labels Curb, Independent

Laura Turner is an American singer born in Houston, Texas. She came to public notice following the release of the her album Soul Deep on Curb Records in 2003.[1][2]

Career[edit]

Soul Deep appeared on the Upfront Club Top 40 in 2003, reaching a peak of 4 the week of August 30, 2003.[3][4]

In 2010, Laura released two Christmas songs, "Mary, Sweet Mary" and "Come As You Are", produced by Keith Thomas.[5]

Artistry[edit]

Turner's vocal range is soprano.[6] Turner trained as an opera singer. Her musical style has been described as unique and similar to that of Sarah Brightman, combining classical and pop elements.[7]

Discography[edit]

  • Soul Deep (2003)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Laura Turner, "Soul Deep" (Curb)". Detroit News. August 29, 2003. Retrieved 2009-10-22. 
  2. ^ Shapiro, Gregg (2004-04-21). "Operatic Overload". Windy City Times. Retrieved 2009-10-22.  Reviews several albums by singers with opera training, including Soul Deep by Laura Turner
  3. ^ "The upfront club Top 40.(Club Charts)". Music Week. September 6, 2003. Retrieved 2009-10-22. 
  4. ^ "The Upfront Club top 40.(Club Charts)". Music Week. August 30, 2003. Retrieved 2009-10-22. 
  5. ^ "WITH A BIT OF MAGIC… A TOUCH OF ELEGANCE, AND A VOICE OF GRACE, LAURA TURNER RELEASES TWO CHARMING CHRISTMAS SINGLES “MARY SWEET MARY” AND “COME AS YOU ARE”". Gather.com. December 13, 2010. Retrieved 2010-10-13. 
  6. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/69624/soul-deep
  7. ^ Elliot, Russell W. (2003). "Laura Turner Soul Deep". Musical Discoveries. Retrieved 2009-10-22. 

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