Voice is edgy, pop, sultry, clean & warm. Known for American Idol (Season 10), Minecraft Jams "Psycho Girl" writer & singer, Vanderpump Rules "Touch In Public" music video, commercials, voice in ABC's The Unit, ABC Family, FOX & more.
"I started singing professionally at 11 in an acapella group before becoming the go-to session girl in Philly."
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“I've touted Erika Schiff 's singing abilities for so long, it might seem like she's a woman in her 60s rather than the sprightly twenty something that she is. Philly's resident blue-eyed soul chanteuse pays her bills as a session singer, has done backing vocals for old area cats like John Eddie and sang in expansive jazz acts with avant-guys like Elliot Levin. But the woman I spoke to from the Hollywood set of American Idol early this year (Schiff was a contestant) has her debut album "In the Blonde" ready with a gig at Legendary Dobbs April 30."
---A. D. Amorosi, City Paper (Philadelphia)
Specializing in harmonies, vocal doubles/triples, a rich, velvety mid range, Erika has the tone and edge in her vocals to deliver a modern vocal track. She is the perfect fit for pop, soul, blues, jazz, dance, adult contemporary and more.
(Most comfortable range: C3- G5, Mezzo-Soprano)
As a Philly native, Erika earned her cred early on at 11 years old when she began singing pro in a 50‘s pop acapella quartet, followed by writing her own music and performing at Philly staple venues. She became one of the most sought after commercial pop singers in the city. Her voice can be heard on hundreds of commercials and television shows. She currently resides in LA.
I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.
My credits include
- American Idol
- steven tyler
- Jennifer Lopez
- aaron carter
- Discovery Channel
- Young and the Restless
- ABC Family Chanel
- I Married a Mobster
- Dr. Oz
- Game Day Live
- The Unit
- Another Gay Movie
- OWN Network
- Carson Kressley
- Wendie Malick
- Lacey Chabert
- Randy Jackson
- Tommy Lee
- Lincoln Financial Field
- House Music
- Mezzo Soprano
- Kevin Aviance
- Sherry Vine
- Black Landlord
- John Eddie
- ryan seacreast
- Nick Carter
- Stetson Cologne
- Vanderpump Rules
- Sharon Little
- Pro Tools
- Audio Technica AT 4050
Terms of Service
-Revisions w/in reason & won't compromise entire recording, something sounds wrong
-Please submit EXACT lyrics & check before
-Average 5-7 business day turn around, rush order avail
Reviews of Erika Schiff
Erika is the harmony queen! She delivers more than what you're asking and is a real pleasure to work with. I've worked on a couple of projects with her and she fully understands direction and feedback. Plus, she always adds something unique to every song. This was a wonderful experience.
Erika is a real professional singer ! She perfectly knows how to make a perfect vocal part, with harmonies etc.
The quality is really high, her voice is really in tune.
I hope to work with her again in the future.
last but not least she is also really funny :)
Erika is exactly what I needed and more! She is very easy to work with and knows exactly how to deliver a fantastic product. Wait until she grips you with those harmonies...WOW!
A real find and a one of a kind :)
Erika is a consummate professional. She really has great instincts and is easy to work with.
joy to work with, open-minded and creative. great communication and wonderful results. you'll be pleased.
Fantastic! Erika truly has a gifted voice and more importantly for a writer, she has a strong melodic sense. She made my song much better by her artistic sense and creativity.
Original Rock Voice On My Song ... Great Job ... Thank You So So Much ...!!!
Erika did a fabulous job, I knew by hearing her voice she was the one. Once she understsnds your concept she is off and running. Communication was top notch. Great writing skills she will definitely be my go singer song writer!
AMAZING! , as always!
Couldn't be happier! Professional, on time, communicated very well and her voice is AMAZING! Will certainly be working with her again!
This is the second song I worked with Erika on and once again she delivered in spades!!
Always easy. Always smooth.
Most importantly though. ..stellar vocals!
Erika's the real deal. She takes instruction very well, she's organized and she's prompt. But best of all, she's a terrific singer able to morph into a plethora of various stylings, fitting into virtually any musical situation. I can't recommend her enough!
Working with Erika was an extreme pleasure. She is a tremendous individual and a tremendous talent. She took my limited knowledge of things musical and expanded it greatly. She was very good about modifying things within reason and did it brilliantly. The song she did for me was to honor my wife who died of cancer at 50 it was AWESOME!
Erika was hired to resing a song I had recorded vocals on myself.
This was a very difficult task, because I was deeply connected to the track emotionally and musically.
What she sent back was masterful and beyond my expectations (which was high).
She is super pro on all levels and I can't wait to send her more of my music to sing on!
Erika was a pleasure to work with! Very professional, creative and prompt. Will definitely look forward to working with Erika again!
Erika is an excellent vocalist, very easy to work with, and very professional. She knew just what to do instinctively. I would definitely use Erika again.
Erika is a very talented singer/song writer and delivers high quality results with a quick turn around. She provides brilliant vocals and harmonies that deliver great emotions to a song.She very organized, professional,easy to work with and delivers high quality results.
Erika has a powerful, sexy voice, great pitch control and a professional presence. A great pick for singer/songwriter.
Erika has an extremely commercial sound and is extraordinarily creative. She went beyond the call of duty on my projects with performances that didn't just add sounds to my songs, but character. She's also FAST. Terrific person to partner with!
Working with Erika was a great experience. She has an amazing voice, professional work ethic, ideas to strengthen the song, and she communicates quickly, clearly, and effectively. She is fun to work with and delivers a great performance at a great price in just a few days time! I will definitely be working with her again in the future.
You're not just looking for the standard "can get the job done as per description" blah di blah. You're looking for a partner!
Erika turns the boring ol client/provider relationship into an exciting collaboration between musicians.
A lovely experience with this bundle of fun and energy. Trust me....The force is strong with this one ;)
Erika is a consummate professional on stage and of. Her live skills chops are top notch and in the studio she on point with whatever genre is on the agenda of the day. I am proud to work with her anytime because she's always right there with a smile whenever called upon. Keep up the great work Erika...
Erika is amazing! She over delivers and has great instincts, with little guidance. If you are looking for a singer who will go over and above to make your song better, she is the one. And oooh those fantastic harmonies!! I can't wait to work with such a professional again.