Joni Graves

Recording Vocalist, Songwriter

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I am a professional recording artist, female vocalist, and songwriter from Chicago. I've worked with the Billboard-charting producers, Keith Sorrells and Milk N Cook, and the artists Austin Fillmore and Daniel and the Sparrows to name a few. With my in-home studio, I have to ability to work with artists across the globe. Let's collaborate!

I minored in Music with a concentration in voice at Wheaton College. I have 6 years of private vocal training at Wheaton College and Belmont University.

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10 Reviews

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  1. Review by Brennan M.
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    Joni was great to work with! Very professional and talented! She was able to give the song that extra pop I was looking for. Would love to work with her again in the future!

  2. Review by Joue J.
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    Joni's great voice is what I had in mind. She completed the project without revisions. Thank you Joni.

  3. Review by John R
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    Joni's voice has a peace about it. Her ability to hit the perfect pitch, the quality of tone is hard to match. Listening is a true joy!

  4. Review by Julian Morrison
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    Joni is both very professional and a lot of fun, a pleasure to work with. Shes a good songwriter and an incredible singer! If you need a studio vocalist, shes your gal.

  5. Review by Alyssa Spradley
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    Joni is a great musician! She has a gorgeous voice and is super easy to collaborate. Joni brings a lot of energy into her music and work, she's super fun and easy to work with. Her talent has made me a better musician.

  6. Review by Daniel Lim
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    One of the best singers ever! She's super professional, personable and talented! I've worked with a TON of musicians and artists and Joni is definitely one of my favorites! She's added so much to the music I produce!

  7. Review by Feelink
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    Guys..., if you want to create some goosebumps with your track, Joni is the girl.
    She has a unique voice, very emotional, with a wide vocal range.
    She put her heart and soul on the song during the process.
    And it’s so precious for a producer to work with Joni : responsive, able to apply the brief quickly, with high standards of perfection.
    I highly recommend her.

  8. Review by Stephanie Lim
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    Joni is a dedicated, hardworking, and unique singer-songwriter. Not only can she write her own music but her performance is spot on. I'd highly recommend working with her👌

  9. Review by Austin Fillmore
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    I have had the chance to work with her on many tracks and she is amazing to work with..professional and driven every single time!!

  10. Review by John D.
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    Great voice, hit the brief and pleasure to deal with! Lovely human! Highly recommend, thanks Joni! Look forward to the release!

Interview with Joni Graves

  1. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  2. A: Keith Sorrells and Daniel and the Sparrows.

  3. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  4. A: You will receive excellent work that exceeds your hopes and expectations.

  5. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  6. A: I love being immersed in a world of skilled creativity. I also love the collaboration process that music calls for.

  7. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  8. A: I am a professional recording artist and singer/songwriter. I also teach private virtual voice lessons to students across the U.S. I have been pursuing this career for two years now.

  9. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  10. A: I would love to work with Shawn Mendes because he wants to make an impact with his music. He writes songs about real-life matters and invites others into his creative process. He is also an extremely gifted vocalist and songwriter.

  11. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  12. A: I usually work on pop, ballad, indie folk, EMD, and Christian music.

  13. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  14. A: My strongest skill is singing as a professionally trained vocalist.

  15. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  16. A: I bring passion, emotion, skilled vocals, and critical feedback.

  17. Q: What's your typical work process?

  18. A: I usually receive a demo from producers being featured as an artist. I ask many questions on the style, tone, and message the producer wants to get across as a female vocalist and then try to emulate that in the song. I send several tracks of different versions of my vocals and continue to do so until my clients love what they hear.

  19. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  20. A: Tori Kelly, Shawn Mendes, Norah Jones, Jeremy Zucker, Justin Bieber, Alessia Cara, Arianne Grande, Bon Iver, The Paper Kites, Hillsong Worship,

  21. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  22. A: I primarily hired as a featured artist and vocalist for producers and fellow artists.

  23. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  24. A: I recently finished a Single of mine called Sycamore Tree. I shot a music video for it as well. I was the recording artist and songwriting on this song. I also helped direct the music video for it.

  25. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  26. A: I am currently working on an EP of mine.

  27. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  28. A: I have a NT1-A Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone, Logic Pro X, and a Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 (2nd Gen) USB Audio Interface.

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Sycamore Tree

I was the Singer/Songwriter in this production

GenresSounds Like
  • Maggie Rogers
  • Norah Jones
  • Tori Kelly
Gear Highlights
  • NT1-A Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone
  • Logic Pro
  • Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 (2nd Gen) USB Audio Interface
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