Lauren 'Elle B' Ball

Female Singer/Arranger

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Experienced studio singer with ultimate versatility for some of the hottest producers in pop, r&b/soul and afrobeat, including Oren Yoel (Miley Cyrus), $likk (Ariana Grande, Tank), Druski (Nick Jonas, Kelly Rowland), Kevin Teasley (Chris Brown, J. Lo).

Experienced vocalist and vocal producer available for recording sessions and vocal arranging.

All vocals recorded and delivered DRY at 24-bit, 48k from 1:1:1 at 0db, directly center via Dropbox within 3 days of hire. Up to 2 revisions included, no additional processing on vocals except for tuning, EQ, and compression. Will deliver raw files and dynamically processed vocals for maximum flexibility.

Vocal arranging is NOT included, but simple harmonies as outlined by the songwriting/producers is included (eg, "add an octave to the melody in the chorus" is okay, but "Can you add some harmonies to the chorus" would be considered vocal arranging and is not included.)

Maximum Song Length: 3:30
Song key and BPM must be provided

*Vocal Arranging: Available for producers/songwriters as an add-on to my Session - female offer.
Artists may also select this service if you need assistance arranging your own song.

Production training at Cre8 Music Academy (Westlake Studios)

Send me a note through the contact button above.

5 Reviews - 1 Repeat Client

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  1. Review by CJ J.
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    Always on point! Awesome vocals. Fast and Professional to make my
    song super! Thanks once again.

  2. Review by Noah M.
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    Noah M.

    Sometimes you run into people or a situation that you have know clue what the outcome will be. You just hope something good will come out of it. To much good came from working with this beautiful woman. She has a voice that is awesome to listen to. I have gotten the pleasure to hear it without the mixing board touching it. Awesome. She is timely, professional and communicates. I hope to work with her in the near future. Thank you again Elle.

  3. Review by Jerry T.
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    She was able to deliver what I requested and more. Really hit the vibe of what i was looking for. Highly recommend.

  4. Review by CJ J.
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    She did the job very fast and on point! Very professional and smooth.
    Super voice def. the right vibes for what I have sent. I definitely will
    work with her again.

  5. Review by Emil I.
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    It was a pleasure working with Lauren she is very talanted and an amazing vocalist.

Interview with Lauren 'Elle B' Ball

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

  2. A: Studio recording and live vocal performance.

  3. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  4. A: I record through the Slate Digital VMS through Apollo Twin MK II interface with Neve 1073, real-time autotune (just a touch), and Fairchild 670 limiter processing into Ableton Live 9.

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

  6. A: When I record, I typically record five takes of each section (eg verse, pre, chorus, bridge) and then create a comp lead vocal. Depending on the song, I will add my overdubs and harmonies, the follow-up with background vocals.

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

  8. A: Stellar vocals with a stunning ability to execute timing, diction, tone, and feel.

  9. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  10. A: My vocal dexterity to match genres. My background began in choirs, singing gospel and RnB, but trained in Jazz and musical theater and worked for 8 years as a background vocalist for Katy Perry singing pop.

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

  12. A: Typically pop, electronic, r&b.

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

  14. A: Khalid. He's got a classic soul voice but puts out really strong pop music.

  15. Q: How would you describe your style?

  16. A: Soulful, urban, pop.

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

  18. A: I'm an artist in my own right. I have been in the industry for more than ten years, mostly on the live talent side. I am pivoting to focus more on songwriting and studio performance.

  19. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  20. A: Please be clear about your expectations by providing references, key, BPM and expectations for the finished product. The clearer you are, the better.

  21. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  22. A: That singers aren't musicians. The best ones are skilled technicians at what they do and know how to get a great vocal performance under any circumstance.

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

  24. A: Creating a memorable performance. This can be tedious but the payoff is great once you've turned over a great session to the producer.

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

  26. A: Songwriting and new original music.

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L I O N by Elle B

I was the Singer, Songwriter and Recording engineer in this production

GenresSounds Like
  • Beyonce
  • Ariana Grande
  • Ms. Lauryn Hill
Gear Highlights
  • Apollo Twin MK II
  • Slate VMS
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First time clients receive a $25 discount.

  • Elle B Opens for Katy Perry's Witness The Tour JohannesburgSep 24, 2018

    The Dolls and Elle B. will open for Katy Perry when she performs at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg on the South African leg of her Witness: The Tour on 18, 20, and 21 July 2018

    Read the Announcement on Channel 24 South Africa