Amel Larrieux (born March 8, 1973) is an American soul and R&B
singer-songwriter and keyboardist. Larrieux rose to fame in the mid 1990s as a
founding member of the duo Groove Theory along with Bryce Wilson.
After leaving the group in 1999, she released her debut solo album ”Infinite Possibilities”
the following year on Epic Records.
In late 2003, Larrieux founded her own
independent label, Blisslife Records, on which she has released three albums so
far. Larrieux cites Ella Fitzgerald, Prince, Rickie Lee Jones, Stevie Wonder,
Shawn Colvin, Chaka Khan, John Lennon, Patrice Rushen, Jimi Hendrix, and Joni
Mitchell as her musical influences.