Local Singer Warms Things Up on Eye Opener With Motivational Music

Brittanie Thomas grew up in Glassboro, New Jersey, attended Drexel University and now works for Moore College of Art and Design as a counselor. Her musical roots run deep. Thomas says she was raised in a musical family with parents who are both musicians. She sung as a child in the church choir as well as with two sisters. But, it wasn’t until her freshman year in college that she really developed as a songwriter and soloist. She started writing about the emotional and spiritual journeys in her life which led to her motto, “I sing because I have to; I write because I want to.” Brittanie says her soul-inspired lyrics reach the heart. Artists who have inspired her? The legendary Nina Simone, smooth-as-silk Anita Baker and soul-stirring Adele to name a few. Hear new motivational song, “Green Light” performed live here on our show. 

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