As one of the top nationally touring kindie rock singers, Brooklyn-based Joanie Leeds has played for thousands of families all across the country. We’re pleased to welcome her to Saturday Family Concerts to perform songs from her 8th children’s album, ‘Brooklyn Baby.’ Bringing her seriously talented vocal stylings coupled with an undeniable sense of fun, don’t be surprised if Joanie Leeds becomes a regular on your kids’ playlist. As SiriusXM’s ‘Kids Place Live’ host Mindy Thomas says, “Joanie Leeds is that cool babysitter who would let you try on her lip gloss once your mom left the house. You idolized her, and your mom knew she could trust her. That’s Joanie. Only she’s also likely to completely ROCK THE ROOF OFF YOUR HOUSE!”
As a singer/songwriter, Joanie has won first place in the USA Songwriting Competition, an Independent Music Award, Gold Parents’ Choice Award, NAPPA Gold Award and she has been a John Lennon Songwriting Award Finalist and an International Songwriting Competition Finalist. Her original music with her band Joanie Leeds & The Nightlights has been featured in People Magazine, USA Today, Parents Magazine, New York Times and Washington Post. Her songs are played on many radio stations nationwide climbing up the chart to #1 on Sirius-XM’s Kids Place Live and WXPN’s Kids Corner.