Shantel Norman, Vocalist Extraordinaire
Shantel has competed in many talent shows such as Triad Idol, of North Carolina winning a spot as a finalist. The Omega Psi Phi talent show she had won 2nd place. The Summer of 2011 she competed on ABC network’s reality show Karaoke Battle USA. Karaoke Battle USA was hosted by Joey Fatone (N-Sync) and the panel of judges Carnie Wilson (WilsonPhillips), Joe Levy (Editor-of-Chief Rolling Stones and Maxim magazine), and Brian “The Cowboy”Scott (Former Karaoke World Champion, and Country Songwriter). During the competition she was the 2nd place finalist as one of the best singers in the USA.
She also had the opportunity to sing at the Legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem NY and came in 2nd place singing Tina Turners “Whats Love Got To Do With It.”
Norman also recently won the 2016 Herald-Tribune First Place Readers Choice Award as ‘Best Musical’.