It’s not just her high-flying and fabulous ‘fro that keeps fans intrigued by Leela James, the new new-school soul singer has a distinct tone to her voice that captivates any listener. James’ authentic voice and profound lyrics come to life on her stripped-down single “Fall For You” off her recently release album of the same name.
James, who is promoting her new album and role on TVOne’s “R&B Divas,” stopped by our offices to perform the ballad that left us engulfed in our feelings. With her keyboardist and background singer cushioning her vocals, Leela poured her heart into the intimate performance.
Watch Leela perform “Fall For You” above and be sure to tune in to TV One at 10pm on Wednesdays to catch her on “R&B Divas.”