Jocelyn Alice is a Canadian singer and songwriter with a fiercely powerful voice, heartfelt lyrics, and magnetic style influenced by her favourites such as Amy Winehouse, Lauryn Hill, Robyn, and Ed Sheeran. She is known for her flawless vocal control and extraordinary range of diverse pitches. Jocelyn’s debut single as a solo artist, the 2015 summer hit ‘Jackpot’, was certified Gold in Canada in early August 2015 and reached the top 15 on multiple Canadian commercial radio charts including #11 Mediabase Hot AC, #12 Billboard AC, #12 Billboard All-Format Airplay, and #14 Billboard CHR/Top 40. Jackpot also reached #12 on the Shazam Canada Top 100, #13 on the iTunes Canada Top 200 Pop Songs chart, and additional Billboard Canada chart peaks of #16 on Hot 100 Airplay and #38 on the Canadian Hot 100.
Prior to her solo career, Jocelyn and bassist Lisa Jacobs performed in the indie soul pop duo jocelyn & lisa (a unique sound-blend of pop, soul, reggae, and funk). Within their first two years they played nearly 300 shows (including NXNE and BreakOut West) and released an EP that charted #2 on CJSW. The duo was featured in the documentary, Crave, by LA filmmaker and best-selling novelist Erwin McManus, as well as in a Destination Calgary television commercial promoting Calgary internationally. Their single, Open Wide, off their 2012 album Weary Warrior was featured in the documentary, 1000 Days, by award-winning director Jeth Weinrich (Jann Arden, Chantal Kreviazuk, 54-40), as well as the TV show Degrassi.
Jocelyn has co-written music featured on the hit TV shows One Tree Hill and Pretty Little Liars, the movie Dear Santa, television commercials in Canada for Shaw TV and Tourism Calgary, and a USA nationwide Target television commercial. The cover single “So Groovy”, recorded by Jocelyn and Right The Stars for Target, has sold over 40,000 downloads and charted at #2 on the iTunes Singer/Songwriter chart in America.
Jocelyn is currently writing and recording and will be releasing new solo material soon.