Janelle Phillips coming to you from San Diego, California, was born and raised in the city Escondido; she is a blend of culture, a Cali Lady bringing forth conscious music. Beginning her musical journey, Janelle began writing lyrics and poetry in high school and taught herself how to play guitar. Throughout the next few years Janelle would jam at open mic nights and small performances, eventually recording and releasing her first EP ‘To Be Heard’ in 2013. With her first EP, Janelle became part of the reggae community which led her to the doors of Imperial Sound Recording Studio. In 2014/2015 she recorded 4 tracks with E.N Young including her powerful song, “Lioness” for which her new album is named. Janelle's lyrics are self-empowering, healing, and profound. Her goals are to uplift the souls that are enlightened by the music of love, strength, and truth: Reggae Music.