Official Shannon is an independent singer/songwriter and music artist from Chingford, East London whose soulful tones and confronting lyrics capture all things honest and heartfelt. She has incredible infectious energy on stage as well as in the recording studio and collaborates creatively with producers to invent cleverly crafted alt pop style productions for her original music. Official Shannon aims to promote authenticity, and self belief through her music, so others can feel enabled to pursue their passions and feel empowered to be themselves.
"Official Shannon has been constantly on the rise for the last two years. Recognized many times by BBC Music Introducing and specialized press" as well as more recently making the 2023 longlist as an emerging artist to perform at Glastonbury Festival, "her powerful, evocative and dynamic vocals have made sure she could build an artist name that calls for respect and admiration." - Gabriel Mazza, Mesmerized.
In 2021, Official Shannon founded and curated a London Live Music event series called Under The Radar @undertheradarldn to showcase independent women in music and female creatives involved in local london businesses. See more on the News n' Gigs Page.
“SDGAF. Protest never sounded as soulful. Official Shannon is taking down the cat call. We are all here in harmony.”
Nialler9 on Glastonbury Festivals Website. (https://www.glastonburyfestivals.co.uk/etc-2023-longlist-announced-listen-to-the-acts-now/)
“Official Shannon has a real yearning/jazzy type vocal that really hooks you in and warms every fibre of your heart.” Jake Peach, BBC Music Introducing in Essex
"One of those artists that's using her platform for such an important campaign."
Robyn Wallis, BBC Music Introducing in Essex
“With a steady batch of engaging singles, the UK artist Official Shannon has gradually been establishing herself as a steady presence in the alternative pop scene as an artist with a unique and exciting sound." Kieran Rogers, CLOUT
"Official Shannon has never shied away from telling the truth. Her eagerly-anticipated new single addresses some of the most serious issues women face on a daily basis. We applaud her for using her voice to make a difference."
Louis, Founder of Lefuturewave