Arnetta Johnson and SUNNY

Fri, Jul 19, 2019

Arnetta Johnson and SUNNY

Arnetta Johnson and the trumpet began their relationship at age 13, they dubbed her..."That Trumpet Chic"! Arnetta is poised to intersect a new young musical audience and the sage jazz aficionados to a hot new musical experience. Arnetta's goal is simple...besides world peace and understanding (#ShoutOutToGodTho) Arnetta Johnson is the composite of a “Love Supreme” and beyond belief! We are eternally grateful that Nasir Dickerson, Jamal Dickerson and Hassan Sabree, who were the initial catalysts’ that birthed Arnetta’s passion for the trumpet. They introduced Arnetta to a new realm of musical discovery...the art of improvisation. This consortium also taught Arnetta the responsibility of her talent. As a gift to humanity your music is not to be wasted and is always shared with love, respect, and passion. These early lessons will carry Arnetta, considered the quintessential “BAND GEEK” from Creative & Performing Arts High School in Camden, NJ and matriculated her to Berklee College of Music in Boston. From this estuary Arnetta headed to destinations and stages unknown yet to be determined but not limited to; Super Bowl LVIIII (49) performance featuring Beyonce’, as a feature trumpeter on the the 2018 “On The Run II Tour” or playing on The Carters “Everything Is Love” 2018 Grammy Award winning album. Whether it’s rocking a television show, like Black Girls Rock, a concert gig, or international performance, her artistry is always front and center. The consummate student Arnetta stays plugged into her mentors; Saxophonist Tia Fuller and notably Grammy award winning Vocalist and Poet Jill Scott, who's Blues Babe Foundation presented Arnetta with their coveted Rising Star Award. Arnetta’s cachet continues to grow as she has worked with some of the best including; Terri Lyne Carrington, The Roots, and Chloe x Halle. The future for Arnetta is immeasurable which includes her expanding her "DISRUPTED JAZZ" style and her “Netta Bop” sound, while leading her band Arnetta Johnson & SUNNY. {SUNNY=Sounds Uplifting Nobility through Notes and Youth} Arnetta’s goal is a simple one, to stand jazz on its head...disrupt, uplift, and inspire. Look for Arnetta Johnson’s debut release “If You Hear A Trumpet It’s Me” on all platforms worldwide.