a harmony-driven duo bringing people together through songs and stories.
About Jill and Kate:
Best known as former background singers for Kelly Clarkson, Jill and Kate have also distinguished themselves as a singer/songwriter duo of real craft and charm. The pair is driven by their own sensitive, well-rendered tunes and their sterling vocal harmonies. Jill and Kate are based in Nashville, TN.
Driven by their own sensitive, well-rendered tunes and sterling vocal harmonies, Jill and Kate are a dynamic singing and songwriting duo with the pipes, poise, and personalities necessary to build an explosive career in their home base of Nashville, Tennessee. While Jill and Kate are best known as former background singers for award-winning vocalist, Kelly Clarkson, Jill Pickering and Kate Rapier have emerged from the background to become a forefronting pair.
In the process of taking the next step toward their long-term goals, Jill and Kate joined Jann Arden for select dates throughout Canada. This distinct opportunity has opened doors, eyes, and ears to the talent of the duo, helping them not only garner professional relationships, but exposing them to unique fan bases who immediately recognized the duo’s talents.
Things You Should Know About Jill:
New England native
Favorite color is orange
Obsessed with word games (especially Boggle)
Lover of palindromes
Things You Should Know About Kate:
Went to school on 3 different continents
Favorite color is pink
Laughs at her own jokes
Obsessive list maker