Singing/Songwriting Experience

Awards and Distinctions

  • ASCAPLUS Awards (2010-2011, 2011-2012)
  • 3 ASCAP Pop Awards (prior to being renamed ASCAPLUS)
  • Billboard Honorable Mention - The 9th Annual Billboard Song Contest
  • Entry on the First Round of the 42nd Annual Grammy Awards Nominating Ballot (for Best R&B Song of the Year Category)
  • A "Best of Fest" Winner at The 3rd Midtown International Theatre Festival


  • National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    • Nominee for the 2011-2013 NY Board of Governors
  • American Society of Composers & Publishers (ASCAP)
  • The Recording Academy
  • Previous Membership Credits
    • Songwriters Guild of America: Alternate to New York Board (elected 2000)
    • Songwriters Guild of America: "Ask-A-Pro" Moderator 1988-89
    • Songwriters Guild of America: Newsletter Staff 1988
    • Women in Music National Liaison 1987-92
    • Women in Music Vice-President, Workshop Series 1991
    • Women in Music Newsletter Staff 1987-91

Featured Performer at These NYC Clubs

  • Area , MK's , Tatou , Merlyn , Tunnel , Panach , Chili's , Red Zone , Limelight , World (It) , Good Times , Horn of Plenty , Ye Olde Tripple Inn , 5&10, No Exaggeration , Madison Tower Hotel's Whaler Bar

Recordings and Radio

  • "First Dance" Award-winning song, recorded by Donna Stearns and Curtis King. CD singles available exclusively online at
  • "Up, Up, Up in the Sky" An official theme song for The International Year of Astronomy, recorded by Donna Stearns and The Big Bangers. Downloads available on CD Baby and iTunes
  • "This Fiesta Celebrates Dawn" An official NASA song, recorded by Donna Stearns and Tony Imgrund. Downloads available exclusively online at
  • WEVD-AM. New York, NY. First Dance, featured artist.
  • WAMF-FM. Tallahassee, Florida.
  • WBAI-FM. "New Songs, New Writers", NYC.
  • WFSU-FM. Tallahassee, Florida.
  • "Street Heat". Backup Vocals on a single recorded and released at Studio 54 in 1985. Musical Supervisor Michael Millius, MCA.