Celeste is a CMA / Nashville Recording Artist. Her latest EP titled You & Me, charted on the iTunes Country Chart. She debuted two of her songs from the EP(Country Swagger and Someone To Call Me Baby) at 3rd and Lindsley in Nashville during the Live 4 Tay Benefit. Celeste was honored to share the stage with songwriters Wynn Varble, Dave Berg and Pat Alger. After her performance she was told “FANTASTIC”. With the exception of a guitar lick in Country Swagger, Celeste wrote the entire EP. She acknowledges that performing with such amazing songwriters, was one of the highlights of her career.
2016 & 2017 have been exceptional years for Celeste. She is now the 2 time reigning Josie Music Awards Female Entertainer of The Year. The 2016 Awards show was held at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville, TN. The later was held at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, TN.
In November of 2016 Celeste attended the Nashville Universe Awards held at the world famous Wildhorse Saloon. It was there that she performed, presented with Storme Warren of Siruis XM The Highway and took home the Rising Star of the Year Award.
2017 brought the continuation of Celeste’s anti-bullying school tour. To date she has spoken to over 90,000 students as well as to the Virginia School Board Association delivering her message “Don’t Fuel Their Fire”.
Celeste got her start early in church and school choirs and singing along with her Dad to Alabama, James Taylor and The Eagles. At the age of 12 she auditioned for a Disney Pop Group called RD7. It was there she opened for Miley Cyrus, The Jonas Brothers, Raven, The Cheetah Girls and Kelly Clarkson.
Later Celeste would go on to film an Independent movie titled Much Ado About Middle School, staring opposite of Bill Cobbs, Lee Meriwhether and Blake Michael of the Disney Channel. The movie won 4 Dove Awards. Continuing her acting, Celeste would go on to have 5 call backs for the show Glee and offered a screen test as well as calls to audition for Nashville, Malibu Country and Hairspray Live, where another call back was asked for before giving the part to Ariana Grande. Where Celeste has been honored for acting opportunities her love has always remained in music, where she has opened for Scotty McCreery, Raelynn, Eric Paslay, Easton Corbin, Brett Eldridge, LeAnn Rimes, Jeffrey Steele and Cowboy Troy.
Celeste was also nominated for the 2018 Josie Awards Female Artist of the Year (Modern/Contemporary Country) and Album of the Year for “You and Me”, Song of the Year “Country Swagger”
2018 Nashville Universe Awards!!! Female Vocalist Of The Year
In 2018, Celeste will be filming her music video Country Swagger and staying on the road doing what she loves to do… performing and meeting country music fans.
Celeste was also featured on the cover of my Indie Artists Magazine in 2017