Jessy Howe was born in Switzerland, grew up in the South West of England and in Zürich Oberland. She speaks fluent German, English, French and can converse in Swedish.
Her first inspiration in life was to join her granny Stephanie Kyle’s footsteps in show business who was a Scottish opera and musical singer. Jessy’s Mom is a classically trained singer who influenced her in becoming a performing artist and taking up piano lessons at the age of eight.
Jessy’s desire to express herself not only in words but also in melody, rhythm and on stage soon became her main focus in life. She has performed and toured in Switzerland, Germany, Bulgaria and many other Europian Countries (Art On Ice, Montreux Jazz Festival, Live At Sunset). Recently performing two sold out shows as the lead female soloist at the renowned KKL in Luzern with We Classic The Rock 2.
She is hired as a singer and songwriter for DJ’s and other artists (Roger Martin, BLIGG, Polo Hofer, Steven Stone, Viktor Giacobbo, G-SAX, DJ Rolf Imhof, Happy Monday Band …).
Her experience and professional attitude on stage as a performer and singer gave her the opportunity to form her own party band “Jessy Howe & Co” and her unplugged band “Jessy Howe & Soirée Jazz”. The Sensational Plaza Dance Orchestra is yet another live band in which Jessy performed every second Thursday live at Klub Plaza in Zürich. BLIGG’s has featured Jessy on his single “I’d Kill For You” and as a guest singer for his tour 2012 and 2016. Writing songs and putting words into a melody is a vital part for Jessy’s creative output and artistically growth and development. In collaboration with guitar player and producer Chris Muzik, Jessy started working on original songs. Their band “THE RAVENERS” managed to release their first album “Ravenous” in Switzerland and Germany and their second album “Bad Lover Killer” nationwide in 2012. They have been on tour in Switzerland also performing througout Germany. Their singles “You Gotta Swing”, “Boy You Wanna” and “Kill The Beast” are on radio air play nationwide.
Wanting to pass on her knowledge as a singer, performer and songwriter Jessy started giving private singing lessons and coaches students of all age at Musikschule Hug in Zürich.
Madame Mermaid became a side project of her daily business as a professional hired singer. She composes, co-produces and plays the piano on her own written material.
On 8 November 2019 Jessy Howe is releasing a new single by Roger Martin (We Found Love) feat. Jessy Howe called “Lonely No More” under the label of Sony Music. Giving this song her trademark soulful dark blues voice and lyrical talent.
Jessy Howe is a true singer at heart and on stage. Her natural fascinating style and charm, her drive and her unmistakable character of voice make her a unique and desired singer and performer.