If most individuals had the possibility to be Beyoncé for a day they’d take it however not everybody can effortlessly mimic the triple menace. Enter the multitalented artist, Jade Novah.
A lifelong Beyoncé fan, Novah has constructed her social media fan base off of her music and her hilarious impersonations of Beyoncé, making social media followers snicker alongside the way in which.
Who is Jade Novah?
Novah is a singer, songwriter, and musician. The Cleaveland, Ohio native started singing in church at an early age and after graduating from Kent State University, she labored in retail whereas pursuing a profession in music on the aspect. After an opportunity assembly with Missy Elliott in 2003, her work in leisure started.
Novah was employed by Elliott to sing background vocals on her album This Is Not A Test. From there, Novah’s profession in background singing took off, performing with artists together with Monica, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Beyoncé, Lady Gaga, Paul McCartney, Toni Braxton, Common, Patti Labelle, New Edition, Arianna Grande and extra.
Novah additionally toured with Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy Family stage play as a backup vocalist after Perry noticed her on YouTube – and she or he carried out background with the solid of the FOX musical drama Empire.
After singing background for plenty of years, Novah started getting songs she wrote positioned with different artists. Some of her placements embody Mya, Melanie Fiona, and Christina Milian. Many of her placements have been throughout her time as a part of the writing group, the PenUp Dolls.
She labored as a morning radio present with V103 in Atlanta earlier than she stop in Oct. 2019. Novah has launched a number of albums independently and is prepping a nationwide tour to advertise her final two tasks All Blue and Stages. She additionally lent her abilities to the FOX singing competitors present, The Four, as a vocal coach and producer.
Social Media customers can’t get sufficient of Jade Novah’s on-spot Beyoncé impersonations
Novah isn’t solely proficient musically however she has a knack for comedy. Aside from her YouTube covers songs like Rihanna’s Diamonds that attracted over 13 million views, her impersonations of Beyoncé helped her acquire notoriety.
Under the moniker “Keyonce,” Novah has launched a number of movies, courting again to at the very least 2012 on YouTube and on Instagram. She describes the alter ego as “the untalented, Siamese twin of the Queen Bey.”
Her first video garnered over a million views, during which she imitated the star in residence movies proven all through her Life Is But A Dream documentary. She not solely imitates Beyoncé’s distinctive talking voice along with her deep tone, but additionally nails her well-known snicker and singing voice.
Working with Beyoncé prior to now, Novah revealed in 2017 that the megastar has seen her movies however by no means commented on them on to her. “People in her team that I know have told me that they’ve watched it in rehearsals,” she mentioned. “She laughs, she likes it.”
While underneath quarantine, Novah has been releasing movies as Keyonce, even teaming up with comic Affion Crocket who is known for his Jay-Z impersonations. Together, they created a pretend FaceTime dialog during which the mock couple discuss being separated with their kids throughout quarantine and social media customers can’t cease laughing.
“The fact they sound just like them is SENDING me,” wrote one follower.
“They gotta get booked on SNL..as soon as going outside is legal again,” one other urged.
“I give them an A+,” one other commented.
“They got the voices down,” wrote one with laughing emojis.
“They are gooooooood,” one other harassed.
“I’m really enjoying this CORONA GOT TALENT segments y’all good,” one other wrote.
Judging from Novah’s observe document, she’ll you should definitely preserve the impersonations coming.