Artist, Singer, Songwriter
Oliv Blu originates from Olympia Fields, IL which is a suburb south of Chicago. As part of the Freesole collective, she gained inspiration from her peers and found her voice in the process. She credits artists such as Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Nancy Wilson and Stevie Wonder as key components to her development as an artist. Inspired by genres such as Jazz, Neo-Soul and House music, Oliv Blu has combined her musical influences into a style of her own. As a singer-songwriter she relies on messages of self-love, confidence, and self-awareness to deliver an empowering, loving and fruitful sound. Being a contestant on season 16 of NBC’s The Voice has been one of her most meaningful accolades to date. Oliv is determined to not only provide music for your soul, but also has been proactive in educating others on natural hair and health consciousness. She strongly believes we give the love we receive, but it all starts with loving ourselves. Expect amazing contributions to our culture from Oliv Blu in the near future.