Shelly Leatherman (aka Skylo) a true Southern girl from NC, with a keen ear that tunes the sounds of tomorrow (literally as an Audio Engineer focused on Recording, Mixing & Mastering), yet vocals that clearly channel a range of sounds from the past with her sultry, smooth tone & sweet angelic voice. Though don’t take her singing abilities lightly, her range extends pure soul with power vocals and strength that's sure to echo on for many generations. Starting her career in an RnB band, formerly performing classic hits from female power vocalists such as Aretha Franklin, Patti LaBelle, Chaka Khan & Etta James. Whether it be Singing, lending her unforgettable voice to TV Voiceovers and Radio Stations that can be heard in nearly 100 countries worldwide (for stations such as Ultra Music Festivals UMF Radio), or Performing Live, it’s clear she’s in the right arenas working in Nashville, Los Angeles & Miami consistently. She’s been Recording and Producing for bands and Music Artist from all over the globe for over a decade. On any common day, she can be found working in the most legendary recording studios in the world, from the famed Dark Horse Recording in Nashville, TN area to the legendary Rumbos Studios in Los Angeles with incredible artist such as Bob Marley’s band (The Wailers), Amy Grant, Morgan Heritage Band, Ally Brooke of Fifth Harmony, Jeremy Reeves (Bruno Mars, Justin Bieber, Bebe Rexha), Wallis Lane (Drake, Post Malone, Travis Scott) and countless others.
She continues to help others fulfill their dreams by mentoring up and comers, giving them opportunities of lifetime and a platform built on decades of industry wisdom, connections and growth. All while consistently serving her communities with the upmost dedication to her philanthropy work in Human Trafficking & Child Exploitation, in which she focuses directly with State Senators and House of Representatives to resolve current epidemic issues. This multi-talented powerhouse has already earned a long list of professional credits while her resume continues to grow like wild fire, as nothing can extinguish her constant fire with music. Shelly's most recent project will be far difficult to ignore, including building a Pop/Rock and Country influenced band with some of the most legendary musicians in the world and heading out on tour as she has joined forces with members such as Jon Wysocki (Staind drummer) and many others that are to be announced very soon in Nashville.
Whether it’s behind the Mic, behind the mixing board, behind the camera or in front of the camera, she IS the light, the camera & ALL the action. Don’t miss her latest release “Paradise” on all digital download stores worldwide. Stay tuned, there’s hundreds more tunes she’s written and endless artistic talent to follow, along with collaborations with some of the biggest Producers and Musicians across the globe. You don’t want to miss what she’s doing next, from her self produced TV Show (MicCheck.TV) to launching White Horse Entertainment, a Record Label that is creating a platform to voice true, bonafide raw talent and developing Artist that truly deserve recognition with their God given abilities. As Shelly continues to compose, create, innovate, and spread a fire that is sure to ingulf the music industry and the globe, be sure to stay connected with her on social media and music streaming platforms for News, New Music and Events.