Janey Street, who was born and raised in New York City, has achieved much success as both a singer and a songwriter. As an artist, she’s recorded albums for Warner Brothers/Reprise, Capitol Records and Arista Records (under the guidance of legendary music mogul Clive Davis). Her single “Under the Clock” was a top 20 AC hit, and its accompanying music video received frequent airplay on VH-1, bringing a whole new audience to Janey. Her single “Say Hello To Ronnie” was also a Billboard charter, making the pop charts.
Street has also spent many years on the road opening for many major acts like the Bee Gees, Melanie, Richie Havens, John Hammond JR, Livingston Taylor, Janis Ian, Odetta and many more. Street’s life has been filled with interveiws and TV dates as well as live performances in venues ranging from 20,000 seats to small clubs through out the US and Canada.
Recently, Janey self-released her blues album “The Street Less Traveled” which was produced by Fred Mollin. High on the blues charts throughout the US, the CD features the cream of the crop players in Nashville. John Jorgenson, Kerrie Marks, Larry Paxton, Kathern Styron, Eddie Bayers, Jim Hoke, & Neil Rosegarden. Background vocals by Billy Davis & Chip Davis.
Janey’s songs have been recorded by such artists as the famous blues singer Ruth Brown (on the GRAMMY-nominated CD “A Good Day For The Blues”), Janis Ian (a track Street produced and also co-wrote with Ian), Eric Anderson, Dutch artist Judith, Japanese artist Maria and others. Two of Street’s songs will be featured in the upcoming motion picture “Food Fight”, an animated movie starring Charlie Sheen, Hilary Duff, and Eva Longoria . These songs will also appear on the film’s CD soundtrack.
Janey’s music has also been featured in TV shows such as “The Young & The Restless”, “One Life to Live”, “Rock & Roll Evening News”, “Street Shadows” and the films “Promised Land” (performed by James Newton Howard) and “White Winter Heat”.
Janey moved to Hermosa Beach, CA in the 1980s and has since relocated to Nashville, where she has been very active in songwriting, collaborating with some of the industry’s top writers such as Gary Burr, Stephany Bentley, Liz Rose, Janis Ian, Billy Lawson, Wayne Carson to name a few. Street also continues to perform live.
One-on-One Skype Session
Now you can have a one on one songwriting workshop session with Janey on Skype. You can go over your songs and address the issues that you have with your writing. With skype, it will be like being right there in the room with Janey. This is a great way for you to improve your craft and take your songs to a much higher level.