Shell Marie is a Contemporary Christian Singer/Songwriter with a refreshing beauty and endearing spirit that quickly captivates the listener. On stage, her winsome spirit, passionate performances, and unexpected vocal ability all work together to quickly engage audiences.
Born with a passion for singing, from the time she was three years old she began her journey of singing in church choirs and worship bands. She spent several years in musical theater, even landing the role of Annie. Finally, she pursued her dream of making a positive difference in the world through her music as a solo artist.
After auditioning in Nashville, she captured the attention music industry professionals and began her career as a Pop recording artist. During her three years working on artist development, she found herself sharing the stage with artists like Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers, Little Texas, Rockin' Dopsie Jr & the Zydeco Twisters, AGT Top Ten Finalist Taylor Mathews, and more.
After much prayer and discernment, in 2017, she made the decision to integrate her faith and her music, transitioning from being a Pop artist to be a Contemporary Christian artist. For the first time, she felt a peace and certainty that she was doing what she was meant to do.
As a CCM artist, she has written with Grammy and Dove Award winning artists like Jordan Sapp, Dave Stovall, Keith Thomas, Jonathon Crone, Stephanie Lewis, and many others.
Shell has received recognition from Music Industry Magazines; been nominated as Female Artist of the Year and Music Video of the Year by Nashville Universe; nominated as Teen Artist of the Year and Music Video of the Year by Music Road Radio; received the Accolade Global Film Award of Merit for her song “Broken Sky”. She released her first Pop album in 2015 and released her second album in 2017. Her debut CCM album is set for the spring of 2019!
Some of her major influences and support have been her family, close friends, her fans, and most importantly, her faith. Her greatest desire is to be a positive influence for her generation, inspire others through her music, and bring glory to God. It won’t take long for you to realize that Shell Marie has that special something listeners want more of.