Love! It has to be love. A Jill Jack concert cannot exist without it. From the beginning to the end. The moment she steps on stage, it's evident in her ever present smile -
"She's sharp, she's witty, and she's got soul. Most important, I think based on her songwriting and style, she's got staying power" -
An astonishing 46 time Detroit Music Award recipient (see full list), Jill began her professional career singing backup with well known Detroit country and rock bands. By the late 90s she was writing constantly, fronting her own band and beginning to open for what would become a long list of prominent touring acts -
"Her voice can soar like opera and smoke like the blues ... one of the strongest voices in Detroit, or in the country for that matter." -
Her success in music has led to recent opportunities both acting in and scoring for independent films. After witnessing one of Jill's passionate live performances, Emmy Award winning Producer Keith Famie decided to follow Jill for a 2 year period to capture the life of an independent artist. The documentary "Live Like Tomorrow -
A natural extension of her inclusive music, Jill contributes mightily to those less fortunate. Her recent missionary work to Haiti was life changing and will forever be on her schedule to work with orphans and the poor. She also contributes to her local community either as an active board member, or playing benefits and lending her name and time to organizations such as Detroit Children’s Choir, Michigan Arthritis Foundation, Rock for Jobs, Gilda’s Club, Bras For A Cause, the Girl Scouts of America, and Enchanted Makeovers or volunteering at homeless shelters.
Jill also had the great honor of being asked to write and record a theme song for a Detroit campaign called I’m A Believer. The highly successful pro-
And if that isn't enough, Jill recently added Consultant/Life Coach and Radio Host to her repertoire. Jill loves to help people reach their dreams. So much so, she opened a consulting/life coaching business, Dream Big Incorporated, which also has extended to her very own radio show, Dream Big with Jill Jack, on Empower Radio (Iheart, Itunes, etc).
Jill is currently working on a Television program "Walk in My Shoes" that will air in 2019.
Jill will see more touring, film work and charitable activities. Her performing and songwriting comments on and includes both the obvious parts of life and all those things we can’t easily discuss. In this sense, Jill Jack is reaching for one of music’s more elevated purposes -