Chicago Voices Participant Shemekia Copeland on Windy City Live

shemekiaShemekia Copeland, recently crowned“The New Queen of the Blues” by the City of Chicago was featured singing “The Battle is Over” on Windy City Live. Watch the full segment here.

Copeland is performing in the Chicago Voices Concert, a special, one-night-only concert presented by Lyric Opera, featuring superstar artists from a variety of musical genres paying tribute to the city’s diverse musical heritage and continuous innovation. Guest artists, all with deep ties to Chicago, will perform blues, jazz, soul, folk, gospel, and classical – musical styles whose roots owe much to this city.