Bella Collins

Bella Collins

Bella Collins

Bella Collins is a singer, guitarist and songwriter from Cardiff. Bella’s music is firmly rooted in the blues, but she has also been influenced by jazz, soul and old style R’n’B, and her unique vocal style and self penned songs reflect aspects of those genres. She has performed across Europe and in the US as a solo artist, in bands and as part of two duos. Notable performances for Bella include Cambridge Folk Festival, The Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival and a performance at the Bitter End, New York. Solo album, ‘Late and Blue’ was released in 2016 and got airplay on national radio, BBC Radio 2. Her jazz EP, ‘Golden Days’ with duo partner & multi instrumentalist Gareth Evans, has also received high praise & she’s featured as a vocalist on Gareth’s albums, released on Nextgen record label in 2019 and 2022. In 2018 Bella joined with the Pembrokeshire based singer/songwriter Jodie Marie, to form the duo Sister Bodhi, and they released the EP “Live at Carmel” in 2019, featuring Andy Fairweather Low and Dewi Watkins. Bella is currently recording her first new music since 2016 and is thoroughly looking forward to getting on the road with a new band line up a set of newly penned material.