Cara Lee’s singing career began at age 17 when she snuck into a bar to see a friend in a singing contest and entered the contest on a dare at the last minute – and won! She has been singing and entertaining crowds ever since.
Cara Lee is well known in the industry for her exceptional vocals, and is also in demand for her portrayals of Cher and Janis Joplin. Cara can do a 15-20 minute show or full one hour show. She can perform with a live band or to tracks. Her show is filled with the glamorous costume changes that Cher is widely known for, the rock and roll presence she is loved for, and a little comedy thrown in too!
Discovered by world famous John Stuart from Legend’s In Concert in Las Vegas, Cara Lee shows her versatility when she begins performing her tribute to Cher. Debuting with Legends In Concert at Bally’s in Atlantic City, Cara has since gone on wowing audiences all over the United States and worldwide including Canada, Ireland, Australia, and Malaysia. In recent years Cara Lee returned to her rock & roll roots when she began doing her tribute show to Janis Joplin “Cry Baby” which has been received with rave reviews and standing ovations. Cara Lee is currently working on her first album as she continues to perform live.
Cara Lee is originally from Toronto, Canada where she attended Sheridan College’s Musical Theatre program. After graduating from college she began touring the resort circuits with show bands and then touring the country with original bands.
Recently she had a very successful run in “Righteous Brother” Bill Medley’s show – “50 Years Of Rock & Roll” in which she showed the versatility she is known for as she performed in the show as herself, Cher and Janis Joplin. This show ran for almost a year at the OC Pavilion in Orange County where she also produced her own show “Rock & Roll Divas”. In 2009 Cara had the pleasure of performing her own music with her band at LA’s Pride Festival. Cara Lee was featured this year on an album (Kenny Brand & Friends) alongside singing great Ellis Hall (Tower Of Power) among others.
Cara Lee has performed in theater runs, casino showrooms, country clubs, at private parties & festivals – for audiences of all sizes, always to an amazing response.