Singer and Hononegah Grad Danielle Juhre May be the Next Big Thing
23 year old Hononegah grad Danielle Juhre is on a roll. She's been singing to great acclaim for several years at lots of local events, now performing at this Friday's Rockford City Market, Saturday at Franchesco's, then it's on to a little get-together known as Milwaukee's Summerfest.
I got a note a couple of weeks back from Danielle's dad, Dave. He linked me to some pieces that have been written about Danielle's performances ( Her sound has been heavily influenced by Amy Winehouse, Aretha Franklin, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, and the Motown Era), and included an MP3 of her latest release "Does She Know?"
Let's be honest about something. Lots of dads think that their daughters are outstanding singers, or dancers, or whatever--and that's not always the case. Dave, however, has this one right. Danielle is a major talent.
Danielle paid a visit to the WROK Morning Show this morning to talk about where she's been and where she's going, along with a little Grammy talk: