ANDREA TENILLE is a Gold Coast based female DJ Singer Songwriter, born with music in her bones, instilled from a young age with soul, traditional island beats and dance. Inspired by Rare Grooves, her musical style is described as mostly a fusion of Neo-Soul meets Funky Sophisticated House. Her current residencies have her dropping tropical house, indie, deep and futuristic cool electronic beats at The Kitty Cocktail Bar, Treasury Casino.
Andrea's versatility has her spinning beats regularly all around South East Queensland and abroad from local residencies to international special events, conferences, fashion shows, product launches and exclusive private parties. You may have caught her at some the Gold Coast's hot spots, finest hotels and establishments such as the Jupiters Casino, Treasury Casino, Palazzo Versace, Skypoint aka 'Q1 Observatory', Sofitel's Room 81, Alto Cucina, Gold Coast Convention Centre and various Pacific Fair & Harbour Town fashion outlets. Her highlight to date was performing alongside DJ Suly for an exclusive Penthouse VIP party for Mariah Carey.
Over the past 8 years, Andrea's passion for music has lead to her inevitable rise in the music industry as an artist and co-owner of Respect Music and Respect Music Records. During this time she has accomplished many notable professional milestones.
On air, Andrea has hosted and announced weekly episodes of Respect Music Radio which has been broadcasted on various stations across Australia.
Andrea has featured in Kenny Smith Photography series: We Dance We Break We Step, Bryce Wegener Photography series: for Sacred Jewellery and interviewed by 3D World Magazine - The Social Club.
In the studio Andrea has aligned with Gold Coast Funk outfit Rubber Johnson and become one of the key vocalists of RJ under the alias "CoCo Johnson". This led her to collaborate with the likes of AGFA (All Good Funk Alliance) and Fort Knox Five with numerous releases on Respect Music Records, Super HiFi Recordings and Fort Knox Five Recordings. She has since performed a number of live shows as CoCo Johnson with the RJ crew.
On stage, she continues to broaden her horizons working as a key member of soul and disco influenced trio "Black Cherry" along side Vocalist Darren Stockman and DJ/Producer James Canning. Their debut release was on Respect Music Records as a collaboration works with Brisbane based Producer and Performer Sharif D with their tropical house melody titled "If I Was Yours". 2016 finds the trio working on a live show inclusive of original and cover tracks varying from 70's Disco, 80's Boogie, 90's R'n'B and Modern Pop.
Amongst all of this, Andrea is currently holding down residencies at Jupiters Casino 'Sunsets Poolside' & Treasury Casino 'Kitty Bar' and working on her debut release through Respect Music Records.
The story of Andrea Tenille's journey continues to unfold as she continues to aspire... stay tuned!
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