Nayanna Holley is a Los Angeles based Singer/Songwriter. She recently served as a background singer for American Idol Season Season 13 on FOX. Major tours include Sheryl Crow, Robin Thicke, Queen Latifah and Robbie Williams. She also sang background on the Emmy Award winning CBS special, "Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life-An All Star Grammy Salute".
She has provided supporting vocals for the likes of Beyoncé, Stevie Wonder, Ed Sheeran, Carrie Underwood, John Legend, Pharrell Williams, Martina McBride, The Roots, Justin Timberlake, Jessie J, Shakira, Ne-Yo, The Rickey Minor Band, and quite notably, Sergio Mendes. Her performances include “You and I” and “Emorio” on Bom Tempo, Latin-Grammy Award winner for ‘Best Contemporary Brazilian Pop Album’.
Nayanna has toured internationally with acts including French Rock & Roll icon Johnny Hallyday, British pop star Robbie Williams and Italian singer-songwriter Elisa.