Often called "Atlantic City's Songstress" Anj Granieri is an award winning singer-songwriter, pianist, composer & entertainer, specializing in fine dinging and entertainment. With a strong classical and jazz background, she combines her mastery of the piano with a soulful, earthy, evocative voice that beckons to the singer/songwriters of the 70s', while also drawing from her turn-of-the-century influences to keep things fresh and new.
Whether you're looking for music for a wedding, funeral, private party, corporate event, Anj will provide beautiful ambiance for you and your guests, that will enhance the dining/drinking/gathering experience without overpowering it. Her music will bring an element of classy warmth and sophistication to the room and to your event.
Anj was a finalist in the "VH1 Song of the Year Contest," and the grand prize winner of the "Be Legendary" Contest, which allowed her to open for John Legend at the Electric Factory.
Over the past ten years, Anj has crafted a multi-faceted career, creating music for the CW Network, “The Oprah Winfrey Show”, and other networks.
Her work has been featured on albums alongside artists such as Amy Winehouse. Anj has been featured most prominently in the TriState area, performing in high-rollers lounges such as Caesars, Bally's, Showboat and Trump Taj Mahal Hotel & Casinos. She has also frequented listening rooms such as WXPN's World Cafe Live, The Tin Angel, House Of Blues, and Seasons 52 Restaurant.
She has played over 275 weddings in her career, both secular and religious (specializing in Catholic masses/ceremonies) and can provide references of many happy clients that she has worked with in the past.
Anj has also released three original albums and toured nationwide. Her third studio album, “The Giant Unquiet”, was crowd funded through Kickstarter. Anj's fans donated an impressive $15,500, allowing her to release her conceptual masterpiece in January of 2014. Anj recorded her album in Phoenix Arizona at Chaton Studios with grammy-award winning producer, Otto D'Agnolo.