Tessanne Chin – Jamaican Superstar Wins The Voice and Takes the USA by Storm
Tessanne Chin was born September 23, 1985 and is a Reggae fusion recording artist who has opened for acts like Patti Labelle, Peabo Bryson and Gladys Knight, and also toured for 3 years with Jimmy Cliff.
Her older sister, Tami Chynn is also an accomplished Recording Artist.
Tessanne was born in Kingston, Jamaica to father, Richard Chin who is of Chinese and Cherokee ancestry and her mother, Christine Chin who is of half Black and half English/African ancestry.
She was introduced to music at a very early age by both her musical parents and started performing when she was 6 years old with Cathy Levy’s “Little People and Teen Players Club”, one of Jamaica’s top performing arts schools.
Tessanne has been married to Michael Cuffe since 2011.
Here are some of her Music Videos below:
Tessanne Chin: “I Have Nothing” – The Voice Highlight
With everything on the line, Tessanne Chin delivers a powerful take on Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing.”
Tessanne Chin: “Redemption Song” – The Voice Highlight
Tessanne Chin nails Bob Marley’s tender classic, “Redemption Song.” She takes this song and completely OWNS it!
Tessanne Chin: “Try” – The Voice Highlight
Jamaica’s Tessanne Chin’s “Try” spins four coaches in their chairs.
Tessanne Chin: “Underneath It All” – The Voice Highlight
Bringing a Taste of Jamaica to “The Voice”
Tessanne Chin: “Bridge Over Troubled Water” – The Voice Highlight
Tessanne Chin electrifies the house with her version of Simon and Garfunkel’s “Bridge Over Troubled Water.”
Loving You by Kees and Tessanne
Two of the most soulful voices from the Caribbean have teamed up together for the first time. Kees Dieffenthaller, lead singer from Kes The Band, and the songstress from Jamaica, Tessanne Chin have collaborated on a track they both wrote together, along with KC Phillips, titled “Loving You.”
This is a segment from the Internationally acclaimed show Island Stylee, that will give you a more personal look at these Jamaican Superstar sisters, who not only show their incredible talent, but more importantly, their unbreakable bond as sisters, and their love and appreciation for family.