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Cynthia Basinet

illustration of Curtis Stigers, Boz Scaggs, Aaron Neville

Actress, jazz artist and activist. Best known for the sultry, jazzy version of “Santa Baby”.

LATEST NEWS:

New release, “Eventually” available thru iTunes and Amazon.

“What a knock out!” -Dick Hughes Jazz Action Productions

“Excellent artist and songs.” -Wyn Machon Oamaru Heritage Radio

“The sound of your voice is a pearl to my ear!” -Paul van Kuik Radio 0162

“…This EP is definitely a keeper, and with another EP and a full length album out there, there’s plenty more Cynthia Basinet to get your teeth into. Go forth and enjoy.” -Zeitgeist UK

“The charactor of the music style presented gives this CD (Uncovered) a unique feel, with an individual personality presented inside it’s contents. Great work…” Graham- Soundwavefm.co.nz

“American Actress Cynthia Basinet truly uncovers her talents with this EP 4 track offering on UNCOVERED. She’s got the looks, style, and ability to deliver a tune. A class act!” -Helen Simons-The JazzXpress Caravan-Jazz Radio-94.1FM-Queensland-Australia

Artist description:

“For Cynthia Basinet, her voice itself is an instrument. In terms of emotional power, it’s a lethal weapon. Sensual, emotionally damaged and world-weary, Basinet’s vocals have the makings of a film noir femme fatale…’ -Allaboutjazz.com

Cynthia Basinet (aka “c. basinet”) is a rarity; combining acting prowess, natural beauty and the voice of an angel. Her speakeasy, smoldering styling is at once modern and fresh while recalling Hollywood’s Golden Era.