Aa’Keela & The Beats
Aa’Keela is a musician, singer, and songwriter, whose style includes everything from soul, rhythm & blues, gospel, rock, jazz, pop and funk. A self-taught pianist and saxophonist, she has taught music to various church ministries for more than 20 years. Hudnall also holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern Mississippi in entertainment industry with an emphasis in music production. She has performed behind such artists as Melissa Ethridge and Le’Andria Johnson, and she has worked alongside Ann Nesby, Patti LaBelle, Vesta Williams and Patti Austin. Hudnall also leads her own band, called Aa’Keela & The Beats, and they have performed at festivals, corporate functions, restaurants, weddings, proms, private parties, church events and everything in between. No event is too large or small. The band includes three other musicians who are music teachers and professional solo artists in their own right. Hudnall is available to provide musical entertainment as a solo performer, acoustic duo, jazz trio or with a full band.