When you combine grace, beauty, a winning personality and talent, there is one person that comes to mind Dawn Samuels. Her perseverance and vision promotes Christian virtue both in her spiritual and social life.
This multi-talented debonair hails from Jamaica, West Indies and was educated at:
West Indies College high school
West Indies College
Charmaine School of Nursing
And Connecticut School of Broadcasting, where she
received extensive training in Radio and Television Broadcasting.
Her gifts and talents were discovered at the early age of five; with a small frame and a voice too big for her body she started wooing church audiences. This spilled over into her everyday life and since then has been an inspiration to her listeners. With God’s blessings she has conducted and sang at her school’s devotions, emceed school banquets and was the official singer at all her graduations.
This led Dawn to be the winner of several silver and bronze medals at the Music and Speech festivals in Jamaica, and obtained the name ‘The Singing Emcee’
As time progressed her maturity led to professionalism, as a result Dawn became a renowned soloist for many prestigious affairs. She’s also known for singing with exceptional gospel groups in Jamaica such as: the “Singing Sisters” and “Chosen Generation” and shared the stage with the likes of The Grace Thrillers, Audley Scott, Wayne Johnson, Hopeton Lewis, Candi Staton, Alvin Slaughter and many other renowned international artists.
Coupled with singing, this versatile young lady found her niche for radio in 1991 where she was able to touch many lives at Hot102 FM Radio in Jamaica.
In 1997 she migrated to the United States and continued in her field becoming a favorite voice on several radio stations throughout Florida and New York.
In this capacity she also wrote, produced and did Voice Overs for a number of Television and Radio commercials, while still maintaining a strong presence by sharing her ministry through music.
As a Radio Personality and Singer some of Dawn’s memorable moments include:
Emceeing and performing for The Jamaica Grand Independence Ball
Concert with The Mighty Sparrow
The Jamaican-American Association Day
The Caribbean Gospel Music Awards
And has also interviewed several celebrities, such as Jeffery Osborne.
This powerful ministry has won many souls for the Kingdom. In return she is adored and respected in the church and community, as she radiates with the love and beauty of God.
Today Dawn is a renowned:
* Singing Evangelist,
* Recording Artist,
* Motivational Speaker &
A well sought after Emcee for Church Banquets, Weddings, Concerts etc.
She is Blessed with 6 CD's, 5 Musical and 1 Comedy.
When asked what is your greatest achievement so far, with humility and a great sense of pride she smiled and said ' raising my two sons, Jevon and BJ, they are my biggest blessing and I thank God every day for giving me such an awesome responsibility"