Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Gonna Take Some Time/Hey Now/Gonna Take Some Time - Accoustic Version
Mahalia Barnes was born into the Australian music industry.
The daughter of Australia’s most successful vocalist Jimmy Barnes, Mahalia has her own firm ideas about her own music – and much of it revolves around old school soul.
At age 15, Mahalia began her career touring and recording as a backing singer for her Dad.
Since then she has worked for and alongside many artists, both Australian and international, including Roachford, Mica Paris, Sweet Pea Atkinson (Was not was), Disco Montego, Diesel, David Campbell, Blue King Brown, Kid Confucious, The Hands, Jackie Orszackzy, Tina Harrod, Tim Rogers (You am I), Guy Sebastian, Gary Pinto and many others. Mahalia also began singing clubs and doing her own original shows with friends such as Jade MacRae with whom Mahalia wrote the track “It’s A Shame” from the Soul Mates albium, as well as "Gonna take some time" a top 40 single from Jimmy Barnes' "Double Happiness" album.