Cheryl Lescom has been part of the Canadian music scene for over 35 years. Starting off in 1975 with several of her own bands before becoming a back up singer for Ronnie Hawkins and touring with Long John Baldry. Cheryl also sang on many national jingles in the 1980’s.
She has toured and performed with the likes of Jeff Healey, Matt Minglewood, Dutch Mason, the Downchild Blues Band, Jack DeKeyser, Del Shannon, David Wilcox, Mel Brown, Paul James, Billy Durst and The Detroit Women. To date, Cheryl has released 5 CD’s.
Awards she has received include:
The Advertising Music Producers – Best Female Vocal Performance 1984
The Kitchener Blues Festival – Mel Brown Award 2006
Kitchener Waterloo Arts Award for Music 2009
As the late, great Long John Baldry once said, “Cheryl Lescom has one of the best and biggest voices in Canada..I’ve had many great singers with me over the years and Cheryl is by far one of my favourites!”