Tricia Battani is a singer, songwriter, vocal producer, and dancer originally from Austin, Texas. She was born into a musical family with both parents inducted into the Iowa Music Hall of Fame; her mother, Patti, a singer, and her father, Ron, a band director of 44 years. Tricia's sister, Tara, is an award-winning stage actress in Los Angeles, and her brother, Nick, is a songwriter and drummer.
Tricia moved to Los Angeles after high school and has since worked on music with legends Diane Warren, Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds, G'harah "PK" Degeddingseze, Kid (from Kid 'n Play), Al Schmitt, and many others.
Tricia vocal produced Jazz singer James Tormé's EP "Comin' Home", his debut album "Love For Sale" (produced by David Paich from Toto) and James' EP "A Better Day Will Come". James' title track 'A Better Day Will Come' won 'The John Lennon Award '. James is the son of Mel Tormé, 3-time Grammy winning Jazz legend and writer of "The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)".
Recently, Tricia finished Cali Tucker's debut album (Tanya Tucker's niece), as the co-writer and vocal producer. It will be released this year. Tricia's partner, multi-platinum selling Grammy nominated producer, G'harah "PK" Degeddingseze, produced the album. Tricia and PK also co-wrote and produced Bahamian Jazz singer Brettina's sophomore album, "New Day" which is out now. It was mixed by legendary 20-time Grammy award winner, Al Schmitt.
Tricia has written and performed multiple songs for 6 Lifetime movies, 5 of which were with David Kater (MMC, Sister Act 2) and Manny Streetz (TV/Film Personality/On Air with Ryan Seacrest). They have another song in a TV movie coming this Holiday 2021 with Ninth House Films.
Tricia's latest single "Yes or Yes" is the trailer song for the Netflix Film, 'Feel the Beat' as well as in the movie's dance competition scene. She has a new single dropping this summer featuring a legendary artist. (More here)
Music in new Netflix & Lifetime Movies
Brettina's new EP
Co-written by Brettina, Tricia & PK
Produced by G’harah "PK" Degeddingseze
Mixed by legendary 20-time Grammy winner, Al Schmitt