“American Song Contest” is set to head into Week 2, and the hit NBC reality show hosted by Snoop Dogg and Kelly Clarkson has gained immense popularity with fans across the country. Enisa from New York is one of the singers performing this week and hopes fans will love her “Green Light.” Known for infusing her Muslim heritage with her contemporary pop music, the singer will be up against up-and-coming talent.
The live music competition sees 56 artists representing their state or territory, perform original songs and compete to win the US vote for top hit single. Week 1 saw Michael Bolton, Jake’O and Kelsey Lamb influence audiences on their tune. However, it was Hueston from the island of Rhodes who stole the show and clinched a ticket to the semi-finals. Competitors this week include – Jonah Prill (Montana), Broderick Jones (Kansas), Jordan Smith (Kentucky), King Kyote (Maine), Jocelyn (Nebraska), Chloe Fredericks (North Dakota), Macy Gray (Ohio), Cruz Rock (US Virgin Islands), Almira Zuky (Virginia) and Courtship (Oregon).
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Who is Enissa?
The MJS Big blog described her as follows: “Enisa is a first-generation American inspired by her heritage and New York’s multicultural music scene. Infusing contemporary soul pop with Middle Eastern flourishes, she has amassed millions flow in the world.”
The Albanian-born singer has garnered attention for her musical covers of artists including David Guetta and Sia, Hozier, Justin Timberlake and Adele. In addition to her music, Enisa is also a model who graced the cover of “Prom Guide” in 2014. Shortly after, she signed with Wilhelmina Models in 2016 and was managed by Bobby Gutierrez.
According to her website, Enisa wants her listeners to “go away stronger” after listening to her music. “I know firsthand that you can come out of every situation stronger. I hope you hear a song, apply it to your life, and feel like you can overcome anything. My music is about embracing that confidence. “, she said.
Over the past two years, Enisa has released several hit singles like “Love Cycle” in 2020, “Count My Blessings” and “One Thing” in 2022. Her latest hits include the album “Fake Love”, for which she received worldwide recognition.
‘American Song Contest’ airs Monday at 8/7c on NBC. You can vote for your favorite performances on the NBC website, NBC app, and TikTok. You can also stream songs from your favorite artists on your favorite music streaming app.