“…the heart of Bob Marley, soul of Sam Cooke and edge of Etta James.”

I Am Cole Williams.


by Bill Forman for Offbeat Magazine

“…A Brooklyn native, Williams moved to the Crescent City in 2014, and within two years was performing onstage at the Jazz Fest. Her local profile rose further when she began hosting WWOZ’s New Orleans Music Show, ushering in 2017 with a playlist that included legendary soul queen Irma Thomas, the Hot 8 Brass Band and avant-garde cellist Helen Gillet—all of whom will, like Williams, be playing main stages at this year’s French Quarter Festival…”


The Punk Empress Of African Rock

— Louisiana red hot records artist


The Punk baby of Nina Simone and Fela Kuti birthed in Sunday Service.


NEW ALBUM “BeLieVe” Spring 2019

Believe def - feel sure of the truth of