Houston's Bee Ardoin is a rising star in inspirational-R&B who has continually blown audiences away with her powerful stage presence and vocal range. Having toured with the Grammy nominated ensemble FIYA (Free In Yahweh’s Abundance), Bee has shared the stage with gospel giants like Kirk Franklin and Yolanda Adams. Inspired by her struggles with divorce, single parenthood and fear, Bee writes songs for those fighting for the other side of depression; a project she characterizes as “an anthem for the oppressed and mishandled”. This collection takes listeners through an honest and raw Christian walk involving questions, doubts and outstanding revelations.
Produced by her husband, Justin McClean, The Truth About Walking perfectly blends Inspiration and R&B with influences of trap and hip-hop, debuted on the Billboard charts :Heatseekers at #13 and #46 on the Christian charts, respectfully. Fans and reviewers alike categorize her sound as soulful and pure. Influenced by vocalists like Brandy and Kim Burrell, Bee perfectly masters story-telling through relatable lyricism and hypnotic vocal technique. With a strong melodic groove and deep vocals, Surrender, the second song on the EP and the lead single, speaks to the trust required to let go in order to be who you were destined to be. Better, a hybrid of trap and inspiration, begins the journey of reconciliation and healing. Called “captive and magnetic”, Better will serve as the second single.