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ABOUT YOLANDA


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Yolanda Rabun is a Renaissance Woman. A wife, mother, corporate lawyer, and national recording and performing artist, this North Carolina based go-getter lives life on purpose.

Having graduated from a renowned performing arts high school in her hometown of Atlanta, Georgia, Yolanda Rabun (pronounced yo∙lawn∙duh | ray∙bun) honed her singing and stage skills from a young age. She is a fierce songstress and North Carolina based recording artist who also is versatile enough to handle all styles of music, although she favors jazz and soul. She often says, “…people ask me where have I been, and I tell them, I never went away! But I’m so glad you stopped to listen!” Ask any of her supporters, once you hear and experience Yolanda, you are a fan for life.

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES


BUSINESS LEADER | ENTREPRENUER

  • Top 40 under 40 Leadership Award
  • Women in Business - Inspirational Award
  • Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce - Connector Award
  • Who's Who in Black Raleigh-Durham

THEATRE ARTS | COMMERCIALS

  • Best Actress | RLT -  Independent Weekly 
  • Best EnsembleIndependent Weekly
  • Top 10 Shows of the Year  | News Observer

MUSIC CHARTS

  • Three (3) Albums, (2) Singles
  • BillBoard Most Added (Smooth Jazz)  | Believe in Love (YOLANDA)
  • SmoothJazz.com | SmoothIndieStar.com
  • UK Soul Chart  (YOLANDA | So Real)
  • Reverbnation #1 RANK
  • CD Baby  #1 RANK (Soul Jazz)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS


Yolanda is a proud member of Actors' Equity.

Yolanda is a voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences | Atlanta Chapter

Yolanda is a registered songwriter and publisher with BMI and registered publisher with ASCAP

Yolanda is an active  member of the New York and Georgia Bars and the Minority Corporate Counsel Association and Corporate Counsel Women of Color.