Gwen Foxx an international music artist, a mesmerizing performer and unique song stylist.
Gwen spans the musical spectrum from R&B to Jazz to Pop to Standards. Her vocal range is remarkable – from the sassy bassy sounds of Sarah Vaughan to the soaring soprano notes of Celine Dion. In-between she can be sultry, wispy, dramatic, and powerful. She can deliver it all.!!!
Gwen has shared the stage with many of the Greats in the foreground, background or impromptu!
Gwen Foxx has shared the stage to name a few with Chaka Kahn at The Blue Note Lounge, Luther Vandross at the "Essence Music Festival", KEM at the CNN Conference Center, with T.D. Jakes for the "GospelMegaFest", Harry Connick Jr, for the DeVoss Family Fashion Extravaganza, Aretha Franklin's Annual Christmas Celebrations.
Gwen was personally chosen by the Queen to be one of featured artist for the “Queen of Souls” Detroit Music Weekend!
Gwen also was the vocal director and background vocalist for. Mary J. Blige's "Share My World Tour"
Gwen Foxx is definitely Motor City Magic!
Gwen Foxx is the founder of Gwen Foxx Entertainment Incorporated, a launching pad to inspire, impact, introduce and provide opportunities to Artists seeking visibility on local, national, and international platforms.
In addition to devoting her work full-time to Gwen Foxx Entertainment, Gwen serves as the Senior Vice President and COO of the Detroit Metro Area Musicians & Entertainers Association (DMAMEA). She is also the Performing Arts Director', Drama II Teacher, and Chair to the Annual “Gospel Explosion” Scholarship Fundraiser at Oakland University Project Upward Bound Trio Prep Academy in Rochester, Michigan.
Most recently, Gwen Foxx has been given the status of Vocalist in Residence and Producer of the Award Winning “Foxxy Gwensday” at Aretha’s Jazz Cafe’ all located in the Historic Detroit Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts.
Gwen resides between Detroit, Michigan and Atlanta, Georgia.
Gwen’s daughter, P’Aris Dokes resides in Atlanta, GA, she is the founder of HausMilann. A blogsite to inspire healthy living and mental health awareness.
Her son, Raphael Foxx resides in Detroit, MI and is CEO of Seven Productions LLC, a media conglomerate.
Never forgetting where she started, Gwen is grateful for the foundation her father and mother John and Lucile Phlegm gave her while growing up in Pontiac, Michigan. Advocating for and being of service to others is the life lesson that they instilled in her and to this day is the lesson most dear to Gwen’s heart.
Gwen is continuing the music foundation her late husband Greg Dokes built by creating many opportunities for musicians nation wide and in the Metro Detroit Area with their band “Back2Back.” Continuing his legacy, her goal is to actively advocate for all performers and create a safe environment where everyone feels supported.