America’s Got Talent Sensation Ridley Masters at Treelady

America's Got Talent Super Sensation Alice Tan Ridley is mastering her new single, "Winning," at Treelady Mastering Studios with Chief Mastering Engineer Garrett Haines. Ridley has has been singing in New York City subways and parks for more than 20 years, performing timeless blues and gospel style songs reminiscent of Ann Nesby, KoKo Taylor and Sharon Jones.

At the age of 58, Ridley recently auditioned for America’s Got Talent and astonished the judges with her rendition of Etta James’ “At Last.” The performance earned Ridley a standing ovation and a chance to go all the way on the nationally televised talent show.

Her new single was mixed by gold and platinum mixing engineer Anthony 'Rocky' Gallo, who's credits include: John Legend, The Cult, Fabulous, Jon Bon Jovi, Norah Jones and many more.

America's Got Talent airs on NBC.

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