Letha Fiddler, better known by her artistic name Empress LOF, hails from Genesee, a neighborhood in the Seattle area. Empress LOF's musical expression, which she calls "Soul Flow," draws from an eclectic mix of influences, including soul, jazz, hymn, and classical music. Growing up, Empress LOF was inspired by the dedication of the artists and musicians in her family. She further expanded her artistic horizons by exploring dance and writing, finding inspiration in the works of renowned artists such as Nina Simone, Erykah Badu, CeCe Winans, and Sade.
In 2016, Empress LOF began collaborating with artists within her community and later joined the record label One Famm Music Group (OFMG). She is currently working on her first album, which is set to be released to the public soon. In 2021, Empress LOF released "Season Tiding," a Christmas record featuring Ally Young, and opened for Rick James Original Stone City Band at Festival Sandiata at The Seattle Center. She also released her single "Jukebox Debut" on July 19th, which quickly gained airplay on London Soul Radio.
Empress LOF is excited to continue performing live and bringing her unique musical style to audiences worldwide. She recently performed at the Feel Good Music Festival at MLK Jr. Park in Seattle, WA in late summer and is preparing for her upcoming live show at The Blue Room, her official show since COVID-19. Additionally, Empress LOF is set to release her new single "Bliss" this summer, which is sure to captivate fans with its soulful sound. Keep an eye out for Empress LOF's future performances and releases in a city near you!