From the United States to Jamaica electrifying, energetic, ultimate show stopper, lead vocalist and founder Katrice "Butterfly" Newbill from New Orleans' original all female reggae band "The Irie Dawtas" has re-grouped (post-Katrina) and formed her current band "Irie Soul" in Little Rock, AR. As a veteran live performer and recording artist since 1990, she brings roots-rock reggae, dancehall plus even a bit of R&B, jazz and funk to the stage in a fierce interactive presentation of cover tunes and original music. Butterfly has graced the stages of the House of Blues, New Orleans Jazz Festival, and Essence Music Festival just to name a few venues as well as recorded jingles for radio broadcasts. She has recorded and/or performed with Charmaine Neville, The Baptiste Brothers, N'Dea Davenport formerly of Brand New Heavies,Irma Thomas and world renowned producer Kim Fowley (written or produced for KISS, Alice Cooper, Poison, movies:Big Mama's House, American Graffiti) just to name a few. With a vast vocal range from mezzo-soprano to first tenor her audience is never disappointed and always leaves wanting more of "The Butterfly Effect". All on-lookers eventually become a part of the show and enjoy every minute of it. You are unable to sit in your seat for long. Available for clubs, festivals, and special occasions ANYWHERE IN THE US AND BEYOND.