Emerging talent Naomi Jane Voigt has released her latest single, “Why Not,” a vibrant and hopeful anthem celebrating teenage romance and the dream of Rom-Com love. This song is a testament to Naomi’s belief in the magic of cinematic romance, bringing a fresh and youthful perspective to the age-old theme of love.
At just fourteen, Naomi possesses a deep appreciation for Romantic Comedies, drawing inspiration from their narratives to craft her music. “Why Not” encapsulates her longing for the “perfect” love that is often depicted in movies. With this track, Naomi aims to connect with listeners who share her belief in the possibility of finding a Rom-Com romance in real life.
Naomi’s artistic journey has been marked by notable performances and collaborations. Following the success of her single “Never Let Go,” she has continued to make waves in the music industry. Her ability to speak to experiences common to many, despite her young age, has been highlighted by various media outlets, including Metal magazine.
A multi-talented artist, Naomi has made a name for herself not only in music but also in theater and film. Her standout performance as Young Teddy Trager in “Aussie Song” and appearances in New York’s renowned venues have showcased her versatility and dedication to her craft. Her commitment to philanthropy is also evident in her work, particularly through her role in the Broadway Benefit, Bullets into Ballads.
Naomi’s upcoming role as Roxie Hart in “Chicago” adds to her impressive list of theater credits, which includes roles in “Newsies,” “Bye Bye Birdie,” and “The Sound of Music.” Her television and film appearances further demonstrate her range as an artist.
Known as the “piano poet,” Naomi’s songwriting skills are complemented by her proficiency in various instruments, including the guitar, ukulele, saxophone, violin, and piano. Her original compositions, which showcase her diverse musical talents, are widely available on streaming and social media platforms.
Naomi’s classical training as a mezzo-soprano endows her with a vocal range that spans three octaves, drawing comparisons to renowned artists like Sarah McLachlan and Joni Mitchell. Her upbringing in New York City and Greenwich, Connecticut, coupled with her recent move to the Los Angeles area, reflects a life rich in experiences that fuel her creativity and songwriting.
Apart from her artistic endeavors, Naomi is deeply involved in her community, advocating for causes such as hunger eradication, gun violence prevention, and child safety. Her passion for life, reflected in her hobbies and activism, adds depth to her music and resonates with a wide audience.
As Naomi embarks on her high school journey in Santa Barbara, CA, she continues to balance her artistic pursuits with regular teenage activities, believing that these experiences contribute significantly to her creativity and storytelling. With “Why Not,” Naomi Jane Voigt invites listeners to embrace the hopeful side of romance and to believe in the magic of love as portrayed in our favorite Rom-Coms.
Listen to “Why Not” below!