A powerhouse vocalist of the new school Generation, she captures the essence of traditional gospel and “church” music at its best. From her stylish fashion to her hard working drive and stamina, she is one of the genres rising female vocalist positioning herself for longevity in gospel music.
Monica Lisa was born into a talented family of singers. The eldest of six children, she and her siblings were raised in Wetumpka, Alabama, where they were inspired, encouraged, and trained by their parents, the late George Bowen and Pearlie Ellis. She began to minister in song and organized Lisa Stevenson & Company in 1997 shortly after becoming a licensed minister of the gospel.
Her true joy is just to be able to sing before audiences, but Monica Lisa has a litany of achievements and experiences. Her recent appearances include BET’s Dr. Bobby Jones Gospel, Atlanta Live TV, Atlanta Gospel Choice Awards, Sweet Auburn Festival, Rhythm of Gospel Awards, Gospel Heritage Praise and Worship Conference and the Full Gospel Conference. Monica Lisa has been honored to sing with the legendary Caravans, Kathy Taylor, Pastor Shirley Caesar, The Canton Spirituals, The Williams Brothers, Pastor Marvin Sapp and many others.