While the name Kristen Joy may be unfamiliar to most, this multi-talented songwriter, entertainer has been heating up the music scene for years. She is destined for stardom in the new millennium. Kristen Joy, the prolific singer-songwriter, will release her debut album 'I'M READY' on October 1, 2002 under Randall Recordings in New York. The club shakers, 'G0 DOWN' and 'LOLLI-POP' are two blazing tracks from her debut album that will set the airwaves on fire. 'This Is For Ever' is a soulful ballad written and performed with passion and meaning. Another angelic song on 'I'M READY' is 'Always My Baby,' a tribute to Kristen Joy's former fiancé, a victim of the September 11th tragedy. After years of being in the background paying dues as part of the former girl-group Q'te, Kristen Joy is finally ready for the world to know about her. She has been a dancer since age 2, studying tap, jazz and ballet. Her live show is a must see performance. Kristen Joy took control of her destiny by writing all the songs on her album. The blazing hot tracks on 'I'M READY' are produced by the up and coming super producer Bennie Ben. 'All of my songs have to mean something to me. I want to connect with people on an emotional level. I want them to know that these are experiences that really happened. That someone else is going through ups and downs just like they are' says Kristen Joy. 'The journey to becoming a professional artists takes a lot of hard work, long hours and plenty of traveling. But I think that if you believe in yourself you can accomplish anything. I've been dreaming of this for a really long time and I'm so excited for it to finally come true.'