Jessie Ware: Billie Holiday was an influence
30 August 2012 Last updated at 12:12 BST
Jessie Ware's debut album Devotion is climbing up the charts.
Her music has been described as electronic British Soul, and her voice compared to Sade.
Ware spoke to BBC Breakfast about how Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald influenced her as a teenager.
Music courtesy of Universal Records.