Sheyenne Rivers was born a fiery Sagittarian and raised in sunny south Florida. She began her entertainment career at the tender age of 6 by taking jazz, tap and ballet training. By the age of 7 she was dancing in recitals and entered into local beauty pageants. All through school Sheyenne performed in musicals and straight plays, the school choir and local community theatre productions such as “Come Blow Your Horn”, “The Sister’s Rosensweig”, “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown”, “Oklahoma”, “Babes in Arms”, “Annie”, “The Wiz” , “Spider Lady” , “The Music Man”, and “Little Shop of Horrors.” This is where she learned the art of winning over her audiences with her infectious presence.
After her high school years Sheyenne began working on the local music scene by writing, recording, producing and performing with country band, “Still Country”, all girl pop/rock band “American Pie” and rock band “I DiGRESS.” She was quickly becoming recognized as a sultry powerhouse vocalist and a must see performer. As well as pursuing her music career, Sheyenne also continued to pursue her acting career in 2002 by joining up with Robert J. Massetti of Fear Film Independent Productions on the internationally recognized and distributed film “Realms of Blood.” She not only starred in the feature length horror film but was also associate producer and from that was promoted to Vice President of the company. Along with “Realms of Blood,” Shy also stars in the sci-fi feature “Dark Queen” and horror film “Dark Woods.”
In 2006, after the split from her band “I Digress”, Sheyenne was approached by Blue Stone to record some tracks for their sophomore release of “World’s Apart.” After working together on a couple of tracks it was clear that there was a definite musical chemistry and those two songs turned into six after beginning to write together in the studio.
At just 25 years old, this dedicated and driven talent has written, recorded, produced and performed on 3 album CD’s, starred and helped produce nearly 5 music videos, been seen on numerous local and national TV commercials and infomercials, opened for Tori Amos, Gavin DeGraw, Michelle Branch, Velvet Revolver, Shine Down, and 3 Doors Down. She has also been featured on the covers of multiple magazines, been recognized in articles internationally by countless websites and publications for her music and acting career. Sheyenne has also snagged the coveted title of “Scream Queen” along with other greats such as Elvira and Jamie Lee Curtis for her works in her horror/sci-fi films. Sheyenne Rivers even has 2 of her own “Scream Queen” trading cards with a third one on the way from Terror Cards! Sheyenne is currently in production with her next musical projects, “Livid Doll” (Industrial/Rock) and “SRP” (Sheyenne Rivers Project) (Acoustic/Rock) www.myspace.com/sheyenneriversproject, two of her musical projects in which she will be singing, co-writing and co-producing.