Kartanya is an accomplished vocalist with a wide range and genre. She has sung with several local, interstate and international artists. If when you hear rock, blues, a power ballad, jazz or soul you imagine Jimmy Barnes, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, Janis Joplin. Think again! Kartanya Martinez is soul, rock, and blues all rolled into one, and you find yourself leaving one of her gigs as if you have just listened to the most heartfelt ballad of your life. Her music is power, grit, pain, love, and has the life experience to tell the story with a song.