Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Soothing Songstress, Kianna Smith, One To Watch This 2014

Many artists struggle to establish their musical identity, laboriously trying on different musical styles like a piece of clothing, looking to find what fits.

But there are others that emerge fully formed, in full command of their craft, their identity and their music.

Kianna Smith fits firmly in the latter category. Her music, is fresh and captivating which heralds the arrival of a gifted and significant new talent, one whose music feels familiar in the best possible way, while striking out on its own territory.

Born 29th of July 1995 in the UK to Trinidadian Mum and Jamaican Dad, Kianna Ashley Smith is a UK based R&B/Dance/Afro pop singer/song writer.

According to Kianna “I have always been passionate about Music and realize I have a distinct creative mind”.

Listening to her at first, makes you think you’re listening to Brick n Lace, on a second thought, you would think you’re listening to Diddy’s Dirty money duo or a blend of Nigeria’s Tiwa Savage and Kelly Rowland.

This is how soothing Kianna’s voice is and her strong singing dexterity to be able to add her own touch. This she did in her single titled “PLAY BOY“.

In 2006 Kianna entered The prestigious Calypso Monarch Music Competition in London, UK, where she won the competition six consecutive times, for six years.

This is a testimony itself of how good and accepted Kianna and her music is. Kianna have worked with top acts such as Devs, Rico from the UK, Bolo J the Black Son (Nigeria), and presently working on a track with World acclaimed R.Kelly.

She is currently signed to Young Millionaire Entertainment and is putting a finishing touch to her Debut Album, due to be out before the end of the year. This album will Include Heavy weight such as R.Kelly, Bolo J the Black son, Dev, and a host of other top acts.

Kianna is playing her songs precisely the way she’s always wanted, creating a fully realized album that is the culmination of where she is and where she’s going, and one that is sure to win her lots of fan’s acceptance and offcourse lots of accolades in the industry and the world at large.