by Natalie Monique
If the name of this amazing songstress doesn’t ring a bell, you sure have been missing out…The beautiful, ultra-talented Meleni Smith recently released a Music Video to her sultry single, ‘The Life That We Know’.
Meleni, one of the Music Industry’s best kept secrets, was born in Michigan, raised in Wisconsin and of Jamaican parentage. She lives and breathes the Arts…truly inspirational artiste and person. She was signed to Columbia Records in 2005, and is now independent. Some of Smith’s high acheivements include writing the single, ‘Love is my Disease’ for Alicia Keys which was featured on Key’s latest album (The Element of Freedom), and also her single, ‘Happy’ is featured in the Will Smith movie, ‘Hitch’. She has written/co-written songs for various other top artistes such as, Ricky Martin.
Besides singing and writing, she also dabbles in the world of Acting and Fashion. ‘The Life That We Know’ was directed by Antonio Deckard Gamboa. With her powerful, raspy yet smooth tone, creative lyrics and deep, passionate vibe, she is definitely a female artiste to keep your eyes on.
This multi-cultured, artsy chica is even more amazing in live performance, hard to tell the vocal difference from Studio recording.
Check her out:
Check out some other clips with Mz Smith…(below)