Stage Name: Shaadoh Session (Shadow)
Birthplace: Jacksonville Florida
1. Describe your sound.
My sound is to inspire the raw feelings of a woman, embracing every part of life. I enjoy making music that gives vibes whether its happiness, sadness, or pain.
2. Who are the Top 5 artists (dead or alive) that inspires you as an artist?
Artists that most inspire me are Janet Jackson, Aaliyah, Jhene Aiko, Lauren Hill, Erykah Badu.
3. How did you know this is what you wanted to do?
I knew that singing is what I wanted to do when I realized nothing makes me happier. It is my dream to make this into a career.
4. What’s the name of the first track you ever recorded? What was your inspiration behind it?
The first track I’ve ever recorded was “ Ride For U”. The inspiration behind this track was led by true life events of a bad break up. The song is dedicated to all my ladies who’s ever been heartbroken.
5. The first person you ever saw in concert & where.
I have never been to a concert physically but the most anticipated concert that I have enjoyed was “Homecoming” by Beyonce. I felt like I had front row seats however it was via Netflix! LOL
6. Tell us about your first performance.
My first performance was at my Independent label “Risky Bizness Entertainment” first music industry event. This event was indeed the biggest event the city has ever seen. I gave it my all and performed “Ride For U” alongside my label mates Pretti Emage. They introduced me as nothing short of a “STAR”, after my performance we were nearly in tears! It was such a wonderful experience because we all knew that my first performance was EVERYTHING, we loved every second.
7. What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done?
The craziest thing I have ever done was skinny dipping in celebration of my graduation with my girl best friends! Class of 2013!
8. What has been your favorite quarantine hobby?
My favorite quarantine hobby is writing music. I have challenged myself to write and complete multiple songs that will be on my self titled album “Shaadoh Session”. Also reading self-help books. My most latest reading is “The Mastery Of Self” by Don Miguel Ruiz Jr.
9. What Made You Submit Your Music To Who’s Next?
I submitted my music to Who’s Next because I knew that this Platform makes stars out of the independent artist and there’s no doubt that I embody what it takes to become just that.
10. Let us know why YOU are Next.
I have a unique sound in the industry that no one else has, I know I’m the total package, from my name to my dialect to my smile, to my style to my sound and to my hunger! I work so hard at day craft because I want to continue to deliver new things to the world.
11. Shout out your social handles & where people can find your music.
My music is available on all major platforms: Itunes, Spotify, Google PLAY, Amazon Music, SoundCloud and more. Im ready to engage with my supporters and fans on all social media platforms “@ShaadohSession”. You can also can keep up with me and shop future merchandise at www.shaadohsession.com Thank you so much for shining the spotlight on my single! I hope the world loves it as much as I do.
Check out “Ride For U”