D Smoke teams up with violinist, singer/songwriter and partner SHERIE for a sensual anthem to love.
On February 13th, D Smoke, the two-time Grammy nominated artist, philanthropist, and entrepreneur, teamed up with his partner, SHERIE, a talented violinist, singer/songwriter, and fellow tourmate, to release a sensual anthem to love. The internationally acclaimed artist, who has worked with Snoop Dogg and Alicia Keys, joined forces with SHERIE, who opened for Alicia Keys and D Smoke on their tour and played with H.E.R. at the Oscars.
The song, called ‘Candlelight,’ is the second track to be released from SHERIE’s upcoming EP, set to release later this spring. ‘Candlelight’ perfectly captures the warmth and intimacy of a cozy night spent with someone special, making it the perfect song for Valentine’s Day.
About D Smoke
D Smoke, a two-time Grammy-nominated artist, philanthropist, and entrepreneur from Inglewood, California, released his sophomore album, War & Wonders, on September 24, 2021. The album focuses on poignant themes and necessary social commentary, highlighting the obstacles we face on the path to appreciating what we have in life. D Smoke showcases the ongoing struggle of finding and maintaining love, battling oneself, and learning, growing, and reinventing oneself in Inglewood.
In February 2020, he released his debut full-length album, Black Habits, featuring Snoop Dogg, Jill Scott, Ari Lennox, and his family members. The album’s critical acclaim earned him a Grammy nomination for Best Rap Album, as well as a nomination for Best New Artist. D Smoke also received a NAACP Image Award Nomination for Outstanding New Artist.
D Smoke gained worldwide recognition in 2019 as the winner of Netflix’s Rhythm + Flow. As a Black, Bilingual Rapper, Musician, and CEO, he draws on his own experiences to create music and opportunities that bridge cultural divides and socioeconomic gaps between Black and Brown communities.
Sherie, an esteemed Haitian American artist, songwriter, and master violinist, is based in Los Angeles and known for her eclectic approach to creativity. She has achieved great success in her career, including a Billboard #1 chart-topper with Ariana Grande‘s “Positions.” Sherie’s ability to transform words into beautifully curated melodies spans various genres such as R&B, pop, soul, urban, classic, and alternative sounds.
Thanks to her mastery of the violin and angelic soprano tone, Sherie is adept at creating seamless melodies and poignant lyrics that invoke emotions repeatedly. Her recent single “Need Ya,” performed with EDM artist Holow, has garnered over 240k streams worldwide and is still growing in popularity.
Sherie has collaborated with many established and up-and-coming artists, including Jordin Sparks, Alicia Keys, H.E.R., and D Smoke, as well as producers and songwriters like Soulshock, Jeff Gitty, Nasri, and Dallas Austin. She recently released her latest songs “Alé” and “Candlelight” and is currently working on her own artist project, set to debut in early 2023.
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