Dancehall Singer Shenseea Explains Why She Stopped Attempting to “Be the Subsequent Rihanna”
Shenseea is not an artist who’s straightforward to pin down, and that is simply the best way she likes it.
The 24-year-old Jamaican-born Dancehall singer has already recorded tracks with Christina Aguilera, Sean Paul and Tyga, and she or he’s proud to have developed her personal distinctive sound within the course of.
“My music is certainly energetic,” she tells E! Information in an unique interview for our “Ones to Watch” collection celebrating Black Historical past Month. “It speaks reality as a result of I usually attempt to write about what I am going by or any individual else goes by. As a result of I like to jot down music that individuals can relate to. After they hear it, they really feel like I am speaking to them.”
Shenseea, whose expertise as a lyricist and upbeat demeanor have earned her 3.7 million Instagram followers, signed with Interscope Information in 2019 and says she “positively” hopes to launch her debut album later this 12 months. Though she initially dreamed of following within the footsteps of fellow Caribbean native Rihanna, Shenseea quickly discovered extra pleasure in going about issues her personal manner.