Jorja Smith is one of the rising stars in the UK. The popular singer was awarded the Best British Female Artist at the Brit Awards in 2019. She was also nominated for a Grammy in the same year.
The singer’s journey started way back in Walsall, West Midlands. She started learning the piano at the age of 8 and later got into the Aldridge School on a music scholarship. Jorja learned the classical instruments oboe and learned classical singing. She started getting some attention when her friends put a video of her singing.
Her struggles didn’t end there. Jorja was working as a barista to make her ends meet in London while writing songs. At this time in 2015, Maverick Sabre signed her in, where she released her single “Blue Lights”. It immediately got huge attention on SoundCloud gathering 400K+ streams.
The singer’s next single “Where Did I Go?” was another famous drop that even Drake praised while talking about his favorite music at the moment. In 2016, Jorja finally released her debut EP named Project 11.
She has so far released two more EPs. Be Right Back her third EP ranked number 9 on the UK Albums Chart.
Jorja’s debut album Lost and Found opened at number three on the UK Albums Chart. It sold more than 7000 album-equivalent units in the first week. It was later certified silver for selling over 60K in the United Kingdom.
Jorja Smith is a promising singer in the pop and R&B genres. The Grammy-nominated singer is also very prominent as a fashion icon due to her being a staggering beauty. Jorja surely knows how to lure the listeners in with the right amount of good stuff and interesting stuff. If you’re more interested in the beauty part, here is a list of some sensationally hot pics of Jorja Smith.