NISSI exhibits artistic brilliance in over here
As the talented singer NISSI continues to experiment with different forms of creative expression and evolve, so does her music. Her new single ’Over Here’, is another glimpse into the mind of the budding pop star.
NISSI is a multi talented singer with a unique and classic style of music. Her music fuses a lot of Afro-centric style and colours, which she blends with a classic and contemporary vibe.
The journey of discovery has been a long and dedicated one for Nissi, with influences from the likes of John Legend, Common, Jasmine Sullivan, Jessie J, Tracy Chapman, Brandy, Fantasia,
Pharrell among others
Her music comes with a lot of deep messages about love, life, feelings, attraction, freedom and paying attention to ourselves as human beings placed on earth.
With a unique dance, style, voice texture and music, NISSI’s music is regarded as a world-class sound that is set to take centre stage on global platforms.
NISSI is a singer/songwriter and a performer who feeds off the happenings in her environment and everyday life. “Music is a reflection of who I am and an honest safety valve for me to truly be myself and to pass my message to the world. Music is my safe haven, the one thing that I can always depend on to bring joy to my sadness or sanity to the craziness that can sometimes be life,” she said.
The multi-talented artiste started singing at a tender age of nine and came to terms with her gift and potential at the age of 13. It has been an eight-year trajectory for her to open herself up and fully explore her beautiful mind, creativity and abilities.Growing up, NISSI was influenced by life to write songs. These songs, which were written at different stages in her life, showcase her experiences from love, to building self-confidence, to being a young person attracted to the opposite sex while others simply address day today life issues.
She has worked and made music with several producers over the years but most especially with her friend and in house producer, Joe Bagz who has patiently worked with her through learning the principles of music from jazz to exploring various other genres such as reggae, highlife, afro beat, pop, R&B, funk among others.