Kehlani, California’s sensational R&B, hip hop, and neo soul artists is bringing her signature sounds to the Hearst Greek Theatre!
Kehlani Ashley Parrish was born in Oakland in 1995 and is a singer and songwriter. She began her musical journey as a member of the teen pop group, Poplyfe. Months after leaving the group, she released her first solo track (ANTISUMMERLUV) on SoundCloud. Her musical style can be best described as a blend of R&B, hip hop, neo soul (a style of music that emerged from soul and contemporary R&B but is distinguished by a less conventional sound than its contemporary R&B counterpart, with incorporated elements ranging from jazz, funk, and hip hop to pop, fusion, and African music). She cites s Lauryn Hill, Erykah Badu, and Jill Scott as some of her main influences and she’s had a stellar career with 1 studio album, 2 mix tapes, 17 singles. She’s collaborated with many renowned artists such as BJ the Chicago Kid, Chance the Rapper, G-Eazy, IAMSU!, Marc E. Bassy, Dyme-A-Duzin, Ambré Perkins, Zayn, Belly, HBK Gang, Sage the Gemini, Berner, Lyfe Harris, Down 2 Earth, KYLE, Tia NoMore, Justin Bieber, ELHAE, Pusha T, and Post Malone. She’s also been nominated for a 2016 Grammy Award in the Best Urban Contemporary Album category.
Don’t miss your chance to see this artist add a unique touch to R&B, hip hop, and neo soul music!