Jorja Smith Biography (Wikipedia)
Jorja Alice Smith (born 11 June 1997) is a British singer and songwriter from Walsall, West Midlands. Jorja attended Aldridge Secondary School. She released her debut extended play, Project 11, in November 2016.
Smith has released several singles since January 2016 and collaborated with other artists, including Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Kali Uchis, and Stormzy. She performed as the opening act on Bruno Mars' 24K Magic World Tour in October and November 2017. Her debut studio album, Lost & Found, was released in 2018 to critical acclaim and peaked at number three on the UK Albums Chart. In 2018, Smith won the Brit Critics' Choice Award. In 2019, she was named Best British Female Artist at the 2019 Brit Awards and was also nominated for the Grammy Award for Best New Artist.
- Jorja Smith - Lost & Foundhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06l417w.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06l417w.jpg2018-09-14T08:35:00.000ZAbbie McCarthy chats to Jorja Smith about her Mercury Prize shortlisted album.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06l3vk9
Jorja Smith - Lost & Found
- "Expect some magic" - Jorja Smith can't wait to play 1Xtra Livehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06frvrc.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06frvrc.jpg2018-07-26T10:31:00.000ZAce catches up with the very sought after Jorja Smith to chat all things 1Xtra Live.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06frr6f
"Expect some magic" - Jorja Smith can't wait to play 1Xtra Live
- Jorja Smithhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p068bb8y.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p068bb8y.jpg2018-06-27T22:59:00.000ZCaptivating sounds from a rising star.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p069zks3
- Jorja Smith - So Lonely (BBC Music Sound Of 2017)https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04n4shz.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04n4shz.jpg2017-01-03T10:43:00.000ZJorja Smith performs So Lonely for BBC Music Sound of 2017.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04n6hb8
Jorja Smith - So Lonely (BBC Music Sound Of 2017)
- My First Bars: Jorja Smithhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04l85r4.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04l85r4.jpg2016-12-16T11:00:00.000ZJorja Smith remembers the influence Amy Winehouse had on her when growing up.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04l85xt
My First Bars: Jorja Smith
- What’s so special about the UK sound?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04ljmw3.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04ljmw3.jpg2016-12-15T13:28:00.000ZIn what's been a huge year for the UK music scene we sat down with some of our Hot For 2017 acts to discuss what makes British music unique and so attractive to the likes of Drakehttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04ljn0h
What’s so special about the UK sound?
- 1Xtra's Hot For 2017https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04l9pcf.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04l9pcf.jpg2016-12-14T16:58:00.000Z10 UK artists tipped for big things in the year ahead - compiled by 1Xtra DJs and staff.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04lfxzl
1Xtra's Hot For 2017
- Sound Of 2017 - The Longlisthttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04hqsgy.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04hqsgy.jpg2016-11-27T23:59:00.000ZShowcasing the most exciting rising stars in music.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04j1p3c
Sound Of 2017 - The Longlist
Jorja Smith Tracks