Saie / The Afro Romantic

Award: MOBO Help Musicians Fund

Year: 2018

Genre: R&B/Soul

Location: London


Introducing soulful singer-songwriter Saie with her distinctive voice andthought-provoking song lyrics. Saie is bringing a new refreshing sound and look to UK soul music. The 23-year-old singer-songwriter, dancer, and poet and was 11 years old when she first discovered her singing talent and has fallen completely in love with the art of song and poetry ever since. Without relying on her musical flair alone, Saie trained at The Northern of Contemporary Dance where she was honing her talents to become a multi-disciplinary artist.

Also known as The Afro Romantic, Saie has always been unapologetically herself and unafraid to show off her black girl magic. Her sound oozes soul with delicate drops of Afro beats and Tropical drum patterns. Saie’s lyrical content is filled with personal anecdotes that she delivers with ease.
With her infectious charm, Saie tackles her own battles of womanhood, social and cultural injustice, pursuing a relatable voice of romantic instability.

Saie is certain to leave her mark on music, both with her talents and her magnetic demeanor so sit back relax and enjoy the ride.