Jorja Smith

Op-Eds

The Mercury Prize 2018 Shortlist Pits Young Talent Against Big Names

It's odd to see acts like Noel Gallagher sitting beside rising jazz group Sons of Kemet or rapper Novelist—what does that say about the industry?
Tshepo Mokoena
7.26.18
Essays

Jorja Smith Plays It Safe Yet Plays to Win

Her debut album, 'Lost & Found,' showcases her incredible voice but comes close to dragging in near-constant slow jam territory.
Tshepo Mokoena
6.11.18
Noisey News

Jorja Smith's Tiny Desk Concert Is Effortlessly Smooth

Smith, who's celebrating her 21st birthday today, performed languid versions of "On My Mind," "Teenage Fantasy," and "Blue Lights" at NPR.
Alex Robert Ross
6.11.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 9 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

Kanye West and Kid Cudi get together on 'KIDS SEE GHOSTS,' Snail Mail's Lindsey Jordan makes music for the lovelorn, and a collaboration between Bon Iver and The National enters the world quietly.
Colin Joyce
Kristin Corry
Alex Robert Ross
6.8.18
New music

Jorja Smith Releases New Song "February 3rd"

The fourth single from Jorja Smith's debut 'Lost & Found' is another winner.
Shaad D’Souza
5.25.18
New music

Stormzy Joins Jorja Smith on "Let Me Down"

Jorja Smith makes even the saddest of songs sound pretty.
Kristin Corry
1.11.18
Noisey News

The Brit Awards Got Its Critics' Choice Shortlist Right This Year

Mabel, Stefflon Don, and Jorja Smith? Music to my ears.
Lauren O'Neill
11.29.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Both Miguel and Kelela Treated Us to One-Off Sets This Week

They each stopped by BBC Radio 1 to perform special covers—she of Sade and he of Jorja Smith.
Lauren O'Neill
10.12.17
New music

Hear a Reflective, Acoustic Spin on Jorja Smith's "On My Mind"

The UK singer proves her versatility on the new version.
Lauren O'Neill
10.3.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Jorja Smith on 'Later... with Jools Holland' Will Soothe Your Soul

She performed "Blue Lights" on Tuesday night's show.
Lauren O'Neill
9.27.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Kali Uchis and Jorja Smith Own the Royal Albert Hall with “Tyrant”

Along with Songhoy Blues, their performance at the 25th anniversary of 'Later' outshone moments from Foo Fighters, Paul Weller, and Van Morrison.
Alex Robert Ross
9.24.17
Interviews

The Making of Jorja Smith

The 20-year-old from Walsall on going from a Starbucks weekend job to Drake, Kali Uchis and Preditah co-signs.
Tshepo Mokoena
9.1.17
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