Spreading the Fragrance of YAH (God) with every melody, every lyric, every breath... Vocalist, Songwriter (BMI)...Rising Star! "Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in thy sight, Oh YAH my strength and my redeemer".
This female vocalist and songwriter (BMI) is one who has true reverence for "God" creator of all in existence! A non-conformist/ free-spirit.
Fragrance of YAH is a singer at the intersection of Jazz, Smooth Jazz, R&B, Neo Spiritual Soul, and Reggae music. Her lyrics are thought provoking and inspirational.
Born in Buffalo, New York to the late Laymon Harris II (singer/ songwriter, author, playwright, and motivational speaker) and Luna Foster (singer and Evangelist), she grew up singing in church. At the Buffalo Academy for Visual and Performing Arts, she majored in vocal music. She was a member of both the Senior and Select choruses. She also performed chorally and solo in the Black History programs. Some may remember her lead to the song "Freedom Is Coming" from "Sarafina" and her performance of Billie Holiday's "Them There Eyes".
Finally, she realized music is not just a career choice, but also a calling and a ministry. So, she has prioritized it as her number one career endeavor. In 2011, she released her first single titled, "Heavenly Consciousness".
In addition to her solo endeavors, Fragrance of YAH lends her spiritual gift of song to other artists and performers as a background vocalist and at times even a lead vocalist.
Be on the lookout for Fragrance of YAH wherever the spirit moves...Come share her passion for purposeful messages in the music!