Born in Houston, Texas, to a West Indian mother, Samantha Clemons has long been a success story waiting to be written. Coming from a St. Lucian family, it was no question where her inherent musical ability arose. In a house filled with music and other aspiring talent, Samantha was surrounded with a passion and love for music at a very young age in an environment that would no doubt foster the rise of a star. Even from her days in the children's choir, Samantha has had an unsurpassed gift for music, which her parents realized from a very young age. From local performances to numerous local and regional talent showcase appearances and awards, Samantha has made it apparent to all who will listen, that her voice is one rarely happened upon and her talent is undeniable. At the early age of 9, Samantha took her first guitar lesson, and since then has been writing music and performing in every venue that will have her, with a heart driven to be heard.
First discovered at a talent showcase in St. Louis, Missouri, it was apparent then, at the age of 13, that Samantha would be a star. With her infatuating personality and unmatched vocal ability, it wouldn’t be long before she was heard by the right people.
Though often compared to the likes of India.Arie and Lauryn Hill for her soulful essence and smooth vocals, Samantha has taken influence from many different genres, and fused them seamlessly to make a sound all her own and her inviting melodies and compelling lyrics are sure to engage any listener. Samantha is known for her appearances at local open mic nights and local acoustic showcases in Manhattan, KS. Already having formed a nook of her own at the age of 19, it won't be long before Samantha's name will be known around the world. Her passion for music along with her ambition and determination, make Samantha a force to be reckoned with. It is rare that a musician of such grace, ability, and conviction comes along. But when they do, there's no denying the success that is inevitable and the impact they will leave.