Heshima is a phenomenal Vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, producer, songwriter/composer who is pushing the limits of modern music with his unique blend of Jazz, Latin, Gospel, sould, and World Music influences into a whole new genre he calls "Organic Swirlz". Whether laying down ferocious bass over Jazz/Nu Jazz, Hip Hop/R & B grooves, or melting audiences with his silky, seductive voice in English or Spanish, Heshima is totally at home in any genre.
Heshima has shared the stage and/or recorded with some of the world's greatest starts inlcuding Patti Labelle, La India, Avery Sharpe, James Carter, William Parker, Quest Love, Amira Baraka, Owen Brown "Fidlaa", Marion Meadows, and HBO's Mahogany Browne to name just a few. Now, with His bands, "Heshima & I Am" and "Heshima and the Urban Soul Orchestra" Heshima defies boundaries and leads his audience on a musical journey.
The Awakening, is Heshima's debut as a leader for Souljourn Music Group. This fiery artist combines totally unique renditions of three jazz classics with breathtaking original compositions, stellar performances by some of music's greatest young talents(including Avery Sharpe), to deliver a one of a kind Jazz/Nu Jazz classic.
Heshima is slated to release a new soul classic entitled "The Balance" in Spring 2007. This album will feature the songs, stories, and soul of Heshima as he sings his song to you. Watch for this and much more from Heshima and Souljourn Music Group