6 May 2023
Live Performance: Jiire Smith
Part of What the Food
7:30 PM | Join us for a live performance by Jiire Smith in The Yard
Jiire Smith is a Soul music singer and songwriter from Nigeria. His songs speak of the struggles, passions, and desires of daily life. His music is led by his soulful voice and an emotional lyrical expression. Jiire Smith is currently studying Music at NYU Abu Dhabi where he is growing a community of friends and listeners keen on following his growth. In the NYU Abu Dhabi Arts Center hosted Rooftop Rhythms poetry and open-mic show, he won the award of New Artist of the Year 2022. Jiire Smith has recently completed the Performance Artistry and Leadership program by Berklee Abu Dhabi. At Berklee Abu Dhabi, he is building relationships with music industry professionals such as the Grammy winning recording engineer, Gael Hedding and Lebanese singer and artistic director Mayssa Karaa. Jiire Smith is currently preparing to release two original songs with which he plans to step into the original music scene in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
The performance begins at 7.30PM on Saturday, 6 May in The Yard.