Compared to Willow Smith, Erykah Badu, and India Aire

Neo Soul & Indie Artist Located in Raleigh, NC

Essi is a singer, guitarist, and producer born in Brooklyn, NY. She takes inspiration for her music from the nature and theenergy constantly flowing in our universe. Musical influences include Caveman, Grizzly Bear, and Alabama Shakes. Her EP is called PRIMARY and it is coming out in February 2020. Until then Essi is booking shows in order to share her lovely melodic vibrations with as many people as possible.

Essi Live: House On Da Hill

"Pizza Gurl"

Essi Live: "Fancy Cars"


Feb 21, 2020, The Tunnel, Wake Forest, NC

Jan 18, 2020, Sofar Sounds: Charleston, SC

Dec 2, 2019, Durham NC - The Pinhook

Nov 20, 2019, Wailuku HI - The WaiBar

Nov 9, 2019, Wailuku HI - Wailuku Coffee Company

Oct 31, 2019, Haiku HI - Toohey's Butchery and Grill

Oct 13, 2019, Raleigh NC - Nash Bash

Sept 6, 2019, Raleigh NC - Hopscotch

July 19, 2019, Durham NC - Girls Rock NC

July 6, 2019, Durham NC - The Hayti Heritage Center

April 27, 2019, Durham NC - The Living Arts Collective

April 20, 2019, Pittsboro NC - Abundance NC

Feb 9, 2019, Durham NC - Will's Social Bistro & Lounge

Jan 12, 2019, Durham NC - W.D. Hill Center