H.E.R. is an immensely talented and accomplished American singer and songwriter who has taken the music industry by storm with her soulful R&B sound and poignant, socially conscious lyrics. Born Gabriella Sarmiento Wilson, H.E.R. adopted her stage name as an acronym for “Having Everything Revealed,” signaling her commitment to authenticity and honesty in her art.
Since emerging on the music scene in 2016 with her debut EP “H.E.R. Volume 1,” she has captivated audiences with her powerful voice, guitar skills, and reflective, emotionally resonant lyrics. Over the years, she has released several highly acclaimed albums, including “H.E.R. Volume 2,” “H.E.R.,” and “I Used To Know Her.”
H.E.R. characterizes her music with a soulful R&B sound, but she draws inspiration from various musical genres, including jazz, blues, and hip-hop. Her lyrics often tackle difficult and complex topics, such as police brutality, mental health, and relationships, with a deeply personal and intimate touch that speaks to the listener’s emotions and experiences.
H.E.R.’s talent has earned her numerous accolades, including multiple Grammy Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and BET Awards. In addition, she has collaborated with various artists, from Ed Sheeran to YG, and has become a sought-after performer at major music festivals and events.
Despite her success, H.E.R. has remained humble and grounded. Her music resonates with audiences worldwide, including in her mother’s native country, the Philippines, where she is a source of pride and inspiration for many. H.E.R.’s music and artistry will continue to shape and influence the music industry and culture for years to come.