Haley Smith

Recording Artist
Haley Smith — Photo Credit: Shefik

Photo Credit: Shefik

Haley Smith is a 15-year-old songstress/recording artist from the Bronx in New York City, discovered at the age of nine. She is of Jamaican-American descent. Smith has performed on various stages throughout New York, such as the Apollo Theater (winning amateur night), and at venues, which include B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, Stage 72, Iguana New York, and the Arts on Third Festival in Westchester County.

Smith's influences range from contemporary pop star, such as Adele and Christina Aguilera, to soulful belters, such as Etta James and Aretha Franklin. Smith is currently a student of "Ready to Sing" and mentored by her vocal teacher/coach Eva Soto.

Last Updated: May 31, 2021

About "Shefik presents Invocation"

Aptly titled "Shefik presents Invocation", the nationally syndicated radio show is a mesmerizing and thought-provoking journey through musical discovery and appreciation that spans the decades. The show is currently broadcast on over 20 terrestrial radio stations and frequencies throughout the United States. Each one-hour episode, executive-produced and hosted by media personality Shefik, highlights one relatable focal point (chosen by Shefik), along with an accompanying playlist of songs (curated by Shefik), encompassing a unique thematic concept that invigorates the audience with creative impact. Top recording artists, actors, business executives, politicians, community leaders, and other special guests are invited to offer their own commentary on the weekly topic, as a supplement to Shefik's engaging mindset. The radio show's online hub at serves as a conduit for discussion of the show, while featuring related videos and auxiliary content. The journey continues right here and everywhere.