Genre: DnB/Jazz/Dubstep Country: US

Sophie ‘Sopheye’ Matera is one of those rare vocalists who not only entertains a crowd, but engages them. Born in the UK and raised in Miami, she brings a bit of class and a lot of sass when she hits the stage. As a classically trained vocalist, Sopheye has built upon her diverse upbringing, encompassing genres from drum n’ bass to jazz to straight up hip-hop. According to Sophie, she developed her soulful sound through her perspective of music as an emotional outlet; in her words, further pushing her “to get out and do my own creative thing {and} make my own creative name.”Since the age of 18, Sopheye has professionally performed various genres of music. Dance music has been a prominent genre in her ventures over the years and has enabled her to work with some of its biggest names, emceeing for the likes of LTJ Bukem, A-Sides, Goldie, Silver, Andy C, Random Movement, Storm, Will Miles, & Juan Basshead  to name a few. Sopheye is currently seeking a degree in commercial music business from Florida Atlantic University as well as continually pushing her musical aspirations. Keep an ear and an eye out for this vocalist's upcoming projects!