Meet the fearless and soulful Florida-based songstress Selkii.
Selkii not only made The Top 24 of NBC's The Voice under Blake Shelton's mentorship -but she was also a top 7 finalist on the South African version of American Idol - South African Idol back in 2010.
Her version of IRIS by The Goo Goo Dolls for the Top 24 made it to # 86 in iTunes' Alternative category on apple Music Charts in the USA in May 2019.
Selkii is a Live-Looping-Singer-Guitarist & Songwriter hailing from South Africa’s Beach City, Durban. She's often been called a female version of Jack Johnson or Jason Mraz - with a powerful raspy voice that often gets compared with voices like Amy Winehouse and Brandi Carlile.
Her impressive looping pedal skills allow her to bring guitar percussion & cool sonic layers of backing vocals & riffs into her live arrangements.
Selkii refers to her original music as uplifting 'Tropical' Folk. Her love for nature, connection, travel - and life simple pleasures - comes through her thoughtful lyrics.
Selkii loves sharing the stories behind her songs in her performances. Her hope is to heal and enrich people’s souls with a beautiful message.