DESIIRE is a Queer Congolese, Toronto based singer songwriter who delivers a unique blend of R&B, Afro, Jazz and Electronic to create music that is filled with hypnotic instrumentals and moody complexities.
Over the past 4 years, he has been featured in Billboard, Rolling Stones, Afropunk, MTV, The Fader, SPIN, Noisey Vice, NOW, Exclaim, CBC and more.
He has graced the stage at festivals such as Manifesto, Pop Montreal, Luminato, Canadian Music Week, Pride Toronto, Fierte Montreal, Capital Pride and performed at prestigious venues such as The Canadian National Arts Center, The Mod Club, The Drake Underground, Yonge and Dundas Square headlining and open for artists such as Ari Lennox.
In 2020, he was one of the faces of the #StrongerTogether telethon alongside Celine Dion Shania Twain, Sarah Mclaughan and more as one of the lead voices in the historic all-canadian collaboration #ArtistsCan with Justin Bieber, Avril Lavigne, Bryan Adam, Michael Buble and more.
Ahead of the 50th annual Juno Awards, he was selected as one of the 10 artists to be a part of the prestigious JUNO Masterclass, Canada's leading new artist program
He has been featured in national and worldwide campaigns for brands like Spotify, The Bay, Topshop.
This coming year will see him continue his musical journey with the release of his new album.