Desiire is a Congo born, Toronto based singer/songwriter who delivers a unique blend of R&B, Afro, Electronic & Hip-Hop to create music that is filled with hypnotic instrumentals and vocal moody simplicity.
Influenced by soul contemporaries such as Erykah Badu, D'Angelo, Lauryn Hill, Maxwell and pioneer African artists like Papa Wemba, Koffi Olomide, Youssou Ndour & Femi Kuti, Desiire has become known for his Afro infused R&B staccato cadences and engaging story-telling songwriting.
Over the past 2 years, he has been featured in Billboard, The Fader, AfroPunk, Noisey Vice, Exclaim, MTV, Spin as well as graced the stage at festivals such as Manifesto, Pop Montreal, Luminato, Wavelength, Canadian Music Week amongst others.
This year has also seen Desiire expanding his talents behind the scenes on HULU's network TV show " Utopia Falls " in which he served as one of the series vocal producer working alongside hit producer Boi1Da.
He was one of the faces of the #StrongerTogether national telethon featuring Celine Dion, Shania Twain, Sarah Maclachan and as one of the lead voices in the historic all-canadiana collaboration " Lean On Me " alongside Justin Bieber, Avril Lavigne, Bryan Adams, Michael Buble, Fefe Dobson amongst others.
He continues 2020/2021 with joining Canadian Queer artists Charlotte Day Wilson, Lido Pimienta in Spotify's global official Pride campaign " Unlike Any Other "