From battling rappers on street corners to reaching number #2 on the Indie UK Soul Charts, Trina Sharifa Cuff, the Philadelphia-born singer-songwriter, has made her indelible mark on the music industry.
Entertaining audiences both locally and internationally for over 25 years, Trina possesses an innate love for music that translates effortlessly into her musically versatile performances. Growing up in the beehive of the “Philly Sound,” it’s evident her origins have greatly influenced her unique blend of urban inspirational singing with an unmistakable hip-hop flare.
Undeterred by stereotypical expectations that are often thrust upon an artist, Trina has proven that determination and a clear sense of identity can indeed overcome obstacles. “The only person who can define you is you,” she insists, fueling the flames of her already fiery persona.
Her musical journey is punctuated with enviable accolites, coloring her a beacon of permanence in the industry that continues to evolve. From producing seasonal TV shows in London to recording in Philadelphia’s top recording studio ‘Milkboy’ – where megastars like Usher have laid tracks – Trina’s portfolio is a testament to her continued pursuit of excellence.
Trina’s last single, “It You”, scorched to the number #2 spot on the Indie UK Soul Charts, catapulting her into the spotlight and justifying the hype she has single-handedly built around her music. Further enriching her experiences with extensive travels across Europe and West Africa, her diverse exposure continues to shape her evolving musical culture, making her an artist to cherish.
Now, Trina is ready to leap onto the next chapter of her music journey. A key part of her forward plan is creating more brand awareness and sharing her music more expansively. This includes upcoming concerts designed to introduce more people to the invariably soulful waves of contemporary gospel and her own unique blend of musical magic.
Excitingly for her fans, Trina is ready to drop her new single and album entitled “Listening”. Like with her past songs, audiences can anticipate the classic Trina Sharifa Cuff experience—inspirational lyrics, resonant vocals, and an irresistible blend of urban and gospel notes. The new album promises a soul-stirring experience, designed to enthrall her audiences irrespective of the borders they reside in.
Looking for an urban inspirational singer, gospel singer, or the Philadelphia singer who can create magic with her voice? Look no further than Trina Sharifa Cuff. She has turned her life into an opus, with every beat echoing her journey – rich in experiences and heavy in accomplishments. She’s here to stay, and her music – like a rhythm that never fades – continues to captivate hearts and inspire souls worldwide.