Whitness is a Canadian-Nigerian artist who grew up in Hamilton, & is best known as the bridge between two cultures. She specializes in R&B & Afrosoul/Alternative music. With thousands of listeners worldwide, her music has been listened to by people in countries she would have never imagined.
Whitness has collaborated & performed with many artists across the city, Queens Park, ‘Black Lives for Change’ organization at Hamilton City Hall in July of 2020, & the ‘Open Streets On Barton Festival’ in July 2021. She was highlighted at the 'Art Gallery Of Hamilton' in November 2021 through the #IAmStillAnArtist campaign which showcased artists within the city who continued to create art throughout the pandemic https://www.industrypresents.com/iamstillanartist.
She has released two singles titled ‘Jo Ki Jo & 'Why' and has many more on the way this year.
She has been committed to being an example of the light that is in the world despite the challenges she has faced, & continues to be an inspiration to those who follow her, on how to authentically be yourself & share your gifts. Singing & songwriting have always been a passion for her since childhood, & she uses music as a way to tap into her creative soul & connect with people all around the world. In 2020, she was also interviewed as a radio guest on three stations, & performed at ‘The Black History Celebration’— which garnered her many opportunities within the city. Many had to be put on hold because of the circumstances in the world at the moment, but she is hopeful for the future.