Antonique Smith is best known for her role as “The Actress That Played Faith Evans”, in the box office hit “NOTORIOUS”. She’s shocking the world with the release of her first official single ‘Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Woo)’ stemming from her successful Kickstarter campaign where Smith raise over $50,000 in 30 days from her fans!
The powerhouse singer, who began singing in an East Orange, NJ church, honed her talent on the Broadway stage as Mimi in the Tony Award winning musical RENT. Her vocal range is on full display in ‘Hold Up Wait A Minute (Woo Woo)’. The song was produced by Darryl “Darulah” Farmer & Elijah Kelley and written by D. Farmer & A. Smith. The release is on 9:23 Music Group and it garnered Ms.Smith her first GRAMMY NOMINATION in the Best Traditional R&B Performance category.
Her highly anticipated album “Love Is Everything” is set to be released early this year. This project will include production from Toby Gad (Beyoncé,Fergie), Danja (Justin Timberlake, Usher), Jukebox (Willow Smith, Eve) and Dr. Dre. It’s not difficult to see that Antonique Smith will continue to be an honorable asset to the entertainment industry. She Got Next !