Genuine. Determined. Driven. Compassionate. These are all words that define just a small portion of the qualities that make up Casme' (pronounced Kaz-May). Casme' is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana but currently resides in Music City- Nashville, Tennesse where she's been making big moves. She has opened for many celebrity artists such as Eric Benet, Ginuwine, Lil G (of the R&B group Silk), Eve, Bobby Jones and more. Casme' has worked in the background as a dancer behind Shirley Caesar and vocally for such artists as Keith Urban (Country Music Awards), American Idol/Curb Record's Kimberly Locke, Gottee Record's and Ayiesha Woods, just to name a few.
Growing up as the oldest of eight children, Casme' is a humanitarian as well as a natural born leader. Not only when it comes to her music, but behind the music as well. This is evident in seeing the success of her mentoring program 4U Mentoring. Through this program Casme' connects with youth of all ages in an effort to encourage, uplift, and inform them about the four issues that plague our society: self-esteem, suicide, rape, and abstinence (abstaining from sex until marriage, drugs/alcohol abuse, and unwanted pregnancies). In 2009, Casme' launched her “I Am Not Every Girl” campaign geared towards young girls, that promotes individuality, self-love and high self-esteem.
This multi-talented Singer, Songwriter, Dancer, Designer and Motivational Speaker is also acting on the Big Screen. Last year she was a featured in Tyler Perry's new movie, "I Can Do Bad All By Myself” and on TBS’s “House Of Payne” She has also starred in major stage plays across the U.S. with celebrity artists such as R&B Crooner Tony Terry, BET Comedians Sheryl Underwood & Bill Hill. This is just the beginning for Casme' The Soulstress! “Love & Me” her debut album will be released on May 18 on www.cdbaby.com
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Not only is Casme’ living out her dreams as an artist, she is fulfilling her God given purpose as a mentor and motivational speaker. She has a passion to empower, uplift and reach not only young girls but women of all ages. In 2007 Casme' co-founded Sister Circle, A Women's Empowerment Group that promotes sisterhood, friendship amongst women and communication through monthly gatherings.
When Casme' performs, she pours her heart out on the stage and welcomes the audience to join her on her journey of love. Her vocals are strong & pure, her lyrics exemplify artisitic genius, and her band nails it every performance. Casme' is such a genuine individual, and she's just what the music industry is missing, but her determination and drive will land her there.