Jorja Smith Speaks on Embracing Her Beauty and Growing up Mixed-Race

British singer Jorja Smith has made a name for herself in the music industry this year, releasing her debut album "Lost & Found," which we absolutely LOVE. From being featured on Kendrick Lamar‘s soundtrack to hit film 'Black Panther', to collaborating with Drake – there’s no doubt that everyone is aware of this rising star. And if you aren't, there's no better time than now to get to know her.

In an ongoing video profile series, Vevo is capturing Jorja Smith in intimate settings executing stripped-down performances of tracks from her debut album “Lost & Found.” 

This week, Vevo UK released a short film/interview of the rising star opening up about being mixed-race, childhood, and finding self-belief.

If you’re not familiar with Smith but have always wanted to know what she’s about, this interview is a great start as she speaks on everything from her experiences growing up as mixed-race, to her music and the creation behind it.

The 20-year-old singer opened up about her experiences in school and learning to accept yourself and your appearance. She also taps into the role models she found when she moved to London, and how they’ve changed her and led to her being proud of her own beauty and taught the importance of being yourself. <3

Watch the ever-glowing soul sensation in Becoming Jorja Smith” above.