Dominating the R&B music scene with her sensational music, Summer Marjani Walker or better known as Summer Walker is one of the hottest R&B artists nowadays. Signed to Love Renaissance and Interscope Records, this talented artist has been releasing some solid tracks that have earned her widespread fame and love from music lovers. Having released several sensational albums like her debut studio album titled “Over It”, which received worldwide recognition and praise from global audiences, Summer Walker is a talented and passionate artist. From creating wonderful music to making history when her debut album earned the biggest streaming debut ever for a female R&B artist, she is one of the rising talents of the music industry.
Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Summer Walker had a tough childhood and early life as she faced several challenges and hardships. She was born to a British father and an American mother who eventually divorced. Soon after, from 2016 to 2018, she was running a small cleaning business and was also working as a stripper in Atlanta. But despite all these hardships, Summer Walker had the passion and determination to dive deep into the world of music. Walker often used to learn how to play the guitar by watching tutorial videos on YouTube. She takes inspiration from legendary artists like Jimi Hendrix, Amy Winehouse, and Erykah Badu. With a fire in her soul to do something remarkable, she has evolved into a phenomenal artist.
Summer Walker had her big break when a woman who has the same name as her discovered her. The woman was working as the studio manager of an Atlanta based label called “Love Renaissance”. After this, on October 19, 2018, Summer Walker released her debut commercial mixtape titled “Last Day of Summer”. This release showcased the incredible talent that Summer possessed and her release was a huge success. The album highlighted topics such as love, emotions, and womanhood. The success of her album helped her achieve widespread recognition and Apple Music named Summer Walker as their “Up Next” artist in 2019. Soon after, she became the number 8 R&B artist worldwide on Apple Music.
In 2019, Summer Walker was one of the hottest trending artists due to her collaboration with Drake for a single titled “Girls Need Love”. This sensational track topped the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot R&B/Hip Hop charts. Following the release of this single, Walker soon released her debut studio album titled “Over It”. Once again, it was a huge success which debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 charts within the first week of its release. Since then, there has been no stopping Summer Walker and she has been delivering some truly remarkable music. Filled with passion and dedication, Walker grinds hard every day, honing and perfecting her craft. With several interesting and exciting plans for the future, Summer Walker is definitely one of the rising talents of the R&B music industry and we can’t wait to see what she has next in store for us. So go ahead and experience her mesmerizing music and let the melodies take you away!
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