[youtube id=”cvF1SL9L5IY”] Singer, songwriter, blogger and inspirational speaker Sharlene-MoniquÃ©’s debut single “You” is about self-acceptance. The video follows the journey of a young Black girl who grows up struggling to develop her self-confidence. Sharlene-MoniquÃ© offers encouragement to the girl who becomes a woman in the capacity of her vocal coach. The artist also gave some background on “You”;
“Iâ€™m really excited to be releasing music that I feel so passionate about. I really hope people connect with the message of the song. The video stirred up so many emotions inside because it reflects elements of my past.â€
Sharlene-MoniquÃ©, who is based in London, is planning to independently release her debut EP later this year.