Prismatic Arts Festival

Reeny Smith

Reeny Smith

August 22 630-10pm, August 23 1-330pm
Alderney Landing Mainstage

Reeny Smith is an award winning singer/songwriter. Born into a musically inclined family in North Preston, Nova Scotia, Reeny began singing and playing piano at the age of 5. Her roots singing in the church laid a solid foundation for a promising career.

She has been awarded several notable awards and high profile performances. Commonly referred to as the “Canadian Alicia Keys,” Reeny continues to leave her audiences wanting more of her impeccable vocals, original songs and modern style. “Reeny” is certainly on her way to becoming a familiar sound in the Canadian and American Music Industry.


Notable Awards

  • Winner of the 2015 Casino Nova Scotia Artist in Residence Competition
  • Artist Of The Year at the 2015 ANSMA Awards
  • Galaxie Rising Award Star 
competition winner at the 2013 Halifax Jazz Festival
  • Rising Star Award at the 2012
 African Nova Scotian Music Awards.
Featured performer at the 2011 Canada Winter Games National Artist Program Performed at the 10th annual Portia White Award Gala Concert. 2011.
  • Up and Coming Star Award at the African Nova Scotian Music Awards (2011)
  • Black Cultural Centre President’s Award (2011)
  • Nova Scotia Talent Trust’s Portia White Award in 2010

Reeny has been part of Prismatic since 2008 and we are thrilled to watch her career take off in recent years.