Soul Train Awards 2023: 5 Times H.E.R. Impressed Us With Her Stunning Runs and Riffs

Dive into the musical brilliance of the R&B songstress.

H.E.R. is undeniably one of the most gifted artists of her generation. The 26-year-old emerged from the shadows in 2016 with a sense of mystery that immediately captured viewers’ attention. Her signature blend of soul-stirring melodies, breathtaking runs and riffs, and heartfelt lyrics, showcased notably in tracks like “Focus” and “Could’ve Been” featuring Bryson Tiller, have solidified her status as a true musical powerhouse. 

With the "Soul Trains Awards" 2023 on the horizon, we’re revisiting timeless tracks from some of our favorite R&B and soul artists, with H.E.R. naturally on our list. Prepare to be mesmerized by the sheer brilliance of H.E.R.'s talent as we delve into 5 of her awe-inspiring performances.

  • “Focus”


    This soulful ballad showcases H.E.R.'s incredible vocal control and passionate delivery.


  • Daniel Caesar & H.E.R. - “Best Part”

    In this soulful duet, H.E.R.'s riffs added a layer of depth to an already emotional song.

  • “Damage”

    “Damage” featured  H.E.R.’s signature sultry, silky runs that perfectly complemented the song's sensuality.

  • “Closer To Me”


    H.E.R.'s runs in “Closwer To Me” were a masterclass in vocal talent.

  • “Fight For You” (From the Original Motion Picture “Judas and the Black Messiah”

    Her vocal acrobatics in "Fight for You" not only emphasize her technical prowess but also convey the passion and determination behind the song's message.

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