Full name Casme’ Ann Barnes
Genre soul, funk, blues, jazz, hip hop, folk, pop
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N’awlins Singer/Songwriter CASME’, has traveled the World as an Entertainer & Philanthropist. This powerhouse vocalist recently released her newest collection of work "GUMBO" which include over 40 records from all genres of music including Soul, Funk, Blues, Jazz, Hip Hop, Folk & Pop. Casme' has been Ranked #1 on Major Music Platform ReverbNation for the past 6 years now as well as the Winner of many Talent Competitions including Arthel Neville’s “Sing Like a Star”, the legendary “Hard Rock Cafe Battle of The Band Rising” & More. She is a former singer for many major artists such as BoB, Trina Braxton, American Idol's Kimberly Locke, Keith Urban, Carl Thomas, Aaron Hall, Lil G(Silk), Tony Toni Tone’ & more whom have all influenced her musical style. Casme’ is indeed the definition of a “Gumbo Artist” who’s rue is pure LOVE. Speaking of Love, in 2017 CASME' was inspired to release her 1st Christian Single which received "Grammy Consideration”. Casme’ is a native of New Orleans, LA, who's lived in Nashville, Tn & Atlanta, Ga. Her undeniable talent, refreshing energy and sweet spirit have landed her many major opportunities to perform locally and worldwide including Jazz Fest, News With A Twist, Jazz In The Park, WWLTV Morning Show, Walmart’s Music Commercial “The Receipt”, Steve Harvey Morning Show, 106&Park, Wendy Williams, Jimmy Kimmel, Jay Leno, The View and more. Over the past few years, Casme` has opened for many artists including Eric Benet, Dwele, Ginuwine, Eve and Bobby Jones.

This multi-talented singer, songwriter, dancer, graphic/fashion/interior designer, humanitarian and motivational speaker is has also done some acting on the big screen. She's been featured in Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself, TBS’s House Of Payne, Madea's Big Happy Family and The Braxton Family Values. She has also starred in major stage plays Marrying Up, The Lost Son, featuring Terrell Carter and Tall Dark & Handsome, featuring R&B crooner, Tony Terry, and BET comedians Sheryl Underwood and Bill Hill.
When Casme` performs, she pours her heart out on the stage and welcomes the audience to join her on her journey of love. Her vocals are strong and pure and her lyrics display artistic genius.

Growing up as the oldest of eight children, Casme` is a natural born leader—with her music, and behind the music. In 2010 she launched Casme' Cares Community Outreach program with the hopes to brand Love, Hope, Peace through the Arts & Music. The program allows her to speak to at risk youth and also feeds hundreds of homeless/community monthly. CCCOP also helped to launch Casme’s 1st Book “Daughter Of The King 101” in 2015 after releasing the Album “Daughter Of The King” which inspired/prompted her to start a teen girls mentoring academy “DOTK” & to open DOTK House, a safe place for them to attend after school in Algiers, La.

Because of her love for people she created a Radio show “Indie lagniappe” & TV Show “NOLA’S GOT IT” where New Orleans people are encouraged & uplifted for their passion work.

Casme’ is more than a recording artist, she’s a vessel. For more info please visit IAMCASME.COM & CASMECARES.ORG


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