Sevyn Streeter

Sevyn Streeter

"Music is emotional. Your job is to make people feel something. The best way to do that is to sing and speak from something they've personally been through. That's where I write from," Amber ‘Sevyn' Streeter says.

The 26-year-old has already lent her pen to tracks for an elite roster of R&B players including Chris Brown, Brandy, Kelly Rowland, Alicia Keys and Estelle.

But today, she is perched atop a control board at Hollywood's famed Record Plant Studios previewing tracks from her as-yet-untitled Atlantic Records debut.

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