Ruby is a vocalist, songwriter and DJ hailing from Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Her soulful yet distinctive voice has enabled her to front numerous projects; perhaps best known as lead vocalist of the critically acclaimed Submotion Orchestra, since 2009.
She also toured as lead vocalist for Bonobo’s live band, for Nubiyan Twist, and with hugely successful 1940’s-esque vocal trio, The Sugar Sisters. There have also been features for dance outfits such as GLXY & Franky Wah, additionally to writing & recording for the likes of Krept & Konan, Alfa Mist, Roska, Hemai, Barney Artist and XOA, to name just a few.
After signing to First Word Records, Ruby has recently released her debut solo EP ‘Sincerely’. Comprised of five tracks, Sincerely is firmly based in the realms of hip hop soul and neo soul sonically and has an unashamedly ’90s R&B vibe throughout.
Throughout the EP, Ruby’s story tells tales of motherhood, relationships, commitment, independence and inspirations.