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The State Hornet

The student news site of Sacramento State University

The State Hornet

Student news without fear or favor

STINGER SOUND SESSIONS: Jakhari Smith inspires confidence with uplifting lyrics and undeniable flow

Rapper’s reflective anthems shed light on personal growth

Jakhari Smith delivers messages of self-reflection and personal growth in the newsroom for The State Hornet’s newest Stinger Sound Session.

Smith performs songs from his latest album “Reflection:, Vol.2” before wrapping up his set with a hit from his past.

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Turn him up and let yourself become inspired by songs like “Another Level” and “Get Up.” Or take a moment to meditate on your past and future selves with songs like “Backseat” and “Fly Me To The Moon.”

Fans can see Smith live on campus Wednesday, Sep. 13 at UNIQUE’s Wednesday Nooner at Serna Plaza outside the University Union. He also has a show Saturday, Sep. 16 at Mahogany and Rose.

Follow Jakhari on Instagram at @jakharismith and Spotify to stay up-to-date with new music and shows. You can also support him on Bandcamp here.

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Cristian Gonzalez, Multimedia Editor
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Cristian Gonzalez is the multimedia editor for The State Hornet. He is a political science and journalism major and has collected AAs in hospitality management, math, and physical sciences on his way to Sac State. He is interested in incorporating his love for local music, art and food into his work.
 
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