Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Natalie Augusta Smith has been singing, writing poetry, and playing music since grade school. She graduated from Berklee College of Music where she studied songwriting, production, piano, guitar, and voice. After returning to San Francisco, the city that provides her with the infinite inspiration, where she continues to hone her craft as a songwriter by doing work as session vocalist and co-writer, as well as continuing to write material for her own project. She performed with major artists, such as Ben Folds, Boys II Men, and Lily Elise, while also showcasing her own material at local singer-songwriter nights.