SOLEIL DAKOTA is an accomplished professional songwriter with a strong background in R&B and pop music. Soleil’s extensive songwriting background includes songs
co-written for Diana Ross, Al Jarreau, Ray Charles, Tevin Campbell, Shanice, and others.
Soleil co-wrote many songs with Grammy and Emmy award-winning producer, drummer, songwriter extraordinaire NARADA MICHAEL WALDEN. (See Discography).
Diana Ross performed “Only Love Can Conquer All” for Nelson Mandela in South Africa. On Oprah she described this song as “the essence of my spirit.”
SOLEIL DAKOTA currently resides in the San Francisco Bay Area and now focuses her passion for music as a singer/songwriter ~ writing songs that will connect people to the heart of our humanity.
Soleil’s masterful compositions and dynamic voice resonate hope, inspiration, and remembrance of our deep connection as a part of the human family. A musical talent with an open heart, SOLEIL DAKOTA has the ability to express core messages through her song lyrics, music compositions, and her dynamic voice.
“I write songs…that I need to hear
Things I long to remember.
It’s like a collective cry…when I hear it…it’s all of us.”