Peter Mitchell aka Silky Smooth was born and raised in the beautiful parish of Clarendon. His singing career started as a youth in Kingston where he received his schooling and got his first major exposure in the music arena. He is a versatile Jamaican reggae artiste who has spent over a decade in the business honing his craft, and making a great contribution to conscious music. Silky Smooth is a true artiste one who writes and sings the kind of songs that brings a positive vibration. Silky can warm your heart with the best of love songs, cultural or spiritual. This artiste is a keeper, one that should definitely make your play list.
His quiet demeanor has always seem to gain him positive energies from anyone who he comes in contact with. His good mannerism was not the only thing he had going for him as a young man growing up in the capital; his talent was no stroke of luck, it was a gift from the Almighty, and so each time he enters the stage weather at his school functions or rubbing heads with musical giants, he was always cheered with much applaud.
Smooth understood the challenges in the industry, but that has never deterred him. He may have had some setbacks in his career, but it has never once cast a shadow on his dream as a true reggae artiste. As a self starter, who is confident in his gift, he has entered many competitions and has won many. In 2011, he won the Tropics View Hotel Open Mic competition, and that has opened up may doors for him as a performer in some of Jamaica's popular hotels.
Smooth has covered a few of his his favourite songs such as Bless me by Garnet Silk, and All I wanna do is make love to your by Hailstorm. He has shared stage with reggae Moguls such as Bounty Killa, Everton Blender, Tony Rebel, Ifrika to name a few. Smooth stated that Jamaica's late, renown Bagga Brown was his mentor. Check out his original songs, Peace and love and Don't give up.