Gabriella Sarmiento Wilson (born June 27, 1997), known professionally as H.E.R. (pronounced "her", an initialism for "Having Everything Revealed"), is an American R&B singer. After initial music appearances and singles under her real name, Wilson re-emerged in 2016 as H.E.R., releasing her debut EP H.E.R. Volume 1 under RCA, followed by four subsequent EPs. Her first compilation album H.E.R. (2017), consisting of tracks from her first two EPs plus six additional songs, was nominated for five Grammy Awards, winning Best R&B Performance and Best R&B Album. H.E.R. H.E.R. in 2019 H.E.R. in 2019 Background information Birth name Gabriella Sarmiento Wilson Also known as Gabi Wilson Born June 27, 1997 (age 24) Vallejo, California, U.S. Genres R&B Occupation(s) Singersongwriter Years active 2007–present Labels RCAMBK Associated acts CardiakDJ CamperD'MileJeff GitelmanRodney Jerkins Website her-official.com Her second compilation album, I Used to Know Her, was nominated for five Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year and Song of the Year for "Hard Place". In 2021, she was awarded the Grammy Award for Song of the Year for "I Can't Breathe", and the Academy Award for Best Original Song for "Fight for You" from the film Judas and the Black Messiah (2021). Her debut full-length album Back of My Mind was released in June 2021.
June 27, 1997