Playing to sell-out arenas and global audiences, professional drummer Cherisse Osei celebrates 16 years of international touring. Working with industry legends and innovative artists including Paloma Faith, Bryan Ferry, MIKA and currently touring worldwide with Simple Minds and Kelly Jones. In 2018 she won first place in the best Live Session Drummer category in Rhythm Magazines and Music Radars polls.
Cherisse was given her first drums at the age of five “ a pink Mickey Mouse kit from her uncle. By 12 she was performing in bands, and by 17 she was signed to Polydor records.