"Pristine production, pro musicianship and overall consistency make an impression here."
-Music Connection Magazine
"[Sharif] could sing the phone book and it would sound awesome." -Shane Adams, Berklee College of Music
"A silky voice, cheerful melodies, creative musicianship, and steadfast songwriting make Kisses and Lies a well-rounded, enduring record from beginning to end." -All Access Magazine
"[Kisses and Lies is] an often moving, overwhelmingly pleasing, well-constructed album."
-Vintage Guitar Magazine "Heads-up to romantic pop lovers!" -Pasadena Weekly
"My clothes seemed to just fall off while listening to Sharif's new record, Kisses and Lies."
-DC101 DJ Bailey
"Sharif has honed his skills as an emotive performer that sheds all inhibitions with the vulnerable and excellent slice of pop." -Gobbler's Knob
"Sharif unleashes his soul in his latest album." -Celebrity Cafe
"Sharif’s material is as bittersweet in tone as his crafted vocals, infusing bright, poppy guitar riffs and drum lines into irresistible, confident pop music." -Indie-Music.com
"I can't believe you read all my press quotes. You rock!" -Sharif