Inspired by her cultural roots, recording artist, model, and designer Azia is a force to be reckoned with. Born Azia Toussaint in Queens, New York but raised in Brooklyn she gives you all sass determination and wit. A creative soul embracing all things art Azia is constantly on a road to stardom and letting nothing get in her way. Azia has performed at The National in Richmond Virginia, Sob’s in New York City, to The African American Music festival in Baltimore which is the largest cultural festival on the east coast to date. In the past Azia has opened up for acts like A Boogie and Juicy J. Still her grind continues.
Azia is the first born of her Haitian mother and Trinidadian father. Her roots in music began very early in life as she watched her father work from his home recording studio. This is where her passion for music developed. As a teenager she hosted parties and a cable access tv show called “Flex in Brooklyn”. During Azia's senior year at VSU Azia and her college friend formed a collaboration that birthed a clothing line as well as entertainment company.
Eventually Azia decided to branch out on her own and start her own solo career. She has worked as a model, designer, and recording artist. Her video credits include “Panda” from Desiigner, “change Your Mind” Trey Songz and “Pick it Up ” Famous Dex to name a few. Azia was also a featured model in Kanye West's "Yeezy Season" which was also "The Life Of Pablo” album release at Madison Square Garden. And when Nike decided to celebrate the caribbean culture with new retros Azia was brought into the room to help develop “Caribana Pack” which is now available. February 14, 2018 Azia released her debut EP “The Audacity” on all streaming platforms and things took on a life of its own. Four months after releasing her 1st solo project Azia solidified her spot as a main cast member of BET’s new show “The Hustle in Brooklyn” set to air this fall October 23rd.
Azia’s sound infuses her carribean roots with trap, hip hop beats that makes people move. Azia's sound, style and incredible beauty makes her the new triple threat. Her new EP is slated for release in the fall of 2018, alined with BET’s new Hit series “The Hustle in Brooklyn”.