Solana Imani Rowe, popularly known by her stage name SZA is an award-winning singer, songwriter and rapper. Her genre can be described as alternative R&B, with elements of soul, hip hop, cloud rap, witch house, and chillwave.
SZA can blend different kinds of music genres, thus producing a super fine record. She also takes great pride in collaborating with other renowned artists in the United States. Her excellence has seen her bag numerous awards and gain global recognition.
SZA profile summary
- SZA real name: Solana Imani Rowe
- Date of birth: 8th November 1990
- Place of birth: St Louis, Missouri, USA
- Age: 30 years (as of 2020)
- Nationality: American
- SZA ethnicity: African- American
- Profession: Singer, songwriter, rapper
The singer was born on 8th November 1990. Her real name is Solana Imani Rowe. Where is SZA originally from? The singer is originally from St Louis, Missouri but grew up in Maplewood, New Jersey.
She was born and raised by a Muslim father and a Christian mother. What is SZA race? SZA background traces back to her African American parents. Her dad was an executive producer at CNN while her mother was an executive at AT&T.
Solana has not publicly revealed the names of her parents. She has two older siblings, a half-sister known as Tiffany Daniels and brother known as Daniel who is a rapper. She studied at Muslim Preparatory School and later joined Columbia High School.
During her 7th grade, Solana was subjected to bullying after the 11th September attacks. As a result, she stopped wearing the hijab. She attended three different colleges after high school before settling at Delaware State University for a course in Marine Biology.
She kick-started her career in 2011 after joining Top Dawg Entertainment during the CMJ New Music Report. In 2013, TDE president, Terrence Henderson signed her as the label's first female artist.
On 29th October, Rowe self-released her debut EP, and this marked the beginning of her life long career in the industry. Since then, she has been releasing hits after hits. Here is the breakdown of her music:
- Hit Different
- All The Stars
- Broken Clocks
- The Weekend
- Love Galore
- The Other Side
- Power is Power
- Drew Barrymore
- Normal Girl
- Doves in The Wind
- 20 Something
- Go, Giana
- Pretty Little Birds
- Childs Play
- What Lovers Do
- Warm Winds
- Teen Spirit
- SZA-All The Stars
- Sweet November
- Inside Man
- Time Travel Undone
- Dream Christmas
- 2014 - Feeling Myself by Nicki Minaj
- 2015 - Ok/Alright by Travis Scott
- 2016 - Consideration by Rihanna
- 2017 - What Lovers Do by Maroon 5
- 2020 - The Other Side by Justin Timberlake
- 2020 - Trolls 2 Mary Hits Mashup
- 2020 - Just Sing
The singer is a private person. Her relationship status is one of the things she has kept to herself. Therefore, it is not known whether she has a boyfriend or not.
SZA is a super-talented rapper who did not let her childhood upbringing and experiences determine who she is now. She applied hard work and determination in becoming one of the best rappers in the country and across the globe.
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