Bulgarian-born contemporary performing artist and songwriter, LIYA is currently based in Boston, where she is completing her education at Berklee College of Music. Surrounded by a musical family, LIYA began her career early on and fostered her talents extensively while harnessing the attitudes of great musicians, such as Whitney Houston, Freddie Mercury, and Michael Jackson and furthermore looking up to modern day superstars like Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and Jessie J. Appearing on multiple media outlets in both Bulgaria and Boston, such as Bulgarian National Television, Boston Free Radio, and DARIK radio, LIYA has made it a point to be seen and heard, making her captivating stage presence, quirky personality and powerful vocals for a must-see spectacle. She released her first song “Superpower” in 2017 and followed it with her debut EP “Past Lives” in 2018. Recently releasing her latest single “ART” as a gift to her boyfriend for their six-year anniversary, LIYA is proving her power through her music, saying: “I want to connect with people and make them feel’ share their happiness, as well as their struggles.” Expect even more music from the young pop artist in 2019.
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