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Band/Artist Name: Used to be Colie Williams, now Colie Aziza
Story: Colie Aziza is a singer/songwriter who fuses her jazz and soul influenced style to create songs that lift and speak to your heart. She and her band Soul For A New Day have performed throughout the DC area including her 7 year residency at Jo-Jo's Restaurant on U Street.
Her debut CD Light Up The Darkness released to excellent reviews both nationally and internationally in March 2011. In March 2014 she performed a sold out concert at Blues Alley in Washington DC. Colie's single and video"Natural" highlight the message in her music.
Colie is also an accomplished actress who has performed on film and stage including a national tour with The Kennedy Center. In 2014 she appeared in Live Garra Theatre's production of Ain't Misbehavin at The Black Box Theatre in Silver Spring, and she is a performing member of Khadijah Ali Coleman's Liberated Muse Arts Group.
In addition to working with her band,Colie is currently working with Deep Water Jazz Band as well as The Charles Rahmat Group.
Her long awaited children's book Corey's Dreams is currently available on Amazon. You can learn more about her book here on Facebook on the Corey's Dreams page.
Colie sees her work in the arts as a vehicle in which she can share with, inform, and uplift the human spirit.
What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : Bronx, NY
Facebook URL: http://www.facebook.com/colieaziza
Spotify Link: https://open.spotify.com/artist/7ulIF8x6tebqckM5A0cmr5
Main Genre: Jazz
Other Genres: Soul