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Iwapele
Galactic Soul
Galactic Soul
Prelude To a Kiss
Sweet Kiss
Life Windows
Move (Mark de Clive Lowe Remix)
Still in Love
Bristlecone Pine
Iwapele
Prelude To A Kiss
Sweet Kiss
Life Windows
Move (Mark de Clive Lowe Remix)
Still In Love

BALTIMORE STAND STRONG

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NAVASHA DAYA AT THE HOWARD THEATER SINGING "UMHOME" LIVE!
Check out Navasha's article in the Baltimore Sun Baltimore Sun link
DISCOGRAPHY

Solo Album
• Rebirthed Above Ground EP (2012)

Albums as lead vocalist of Fertile Ground:
• Field Songs (1998)
• Spiritual War (2000)
• Perception (2001)
• Seasons Change (2002)
• Fertile Ground Remixed (2003)
• Field Songs Revisited (2004)
• Black Is (2004)

Albums featured on:
• DESTINY - Shuya Okino
• JAPAN - Hajime Yoshizawa
• United Legends -  Shuya Okino
• The Upaya E.P. - Don Ray
• Another Beginning - Anan Ryoko
• Insight - Dave Borsu
• Electro Jazz Divas vol. 2 - Wagram Records
• Simply Good Music Vol. 2 - Giant Step
Records
• Nu Afro  - Wagram Records
• King Britt presents Jazzmental – Slip ‘n’ Slide Records
• Beyond the Rains - The Mitchell & Dewberry Band
• Music & Movement - Climate Records

• Pure Braziliance - Faze Action
ACCOLADES
from Navasha Daya's debut solo EP "Rebirthed Above Ground" released in 2012; written and produced by Navasha Daya.

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from Navasha Daya's debut solo EP "Rebirthed Above Ground" released in 2012; written and produced by Navasha Daya.

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from Navasha Daya's debut solo EP "Rebirthed Above Ground" released in 2012; written and produced by Navasha Daya.

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from Navasha Daya's debut solo EP "Rebirthed Above Ground" released in 2012; written and produced by Navasha Daya.

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from Navasha Daya's debut solo EP "Rebirthed Above Ground" released in 2012; written and produced by Navasha Daya.

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from the album David Borsu's album  "Insight", "Move" - features the voice of Navasha Daya released 2006.

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Remake of an old Rose Royce classic, produced by Shuya Okino featuring the voice of Navasha Daya from the album "Destiny" released in 2011.

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Bristlecone Pine
Written by Navasha Daya, performed by Fertile Ground featuring Navasha Daya on the album entitled "Black Is...".

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Navasha Daya, pronounced, nah VAH shah DAY-ya)


Called an “Astral Soul Goddess” by the prestigious UK publication Mojo Magazine, Navasha Daya is an exceptionally gifted and seasoned singer, songwriter, producer, musician, performing arts curator, certified holistic wellness practitioner, and spiritual and cultural arts activist who from childhood was inspired and encouraged to use her voice and talents to uplift others and inspire change. Grammy - Award winning songstress, India.Arie, described Navasha’s voice as “the true definition of soulful.” Internationally recognized as a breath-taking performer, Navasha was nominated for female vocalist of the year for the Soultracks Reader's Choice Awards and has charted at #2 on both Japan's jazz and dance iTunes charts numerous times (usually second to Lady Gaga); she has also received international acclaim from her debut solo release “Rebirthed Above Ground ‘ – a genre – busting powerhouse of originality and soul-stirring lyrics. Prior to her solo release, Navasha served as lead vocalist, songwriter and co-founder of the highly acclaimed Baltimore based soul/jazz band, Fertile Ground and has been dubbed a mother of the indie-soul movement.

As a performing artist, Navasha has performed all over the globe and has shared the stage with a bevy of artists such as Hugh Masekela, Angelique Kidjo, India.Arie, Erykah Badu, Run DMC, Zap Mama, Rachelle Farrell, Common, Jill Scott, Joan Baez, Cassandra Wilson, Earl Klugh, Michael Franti of Spearhead and Roberta Flack. As a songwriter, Navasha Daya’s compositions have been remixed by some of the world’s top DJs and producers. In addition to her solo career as an indie-soul artist, Navasha toured for the past 2 years as a guest artist, singing with the Grammy Award winning a capella group “Sweet Honey In The Rock”. As an arts educator and cultural arts activist Navasha has taught voice and music to elementary, middle, high school age children and youth for over 17 years, integrating character development, multiculturalism, and musicianship skills in her classes. Steadfast in her dedication to serving the community, she along with educator/musician/organizer Fanon Hill and 2 youth mentees co-founded the Baltimore City Youth Resiliency Institute (BCYRI), now the Youth Resiliency Institute (YRI) with the method of utilizing art and culture to bring community healing and social change. On stage, Navasha embodies the indigenous feminine spirit and inspires women throughout the world. Continuing the musical legacy of her cousin the late great Gil Scott Heron, and embodying the influences of the likes of Phyllis Hyman, Lyn Collins, Mahalia Jackson, Miriam Makeba, Mavis Staples… her live show fuses her eclectic mix of Soul-Jazz – Funk and World Rhythms while pulling from her blues lineage.

Open your heart and soul to a sound experience like no other!

"Navasha's voice is the true definition of Soulful. I celebrate the return of one of the most spirit filled voices around" ~ India Arie 
NAVASHA DAYA AT THE HOWARD THEATER "TAKE ME HIGHER (REMIX)" LIVE!
WORLD PREMIERE: IWAPELE VIDEO
Greetings
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My Rebirth Above Ground process has been awesome and empowering! I salute my elders who have walked this journey before. I've enjoyed my time with you through the years, and look forward to aquiring new music "fam" on this next leg of my career! Please enjoy this offering from my dome, to my pen to the atmosphere.
 This is just the beginning,
there is much, much
more to come...
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Peace & Love,
Navasha Daya
hari bol!
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