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Isabela Cristina Correia de Lima Lima (born September 3, 1990),[3][1] known by her stage name IZA, is a Brazilian singer, songwriter and dancer, who rose to fame recording cover songs of artists such as Beyoncé, Rihanna, and Sam Smith on her self-titled YouTube channel. She has also featured her songs on Spotify and SoundCloud.[4][5] In May 2016 she signed a contract with Warner Music Brasil.[6] Her debut album, Dona de Mim, was released in 2018 and was nominated for a Latin Grammy Award for Best Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop Album.[7]

IZA
IZA em 2019.jpg
IZA in 2019
Born
Isabela Cristina Correia de Lima Lima[1]

(1990-09-03) September 3, 1990 (age 28)
Occupation
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • dancer
Years active2016–present
Spouse(s)
Sérgio Santos (m. 2018)
Musical career
Genres
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • piano
LabelsWarner Music Brasil[2]
Associated acts

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Early lifeEdit

Iza was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. At the age of six, her family moved to Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, where she began singing and performing at family parties and church events. After moving back to Rio de Janeiro at the age of eighteen, she got a degree in advertising from Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro and then she started her YouTube channel shortly thereafter.[8]

CareerEdit

At the end of 2017, she was the main attraction of Pré-Reveillon POPline.[9] On February 3, 2018, she participated in the Planeta Atlântida festival.[10]

Personal lifeEdit

In 2016, Iza began dating Brazilian music producer Sérgio Santos. She married him on December 16, 2018 in the Nossa Senhora da Glória do Outeiro Church, in Rio de Janeiro.[11]

DiscographyEdit

Studio albumsEdit

Title Details
Dona de Mim

SinglesEdit

Title Year Peak chart positions Album
BRA
[12]
[13]
"Quem Sabe Sou Eu" 2016 Non-album singles
"Te Pegar" 2017
"Vim Pra Ficar"
"Esse Brilho É Meu"
"Pesadão"
(Featuring Marcelo Falcão)[14]
41 Dona de Mim
"Ginga"
(Featuring Rincon Sapiência)
2018 62
"Dona de Mim" 69
"—" denotes a single that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Note
2016 Nada Será Como Antes Cameo[15] Episode: "October 4"
2017–19 TVZ Guest TV host Episode: "16 de outubro"
Episode: "30 de maio"
Episode: "18 de abril"
2018 Vai Que Cola Teriza Sampaio Episode: "A Prima de Terezinha"
2018 Popstar Special judy Episode: "September 30"
2018–present Música Boa Ao Vivo TV host
2019–presente SóTocaTop TV host[16]
2019 Mulheres Fantásticas Narrator[17]
2019–present The Voice Brasil Technical jury[18]

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Note
2019 The Lion King Nala (voice) Brazilian Portuguese Dub

Awards & NominationsEdit

Year Award Category Result
2017 Prêmio Multishow Fiat Argo Experimente Nominated
Meus Prêmios Nick Musical Revelation Nominated
Women's Music Event Awards Revelation Won
BreakTudo Awards Revelation Nominated[19]
2018 Latin Grammy Awards Best Portuguese Language Contemporary Pop Album Nominated[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Página 57 da Cidade do Diário Oficial do Estado de São Paulo (DOSP) de 3 de Maio de 2018". Jusbrasil Diários (in Portuguese). May 3, 2018. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  2. ^ "Dona de voz poderosa, a cantora Iza é novo nome do pop nacional". Vip. Retrieved 2016-01-18.
  3. ^ "TAG: 50 Fatos Sobre Iza / Prezinha de Boa / Música Multishow". YouTube (in Portuguese). June 28, 2018. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  4. ^ "SETE VERSOS DE 'PESADÃO', DA IZA COM MARCELO FALCÃO, PRA TER A LEGENDA MAIS EMPODERADA DE TODO O INSTA". Topsify. Retrieved 2016-01-18.
  5. ^ "Artistas da Warner Music". Warner. Retrieved 2016-01-18.
  6. ^ "IZA CONHEÇA A HISTÓRIA DO NOVO TALENTO WARNER". Warner Music. Retrieved 2016-01-18.
  7. ^ a b "19th Latin Grammy Awards Nominations" (PDF). latingrammy.com. September 21, 2018.
  8. ^ "Iza celebra sucesso e projeta 2018 com lançamento de álbum: 'Estou fazendo tudo com calma'". G1. Retrieved 2016-01-18.
  9. ^ "Pré-Reveillon POPline com IZA: Saiba tudo sobre a nossa festa de final de ano!". POPline. Retrieved 2016-01-18.
  10. ^ "Planeta Atlântida 2018 divulga programação completa; confira". Correio. Retrieved 2016-01-18.
  11. ^ "Warner Music Brasil - Notícias - IZA | CONHEÇA A HISTÓRIA DO NOVO TALENTO WARNER". www.warnermusic.com.br. Retrieved 2017-10-20.
  12. ^ Desempenho de canções:
  13. ^ "Furacão IZA passa pelo Planeta Atlântida". Diario. Retrieved 2016-01-18.
  14. ^ "Iza quebra tudo ao lado de Marcelo Falcão, de O Rappa, no clipe de 'Pesadão'; veja aqui - Música - MULTISHOW". MULTISHOW (in Portuguese).
  15. ^ 'Cantora Iza rouba a cena com participação especial em 'Nada Será Como Antes'
  16. ^ Gshow (18 February 2019). "IZA, Toni Garrido, Wesley Safadão e Lucy Alves comandam nova temporada do 'SóTocaTop'". Gshow. Retrieved 18 February 2019.
  17. ^ Flávio Ricco (6 March 019). ""Fantástico" vai estrear série que mistura linguagem documental e animação". UOL. Retrieved 6 March 2019.
  18. ^ Gois, Ancelmo. "Saiba quem entra e quem sai no time de técnicos do 'The Voice Brasil'". Ancelmo - O Globo (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2019-05-29.
  19. ^ "BreakTudo Awards 2017 tem lista de indicados divulgada". Central Brasil (in Portuguese). Retrieved 14 December 2016.

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