Zhavia Ward

Carisa Zhavia Ward (born March 6, 2001) is an American singer and songwriter from Norwalk, California. Her mother Bobbi Jo Black was the singer of the metal band Xenoterra.[citation needed] She rose to fame after competing in singing reality television show The Four: Battle for Stardom, which premiered on Fox on January 4, 2018, where she was one of four finalists.[2] In May 2018, Ward signed a deal with Columbia Records,[3] and was featured on Diplo and Lil Pump's single "Welcome to the Party".[4] She started her first tour on March 6, 2019.[5] In 2019, she performed a cover of "A Whole New World" with Zayn Malik for the Aladdin soundtrack.[6]

Zhavia Ward
ZhaviaWard Seattle 17Nov2019.jpg
Background information
Birth nameCarisa Zhavia Ward
Also known asZhavia
Born (2001-03-06) March 6, 2001 (age 20)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
GenresR&B[1]
Occupation(s)
  • Singer
  • songwriter
Years active2018–present
LabelsColumbia
Associated acts
Websitewww.columbia.co.uk/artist/301/zhavia-ward/

DiscographyEdit

Extended playsEdit

List of extended plays, with selected details and chart positions
Title Details
17[7]

SinglesEdit

As a lead artistEdit

Title Year Peak chart positions Album
US
Rhy

"Candlelight"[8]
(solo or featuring Jeremih)
2018 40[9] 17
"Deep Down"[10]
"100 Ways"[11]
"17"[12] 2019
"Waiting" 2020 TBA

As a featured artistEdit

List of singles as featured artist, with selected chart positions
Title Year Peak chart positions Album
US
[13]
US
R&B/HH

[14]
AUS
[15]
CAN
[16]
CZH
[17]
FRA
[18]
NZ
Heat.

[19]
SCO
[20]
"Welcome to the Party"
(Diplo, French Montana and Lil Pump featuring Zhavia Ward)
2018 78 54 87 55 36 146 8 93 Deadpool 2
"My Baby"
(Lil Skies featuring Zhavia Ward)
2021 - - - - - - - - Unbothered

Promotional singlesEdit

Title Year Peak chart positions Album
US
Bub.

[21]
AUS
[22]
IRE
[23]
NZ
Hot

[24]
SWE
[25]
UK
[26]
"Unforgettable"
(The Four Performance)
2018 Non-album single
"Killing Me Softly with His Song"
(The Four Performance)
"Say Something"
(The Four Performance)
"Man Down"
(The Four Performance)
"A Whole New World"[27]
(with Zayn)
2019 17 73 64
[28]
8 [A] 68 Aladdin (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

FilmographyEdit

Television roles
Year Title Role Note
2018 The Four: Battle for Stardom Herself Season 1 finalist

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2018 Talent Recap Fan Choice Awards Breakout Talent Show Star The Four: Battle For Stardom Nominated
2019 Teen Choice Awards Choice Song From A Movie A Whole New World Won

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "A Whole New World" did not enter the Swedish Singellista Chart, but peaked at number 11 on the Swedish Heatseeker Chart.[29]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Andy Kellman. Zhavia Ward at AllMusic. Retrieved June 27, 2019.
  2. ^ Halperin, Shirley (17 May 2018). "Columbia Records Signs 'The Four' Finalist".
  3. ^ "'The Four' Star Zhavia Signs Million Dollar Deal with Columbia Records". 17 May 2018.
  4. ^ "diplo , French Montana , & Zhavia Ward Release "Welcome to the Party" Music Video". 21 May 2018.
  5. ^ "How YOU Can Party With Zhavia On Her 18th Birthday & See Her on Tour!". 18 December 2018.
  6. ^ Watkins, Gwynne (May 9, 2019). "Disney fans are swooning over Zayn's 'A Whole New World' video — and his resemblance to Aladdin". Yahoo Finance.
  7. ^ "17 by Zhavia Ward - Spotify". Spotify. Retrieved July 11, 2019.
  8. ^ "Candlelight - Single by Zhavia Ward (iTunes)". Apple Music. July 29, 2018.
  9. ^ https://www.billboard.com/biz/search/charts?f0=ss_chart_search_title%3A%22Candlelight%22&f1=ts_chart_artistname%3AZhavia%20Ward%20Featuring%20Jeremih&refine=1
  10. ^ Deep Down - Single by Zhavia Ward, 2018-08-30, retrieved 2018-08-30
  11. ^ 100 Ways - Single by Zhavia Ward, 2018-12-12, retrieved 2018-12-12
  12. ^ "'17' out 5/31". May 27, 2019. Retrieved May 28, 2019 – via Twitter.
  13. ^ Peaks in the United States:
  14. ^ Peaks in the United States:
  15. ^ Peaks in Australia:
  16. ^ Peaks in Canada:
  17. ^ "ČNS IFPI". hitparada.ifpicr.cz.
  18. ^ "lescharts.com - Discographie Zhavia Ward". lescharts.com.
  19. ^ Peaks on the NZ Heatseeker Singles Chart:
  20. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100 | Official Charts Company". www.officialcharts.com.
  21. ^ "Zhavia Ward Chart History: Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles". Billboard. Retrieved November 7, 2017.
  22. ^ "ARIA Chart Watch #526". auspOp. June 1, 2019. Retrieved June 1, 2019.
  23. ^ "IRMA – Irish Charts". Irish Recorded Music Association. Retrieved June 1, 2019.
  24. ^ "NZ Hot Singles Chart". Recorded Music NZ. 10 December 2018. Retrieved 7 December 2018.
  25. ^ "ZAYN & ZHAVIA WARD | full Official Chart History | Official Charts Company". www.officialcharts.com.
  26. ^ "ZAYN & ZHAVIA WARD Chart History: UK Official Charts". Official Charts. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  27. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/aladdin-original-motion-picture-soundtrack/1462702452?
  28. ^ "IRMA – Irish Charts". Irish Recorded Music Association. Retrieved 18 May 2019.
  29. ^ "Veckolista Heatseeker, vecka 20". Sverigetopplistan. Retrieved 17 May 2019.