Leila Capri Biography
Multi-talented is synonymous with Leila Capri, a Miami native, and the next big thing to step on the music scene. This extraordinary versatile songstress is a classically trained artist, with wicked dance moves, a killer voice, stunning beauty and brains to boot. Singing since the tender age of 5 she has honed her skills to become the energetic and innovative artist that she is today.
Growing up Leila had years of schooling in the fine arts, while polishing her vocal talent in the church. “Ever since I was a little girl my father told me I was going to be a star. He said that after my 5-year-old rendition of “I will always love you” by Whitney Houston.”
Growing up in Miami to Bahamian and American parents, Leila’s music is influenced by gospel, R&B, pop, rock, hip-hop and Caribbean music. Just like the melting pot that is Miami, Leila Capri’s music is distinct, and refreshing.
A mogul in the making, she is one of the founders of Blaq Kanvas Entertainment, soon to be the number one entertainment company in the Southeast. She is a familiar face in South Florida nightclubs and on South Florida’s WEDR 99 Jamz, first for her 70’s reminisced electro-pop single “Wonderwoman.” Now she is burning up the airways with her new single “Fantasy” produced by the industry’s new golden-boy Drew Money (Little Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Flo-rida).
Everything from head turning face and body art to her fierce vocals, Leila Capri has a personality and drive that is indicative of the Next Diva to take the world by storm. A true renaissance woman, Leila Capri can deliver a dance track, a ballad, pop track, and even spit a hot 16 on a hip hop track.
As a songwriter she pen’s all of her songs and has also built a portfolio of songs for artists that is only a small sign of what to expect from this artist. She possesses a rare mixture of raw talent, elegant beauty and business savvy that makes her truly unique. Sure to be a trendsetter in the industry Leila Capri is an artist to be watched.