artist
SZA
Connections
763
Wins
0
Nominations
9

"I just make music however I feel and pray that it connects, and if it does, I’m super thankful. I think genres are more for other people, not for yourself."

  • Born Solána Rowe on Nov. 8, 1990, in St. Louis, Missouri
     
  • SZA's debut studio album, Ctrl, debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard 200, and spawned two platinum singles:  "Love Galore" and "The Weekend."
     
  • SZA earned her first career nominations at the 60th GRAMMY Awards for Best New Artist, Best Urban Contemporary Album (Ctrl), Best R&B Song ("Supermodel"), Best Rap/Sung Performance ("Love Galore") and Best R&B Performance ("The Weekend").
     
  • SZA has participated in several editions of the GRAMMY U SoundChecks event series, during which student members of the Recording Academy's college outreach program were able to attend an intimate Q&A session with the singer prior to several of his tour stops around the U.S.
     
  • Did you know? SZA has stated that actress Drew Barrymore's films helped "shape me." She has cited her favorite Barrymore films as Never Been Kissed and Poison Ivy.

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