Bianca Miquela Landrau (born August 16, 1991) popularly known as BIA, is am award winning American rapper, singer and model. She came to prominence on the Oxygen reality TV show Sisterhood of Hiphop. She is also known for featuring in songs by J Balvin on ‘Safari’ and Russ ‘Best on Earth’.
|Birth Name:||Bianca Miquela Landrau|
|Also Known As:||Perico Princess|
|Birth Date:||August 16, 1991|
|Birth Place:||Medford Massachusetts, United States|
|Height:||5 feet 6 in|
|Record Labels:||Rca Records, Epic Records|
|Net Worth:||$1 million|
BIA was born on Augustb16, 1991 in Medford Massachusetts, United States.
She is of mixed ethnicity, Afro Puerto Rican and Italian descent.
She went to college briefly before she dropped out to focus on her music career.
BIA was first discovered through YouTube by rapper Fam-Lay before he was introduced by Pharell. She featured on the Oxygen reality television show, Sisterhood of Hip Hop.
She got signed to Pharell”s I Am Other record label in partnership with Rca records in 2014.
She got featured in songs by J Balvin on ‘Safari’ and Russ ‘Best on Earth’ in 2016. She also released her singles, Whip it and Gucci Comin Home, in th same year which was followed by the release of the songs, Badside and Fungshway in 2017.
She came through with her first EP, Nice Girls Finish Last: Cuidada in 2018. She signed a new record deal with Epic records which she released her second EP, For Certain, on December 11, 2020 under the Epic records imprint.
She has worked with the likes of Usher, T.I, Jennifer Hudson, Lil Durk and so on.
Awards & Nominations
BIA won the Artist of the Year and Hip Hop Artist of the year at Boston Music Awards in 2020. She was nominated for Favorite Urban Song at the Latin American Music Awards in 2017.
BIA has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Social Media Handle
- Instagram: @bia