Shayla K is a passionate and soulful singer-songwriter whose artistry in sound moves seamlessly between country, pop, rock, and R & B. Her fiery spirit and personality resonate through her music resulting in memorable, catchy, inspiring, honest, and a universal body of work.
Born in Des Moines, Iowa, Shayla began writing poetry at the young age of six. By eight, her mother recognized her extraordinary talent and love of music and encouraged her to record her first song in the studio. With this experience, Shayla’s passion and love for songwriting took flight. By age 19, she relocated to Atlanta in Georgia to seriously pursue her career as an actor and songwriter.
Through years of experience and skill, Shayla’s has gained a deep understanding of the components needed to make trendy and commercial music that sells. Her music is filled with melodic twists and turns and charismatichooks and can be described as a blend of Taylor Swift, Katy Perry and Rhianna. There’s no genre of music for which Shayla cannot write. Every producer’s dream songwriter, Shayla has workworked on projects with renowned producers like Teddy Riley, Brian M Cox, K fam and Dallas Austin. Through her lyrics, she is able to breath soul into any music, transcending words into beautiful song.
Shayla K.’s talents also include developing film projects, film producing, directing and editing. Her work includesThe Little Chatters Show, which features three pre-teen girls as hosts of the show. This show, along with other works by Shayla K., offers a platform for new up and coming artists to apply their talents and gain recognition. The Little Chatters Show has been viewed and received comments by artists, such as rapper, singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality (Love and Hip Hop), Cardi B, along with rapper, songwriter and television personality (Love and Hip Hop), Safaree Samuels. This show, created, produced, directed, and edited by Shayla K. was also recognized by actress Storm Reid of A Wrinkle In Time (Disney Studios),Euphoria (HBO), and Don’t Let Go (Blumhouse Productions) fame, along with other works.
The ultimate professional, Shayla is always seeking placement and opportunities to apply her gift. She approaches every new musical project with commitment and dedication, striving to make every one of her song a potential radio hit record. Currently, she is working on a variety of new projects, including promoting her new hit single,“Acting Like Fools.” While Shalya K. has many projects and works that feature other artists, the release of this song is being highly anticipated as the first title performed by the artist.
Shayla K’s music can be found on Soundcloud and Facebook. Feel free to contact Shayla via email @Shaysmuzic@yahoo.com.