Dija Biography – Di’Ja is a Nigeria – Sierra Leonean singer that was birthed with the full name Hadiza Salma Blell , she is a singer , song writer, visual , artist and also gifted fashion designer . She got the name Di’ Ja from a conbination of Hadiza and Khadijah ,she manipulated the names and came out with her stage name Di’ Ja .
Dija was born on the 14th of august . She is a mixed race – Nigeria Sierra Leonian – her mother is said to come from the northern part of Nigeria while her father is from Sierra Leone/Lebanese and he was said to be a one time deputy minister of the country Sierra Leone . It is very obvious that Dija is a multiple -linguist because she speaks Hausa and Krio . Krio os a Sierra Leonian local dialet which she also speaks fluently .
The “Awww” singer who is currently signed to Marvin Record is notably a graduate with a double degree in Psycholagy and Biography which seems to be very wowing considering her age and physique .
Findings on Dija revealed that her musical career kicked started in year 2008 but she wasn’t noticed because she was not signed to any label as at then , her reign started when she got signed to Marvin Record by Don Jazzy . The Doro boss didn’t just sign her , he reconstructed and developed her talent , build her up and showcase her to the world and that was how her success story emerged . Her debut single was Yaro, and the song was massively endorsed and it also gained massive air play . She killed everything with the released of Awww! , the video was wow, i love the song so much and i can sit down and keep listening to it all day without doing any other thing and i won’t reel like i have wasted that day .
Di’Ja – Awww Music Video
Di’ Ja got her inspiration and influence from stars like Lauren Hill, Bob Marly, The Everly Brothers , Tracy Chapman Mia And Tupac Shakur .
Di’ Ja songs before joining Marvin Record include Dan’Iska (Rudebwoy) was released in the year 2013, Hold On ( Ba Damuwa) was released in 2013, How Can We Be Friends was released in 2012 .
Di’ Ja songs after joining Marvin Record (Featured ) include Looku Looku and Adaobi . This songs also feature Marvin Stars including Don Jazzy, Reekado Banks , Korede Bello , D’ Prince and suppose Marvin queen and mother of one, Tiwa Savage who savaged the song Looku Looku but she was not featured in Adaobi .
Di’ Ja Endorsement Deals
Di’ Ja inked an endorsement deal with Gobacom on the 1st of july 2015 .
Di’ Ja Awards And Nominations
Nominated for Best Urban/R&B Singles at the Canadian Radio Music Award 2009
Di ‘Ja won the Best New Artiste at the beat Music Award In London
Nominated for Most Promising Act to Watch Nigeria Entertainmnt Awards 2014
LISTEN TO Di’Ja IN MUSIC TITLED- YARO
Few Things You Didn’t Know About Di’ Ja
1. She has a double degree in Psychology and Biology
2. She was officially signed to Marvin Record in 2013 but presented in 2014
3. Her debut sinle is Yaro But many mistake it for Awwww!
4. She has lived in 4 countries that include United States , Canada ,Nigeria and Sierra Leone her father’s country .
5. Her father is half Sierra Leone and half Lebanese
6. Her real name is Hadiza Salma Blell
7. Her stage name Di’ Ja is a combination of Hadiza and Khadijah.
8. Her hobby is eating and painting
9. She is a fan of Lauren Hill, Bob Marly, The Everly Brothers , Tracy Chapman Mia And Tupac
10. She is also a fashion designer, visual star , song writer and recording artist .
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