Yaniza is a pop singer-songwriter born and raised in New York City. She has performed at Rockwood Music Hall, Pianos, The Bowery Electric, Sidewalk Open Stage, B.B. King, The Delancey and more. Yaniza also regularly jams at The Bitter End in NYC, where she earned the title of Artist of the Month in October 2017.
Yaniza's most recent release is her original album, "Secrets" (2016), which she worked on with producers, Gian Stone, Ben Rice, and Harper James of Eighty Ninety. Her EP, "Sticks & Stones" was released in 2014 with a similar team.
Yaniza loves to make acoustic, laid back versions of pop songs, which she uploads to YouTube. Since opening her main YouTube channel in 2011, Yaniza has gained thousands of subscribers and over 500,000 views.
Yaniza graduated from Ithaca College in 2014 with a degree in Psychology, where she was a part of one of IC's acapella groups, Pitch, Please, as well as other musician clubs. While pursuing her solo career, she has worked as a teacher, a vocalist for kids' music classes, a back up singer for reggae artist, K'reema, and performed as Moana with Disney cover band, The Little Mermen. Yaniza also started a wedding duo, Lavender Rose, with her friend, Stephanie. Yaniza continues to work hard and share her catchy, feel-good tunes with the world.
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