· Without a record label, Darnaa is ranked #1 in New York and #4 in the nation as an “Indie Artist” on REVERBNATION and opening for internationally distinguished artists such as Chris Brown, Travie McCoy, DEV, Lil Debbie, Sky Blu (LMFAO) and many others.
· SXSW (Austin, TX): She will be hosting her own unofficial 3-day event, "Darnaa's Party & Friends," during SXSW from March 13th- March 15th at LOT323 (located on Colorado & 11th Ave). All three days, the "Darnaa's Party & Friends" venue will host day & night parties and include a line-up of over 49 different artists—both official and unofficial SXSW performers!
· "Cowgirl": The song will be pushed out across all the major Clear Channel radio stations next week, and executives are already projecting it will chart on the top 100 in the first few weeks (though we cannot guarantee this at this moment).
· NBA All Star Weekend (New Orleans, LA): She premiered her recently debuted single "Cowgirl" at her NBA All Star Weekend opening performance for Miguel & TI (February 15th, 2014). Pharell Williams and Janelle Monae headlined the weekend.
Rising indie-pop sensation, Darnaa, best known for hit singles such as “Runaway,” “Calling It Love,” “We All Sleep Alone,” and “The Moment,” is currently garnering praise for her explosively entertaining opening performances for renowned artists such as Travie McCoy, DEV, Lil Debbie, Miguel, TI and SkyBlu (LMFAO) just to name a few. NBA All Star Weekend headlined by Pharell Williams and Janelle Monae marked the kick-off of her national 16-city tour, as she opened for internationally acclaimed recording artist Miguel and electrified crowds with the premiere of her new single “Cowgirl!”
An instant YouTube sensation, this NYC resident first caught the attention of top industry execs and major media with successful releases of cover and music videos of iconic anthems such as R.E.M’s “Everybody Hurts” and "Not Ready to Make Nice” by The Dixie Chicks. Darnaa’s career has continued to take off following the success of her first single “Runaway,” co-produced by Wendell Hanes and Yohann for her debut album “The End of My Beginnings” earlier this year, which topped the charts at #1 in Internet Radio Spins for “Top 50 Indie Artists” and #2 in North Carolina on WRSV-FM.
In only a few months and without a record label, Darnaa has already acquired over 218,181 twitter followers, 225,000 YouTube video shares, ranked #1 in New York and #4 in the nation as an “Indie Artist” on REVERBNATION, performed alongside internationally distinguished artists such as Ke$ha, The Wanted, Jesse J, DEV and R Kelly just to name a few.
Inspired by her passion as an advocate for women & children’s rights, Darnaa’s music is a celebration of empowerment and encourages others to find their voice and the courage speak out against injustice in the fight to end global violence.