Zakiya born and raise on the Northside of Houston, Tx on August 15, 1991. Growing up as a child she was very closed to her father Elgin Howard who passed while Zakiya was at a young age at 13, which motivated her to pursue her dreams and aspirations of becoming a star which he motivated her to be. Her mother Terri Adams, was no stranger to the music industry song writing for numerous big acts in the music industry at a young age. Zakiya was inherited that same gift becoming very instrumental in dance participating on the dance team at Westfield High School where she became very talented. From High School and many obstacles throughout her life she kept pursuing her Dream to become a solo act as an independent artist now under the management of Elevatedlifemngmnt Company Inc. where she has hooked up with talented producer Albie Dickson and song writer Bambino Ent to create her first single entitled Without You, which is out now on Soundcloud and Audio Mack!
She plans to work on her first debut EP very soon which will release this Fall 2017. Stay tuned and watch Zakiya as she grow and Elevate to the top and create her own lane.