From zydeco to a soulful house music vibe, Fiya is modeling his sound to become a premier “mixologist” for the grown and sexy dance music scene.
Fiya was born and raised in the Hollygrove area of inner-city New Orleans. He is a proud graduate of St. Augustine High School and Xavier University.
His early musical influences include the Neville Brothers, Irma Thomas, Clifton & Cleveland Chenier, Chocolate Milk, Allen Toussaint and Professor Long Hair.
Fiya’s DJ inspirations are John Khan, E. Sterling Silver, DJ Spen, Louie Vega, Grandmaster Flash and Tiesto just to name a few.