“R&B Latin Music “Brooklyn, New York style”
From Brooklyn, New York, To Reading, Pennsylvania to San Diego, California
This Brooklyn raised Puerto Rican vocalist has a diverse musical background. In addition to performing R&B Zulayka performs straight-ahead Latin music.
A former member of the group “Conjunto Calle 4 banda”, which performed traditional Puerto Rican music such as Merengue, Salsa, and Bachata. The band released its first album in 2000 titled “estudiando llegaremos which means “studying we will arrive”.
Zulayka took her career solo in 2002 and has performed Latin events both on the east and west coast. Zulayka’s music style is R&B and Latin Music Brooklyn New York style, which is a mix of R&B and traditional Latin music.
According to review.com an independent Artist and recording review firm, “One hears hints of Ivy Queen (Puerto Rico’s leading female reggaeton star) in her funky dance-pop songs such as “Como un Angel/Like an Angel”. Zulayka is currently self-promoting her new singles, “Como un Angel” ,“Say what you want”, and “No different”.
Zulayka has opened for popular recording Duo from Puerto Rico, Alexis y Fido, famous for their Reggaeton music and shared the stage with other artist such as, Ace Cali and G-O. In July 2010 she was interviewed by Music TV’s winner of the realty show “G’s to Gent’s”, “Mito” on his web-based radio station, web tuned radio.com. Zulayka was personally introduced on stage during her opening act for Nikki Jams in July 2010, by Mr. Fonzworth Bentley of Bad Boy records.
Zulayka is a passionate independent Artist whom gives her audiences quality music and entertainment, she favors three different vocal approaches on the same song: she sings, she toasts and she raps. Zulayka sings and toasts en español but switches over to inglés for the rapped part, and the expressive vocalist sounds quite comfortable with all three. Zulayka has developed a multicultural showcase that entertains both English and Spanish speaking crowds. She resides in San Diego and both her music and performances are building momentum and excitement.
Zuly was also featured in ZMusic Magazine and two of her songs are being used by Zumba instructors all over the US.
Stop by her Facebook Page to show her some love and keep up to date on upcoming events. Stop by her website to purchase some of her music, you won’t be disappointed. Not only family but also a great artist.
We’ll be featuring a post by Zulayka herself in the near future.
- Quattro played an incredible set that uniquely blended classical, jazz and Latin music at The Canyon Club 10/21/2012 (concerts2012.wordpress.com)
- Get to Know Alexis y Fido (abullseyeview.com)