Siya By Jack Barnes Equal parts sensitive and rough-edged, Brooklyn emcee Siya subtly shifts between hard-nosed boom-bap and spacey R&B. Confidently navigating triumphant horn blasts and booming bass, Siya shares her satisfaction with her life situation on “Better,” her latest video single. In the HipHopDX-premiered video, Siya swaps the concrete jungle of her native Bedford-Stuyvesant […]

Siya By Jack Barnes Able to pivot on a dime from hard-nosed boom bap bangers to softly sung, melodious R&B love songs, Siya is one of New York’s most versatile emcees. Combining her two modes for a wavy, piano-led slow jam, Siya heads south for “Houston Girls,” her latest single. Recruiting H-Town native Kirko Bangz, who shows […]

Siya By Jack Barnes Brooklyn native Siya continues to impress with her artistic versatility. capable of chewing through rugged street records and crafting complex, seductive ballads in equal measure. Today, she showcases the latter skill set with the Commitment EP, released in time for Valentine’s Day. Premiered by Vibe, Commitment fuses the […]

Siya By Jack Barnes As the temperature outside drops, so do inhibitions. Tapping into her softer side, Brooklyn rapper Siya lets down her guard for her latest single “Nights B4 You” is a late night confessional that finds the Bed-Stuy native in her feelings. In the run up to her upcoming […]