“This is a big voice. Big as in great tonality, diction, phrasing. There’s power, complexity, nifty shifts…”
— Brian Arsenault, THE INTERNATIONAL REVIEW OF MUSIC
“This is a songstress who writes lyrics with the soul of a poet and melodies with the ear of a composer. This is a songstress who seems willing to lay herself bare musically, singing with a passion that is both sexual and spiritual.”
— Jack Goodstein, BLOG CRITICS
“An intriguing mixture of old-school chanteuse and tough-minded modern woman.”
— Nick DeRiso, SOMETHING ELSE! REVIEWS / ALL ABOUT JAZZ
HADIZA DOCKERAY is a vocalist and songwriter from New York City. She studied and worked in Paris for a number of years then returned to New York, where she began writing original songs. Her combination of rock, blues, pop and soul influences created the sound she calls “honey-coated blues”.