About Hadiza

“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

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    “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”. Her latest EP is Chapter 4 – available on this site, on Amazon and all your other favorite online stores now.

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