About The Ikonic Music Blog…

Founded in July of 2015 by music blogger, songwriter and entrepreneur Jia "Miss Ikonic" McMillan-Shipley, this site contains quality music from the stars we all love and those on the rise, focusing extensively on the classic, the new, the innovative and the down right super talented indie artists of the world.

Kaya - 'Dear 7even' EP


Fayetville, NC native singer-songwriter and producer Kaya releases this infectiously, undeniably mesmerizing body of work with her latest EP Dear 7even. Kaya creates instant appeal from her sultry vocals to her Solange, Soul and Rock infused influences she's got something special going on. Dear 7even listens with intensity, passion, narraitve, reflection, some production from the young Queen and instrumentals from Devin Malloy, Christian Whitely, Christopher LaPoint and Nanci Baker to name a few. Real music is still still being made, the appetite for it is still present and Kaya's here to nourish us; check out her latest project below.


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