April 23rd, 2023 8pm Stage 1
Shay Leonia is an Industrial R&B recording artist, Music Career Strategist and host of "The Millennial Musician Podcast", a show dedicated to helping indie musicians navigate their careers. Among her career highlights, Leonia has had the honor of appearing on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" with Janelle Monáe as well as singing in the VH1 commercial for Season 12 of RuPaul's Drag Race. After a decade-long hiatus, Leonia released “Crumbs” in May of 2021 which garnered a video premiere in Notion Magazine as well as her first published article on Roland.com, recognizing that she taught herself how to record for the first time with the single. Leonia looks forward to one day traveling around the world, meeting the people who’ve felt connected to her music and to also working with some of her musical heroes like Janet Jackson and Stevie Wonder.