Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., United States | Established. Jan 01, 2009 | SELF

Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., United States | SELF
Established on Jan, 2009
Solo R&B Singer/Songwriter




"Indie Soul Magazine Spotlight: TIA DAE My Love Video"

Our spotlight this week, shines on the Washington D.C. native, who can sing, act, and write. She is a force to be reckoned with and NOTHING to play with.

Follow Tia Dae on these following Social Media outlets: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. You can also find out more about Tia Dae, by visiting her website: www.tiadae.com - Indie Soul Magazine

"Tia DAE Instagram Photos and Videos"

#tiadae Instagram Photos & Videos - Picbear

"2 Sides of DAE"

RAD1 Entertainment is proud to bring you “2 Sides of DAE” with their multi-talented artist “DAE” in her first leading role as Theresa James, a burgeoning apartment complex magnate who runs illegal businesses in her neighborhood for added financial gain. DAE’s debut comes in this great new Independent Film “THICK” written and produced by Anthony Greene and Cheryl Brown, for SkyRocket Productions.

A native of Washington, DC, DAE is no stranger to the music scene and DAE’s early success earned her a WAMA (Washington Area Music Association) nomination in the same category as Tonya Blount, Me’shell Ndege Ocello, and the legendary Toni Braxton.

Ms. Tia “DAE” and her soulful, electric, orgasmic sound is keeping audiences up worldwide with her new single “Insomnia”. Insomnia is the first song released from DAE’s upcoming album, “DAE Collections”. The album is an intimate collection of songs that showcase DAE’s range of creativity as an artist and gives her audience a chance to hear a little bit of everything from Neo Soul, Funk, Rock and R&B, with a smooth taste of Jazz, all at once.

Presented by RAD1 Entertainment(R1E), “2 Sides of DAE” bring together both sides of Tia “DAE” The Artist and The Actress. THICK will be screened in Atlanta on May 08, 2014 at the Landmark Midtown Art Cinema. R1E will host an evening with a VIP reception at 6pm with a performance and meet & greet with the leading actress DAE and screening at 7:30pm. - Urban Socialites

"Anacostia: The Series Tia Dae"

Tia Dae has made her mark in both theater and music in Washington, DC. Her commanding and unique stage presence has earned roles in numerous productions, including films such as THICK, Dead Money, In One Day; television appearances on VEEP and House of Cards, and stage plays, including Let’s Make an Arrangement, Death at the Prom, Last Call, Winter in Washington. Whether she is the lead or a supporting cast member Dae is always unforgettable, and the role of Deanna Grayson being no exception

What is your favorite thing about playing Deanna?

“The fact that she can be a bitch and nice at the same time!”

Do you have a favorite episode or scene from your time on the show, so far?

“Season 1, Episode 3”

Are you similar or different to your character?

“There’s not too much of a difference, as my logic to that is I believe any character I play, to some degree, lives within me…I just act it out!” -


It's A Nu Dae, Album 2008

  • Nu Dae (intro)
  • I Remember
  • Dance Wit Me
  • Natural High
  • Quiz Called Life
  • Jonezin'
  • I'm Tryin'
DAE Collection, Album 2015
  • Come With Me
  • On the Edge (ft. Jamil "Face" Johnson)
  • Hidden Pain (ft. Moo Dollar)
  • Feel So Good
  • Insomnia
  • Shake (ft. Rob James)
  • Last Night
Single Releases
  • Bring Out the Love, 2016
  • My Love, 2017
  • Another One, 2018



A Divine, Authentic, and Exuberant Actress and Performer, Tia Dae captivates her audience with her riveting vocal range, and her undeniably powerful, raw talent.

Born and raised in Washington, DC's "Chocolate City", DC’s Go-Go music culture influenced Tia Dae’s funky, soulful style. A fan of live instrumentation and performances, at an early age, Tia Dae proclaimed her destiny as a renowned entertainer and songwriter by performing with different bands in the DC area. At every opportunity, Tia Dae took center stage leaving her audience craving more. Singing R&B covers by legendary crooners like Anita Baker, Mary J. Blige, and Phyllis Hyman, she garnered widespread acclaim; she has headlined numerous local DMV hotspots, such as Blues Alley. She has also headlined various locations throughout the US, including XEN Lounge in Los Angeles, CA.

Tia Dae's singing and songwriter accolades include two nominations for the Washington Area Music Association (WAMA) Urban Contemporary award; winning the 19th Annual Billie Holliday vocal competition in Baltimore, MD; and winning Best Female Artist of the Year at the Velocity Music Awards.

Not only does she possess pizzazz and talent on stage, Tia Dae is a phenomenal actor. Noted by Writer/Director - Harold Jackson III, as a "natural" on camera. Tia Dae has appeared in multiple films and web series since 2006, including the Daytime Emmy nominated Anacostia web series. She has also starred in The Meek, Dead Money, and her first leading role in Thick. Tia Dae is Daring, Alluring, and Enticing. She is Distinct, Avant-Garde, and Eccentric. Tia Dae is a Dynamic Artist and Entertainer.