WIND BENEATH THE WINGS
North Carolina native [Blaque] Bird began uploading her music to the Internet in 2006 as she released her debut mixtape intimately entitled, My First. After dropping her follow ups, The Return & Curse Of Emotions her name began circulating around the Triad as she began featuring with many North Carolina acts such as: Xclusive Generals, Blaque Raydio Deja Blu, and Kevin Jones.
Bird honed her skills behind the scenes working in local recording studios before collaborating with brother, Caktuz, on his rebellious anthem “Anti”. Bird humbly describes her own voice as “vulnerable but strong; imperfect but provocative” and references Patti Labelle, Sade, & Aaliyah as inspirations.
In 2017 she toured as lead vocalist for the collective The Dopesh!te in promotion for her role as Mama Bird in the indie musical W A N D E R L U S T: A Musical Noir by Caktuz. Bird continued her ventures in acting with roles in such web series’ as Bondage, The Brotherhood, & Filmatic. In 2019 she was nominated as Best Actress for her role as ‘Det. Kerry Edwards’ in Lovers Lane.
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