Other than fame, there are perhaps very few things that are inherent to the entertainment industry. One thing that is inherent to it, however, is the low barrier of entry, especially in terms of age. Very few industries have a path for very young people to become active members of the industry just as Zhavia Ward has become a celebrated member of the music industry.
At such a young age, Zhavia has built a profile for herself that includes having a song as part of the soundtrack of the hit film, Deadpool 2. Emerging from one of the many singing competitions on television, she is on track for a long and successful career in the music industry. As a result, we have compiled everything you need to know about the emerging star. Read on to learn more.
Zhavia’s Biography, Ethnicity
For now, and perhaps for the rest of her career, she will be known to the rest of the world as Zhavia but her real name is Carisa Zhavia Ward. The name has brought questions about her ethnicity considering its uniqueness but she is believed to be an American with Caucasian roots.
Zhavia was born on the 7th of March, 2001 to her mother, Bobbi Jo Black in Los Angeles, California. There are those who would call her Zhavia Vercetti and it would be correct, however, the last name is believed to be from her father, whom her mother divorced when she was a child.
She grew up with a passion for music and a dream to become a professional singer but lived largely outside the spotlight until she was cast in the Fox singing competition show, The Four: Battle for Stardom, a show which was about giving a chance for trained upcoming artist to show off their talents on national television for a chance at a career. She got her chance to star on the show having been signed onto OC Hit Factory.
Competing with different contestants on the show, Zhavia Ward finished as one of four finalists on the show and subsequently signed a deal with Columbia Records, having impressed its management with her talent on the show. Since she became a known singer, she has released three singles, Candlelight, Deep Down and 100 Ways, all of which were released in her breakout year – 2018.
In the short space of her career so far, she has worked with artists like Lil Pump, Diplo, and French Montana. As for life outside music, not much is known about Zhavia so far, but she attended Norwalk High School.
Zhavia – Family and Personal Life
Appearing on a nationally televised singing competition at the age of 17 requires support from those close to you and Zhavia got it in the form of her family. Her parent, Bobbi Jo Black and her siblings, Poiema Victoria, Tabitha and Pierce, her solitary brother.
With the help of her mother, Bobbi, who is also a singer and has been in a band named Metal, she has been able to take the road very few people take and emerge with success.
As expected of fans and public personalities, since she broke onto the limelight, her personal life has been a subject of interest to her fans and those who are interesting in learning more about the rising star. So far, Zhavia Ward appears to be focusing only on her burgeoning career with no current record of a relationship in the singer’s history.
Here is the part that might make you jealous. Zhavia Ward, in a short period of being a notable name in the music industry, has been able to amass a net worth estimated at $700,000. Her net worth comes from signing with the famous record label, Columbia Records, going on tour and her song featuring in one of the biggest movies of 2018, Deadpool 2. With albums and more singles expected from the singer, she is set to be worth a lot more in the near future.
Height and Body Measurement
A contributing part of Zhavia’s rising star is her great physical beauty and it all rests on her body profile which starts with a height of 5 feet 5 inches and a body weight of 50kg. She has an accompanying body measurement of 34-24-34 inches for her bust, waist, and hips, respectively. Since she made it to the spotlight, Zhavia Ward has been typically known to spot a blonde dread hair. She also has dark brown eyes.