Inside Biography


Multi-instrumentalist Daya is an American singer and songwriter who released a self-titled debut Hide Away on September 4, 2015, and reached in 23 number on the Billboard Hot 100. She began playing piano at the age of three. She also worked with Art Beatz, Z Entertainment, and RED Distribution.

Early life and Education

Daya was born as Grace Tandon on October 24, 1998, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America. She is the daughter of Christine Tandon and Hans Tandon. She was raised up with her four other sisters Marian, Avery, Rachel, and Celia in the suburb of Mount Lebanon, Pennsylvania.

Regarding Daya’s ethnicity, she is of Indian, German, and Irish descent and belongs to American nationality. Her paternal grandfather migrated from Punjab, during British India. She attended St. Bernard School and later she completed her schooling from Mt. Lebanon High School in June 2016.

Daya also enrolled at the Accelerando Music Conservatory as a student when she was 11 years old, where she met with songwriter and producer Gino Barletta and Christina Chirumbolo. Barletta and Christina later set up INSIDE ACCESS, a music camp.

Eventually, Daya moved to Los Angeles in February 2015 and worked with her original material.

Career and Path

Daya began her career professionally as a singer when she moved to Los Angeles with her parents and began working with Christina Chirumbolo and Gino Barletta in INSIDE ACCESS. After that, she came out with song Hide Away on April 22, 2015.

The song received appreciation as well as support from a number of popular bloggers such as Perez Hilton and Tyler Oakley. After releasing several notable songs, she got the chance to appeared on The Chainsmokers’ song Don’t Let Me Down in February 2016.

The song also peaked at number 3 on the Hot 100 and won the Grammy as well for Best Dance Recording on February 12, 2017.

Personal life and Affair

18 years old, Daya is an Unmarried lady, who is not mature enough to get ready for marriage too soon. As a rising singer, she is totally concerned with her professional life rather than love life. Thus she is single and hasn’t any dating rumors.

Daya is active on Twitter and Instagram. She also posted videos and auditions on her Twitter account. In her Instagram account, she uploaded pictures with Ryan Ichan with caption road tripping. On this image, Ryan commented ‘Love of my Life @daya’.

Net worth and Body Measurement

Daya is a teenage American singer and songwriter, who has gained a net worth of around $4 million from her singing career. It is also an incomparable amount to look the viewed by her age. She stands at the height of 5 feet 3 inches and weighs 55kg. Daya has light brown eyes and hair as well.  

by Bchrome, 01 Jun, 2017

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