HOW IT ALL BEGAN
Vita was born in Vancouver, B.C and was raised in Barbados. She began her career at age 16 when she was signed by Universal Motown after posting her own songs on Myspace. Vita’s first major performance was with the opening act at the 2009 Thanksgiving Day NFL half-time show featuring a Motown review, where she was singing “Heat Wave.”
Vita is currently writing and co-producing her first full-length album. She released the album”s first single, “Fix You”, on December 18, 2012, in Canada. “Fix You” was nominated for the Best Dance Record for the 2013 Juno Awards, and within one month entered the Top 40 Pop Chart in Canada. The single went gold in Canada within 3 months. Vita was named “Artist of the Month” by Virgin and Bell Media for May 2013, and was listed as the #4 Emerging Artist on Canadian Billboard. In September of 2013, Vita was voted TeenFav’s Pop Artist of the Year.
Vita started off 2014 by heading to Japan and Thai Land headlining her first international tour. Her last single “What If” was chosen as the theme song for Hamilton Pride and she graced the stage of World Pride in Toronto, singing this song sharing a powerful message about falling in love and promoting equality for all people.
By June she released her song “El Camino” to rev-up Canada for World Cup. She sings “El Camino” not only in English, but in Spanish and Portages. On July 1st she released two versions of her new single “A+D”, revealing a more artistic yet dark side of herself.
Vita’s newest single called “A+D” is out now. “A+D” shares a powerful message about seeing the beauty and both good and bad within yourself.