Bianca 'Icielani' Garcia is a divine multi-talented socialite, Model, Environmentalist, charismatic, award winning Singer, Songwriter, performing and recording Artist from Toronto, Canada. Trademark brand.
Singer, music arranger, model, on-screen acting, music video director and songwriter. Living in her grandparents home when she was born with her parents and two siblings in Etobicoke, the west-end of Toronto, Canada. With her parents migrating from Eastern Europe. Her DNA reveals a mix blessed with multiple different ethnicities; Slovak Republic, Irish, Great Britain, Italian, Greek, Finnish, Northwest Russian, Scandinavian, Germany, Slovenia, Middle East and North Africa. Embracing both Catholic and Jewish heritage. From a young age, she has loved singing. Singing in the living room with her siblings and in her church's choir since she was seven years old. Grew up in the neighborhoods of Toronto, Canada. Her influence in music was R&B, Hip Hop, Pop, Dance, Rock n Roll and Reggae with Toronto, Canada being home to the famous Caribana festival held every year that she would attend. She grew up in a very multicultural environment and versatile from R&B ballads, to dance/dancehall pop vibes, spanglish reggaeton. A ballerina, jazz, hip hop, gymnastics and belly dancer Performing at Meadowvale Theatre in Mississauga, Ontario. Canada. Modeling with a 5 year swimsuit model contract with Swimsuit Canada and 5x Toronto Sun Newspaper Sunshine Poster Girl. Opening a concert of over 75,000 people for Canadian VJ Master T from Much Music and artist Kardinal Offishall. Meeting Dalai Lama during a swimsuit charity show in Ottawa Ontario for the Childrens Wish Foundation. After high school, attended Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts to study the triple threat program, acting, dancing and singing. During that time she recorded a scrappy demo of "Killing Me Softly" by the Fugees with a Notorious B.I.G beat with her brother in their basement and was founded by a studio Manager in Trinidad & Tobago that asked her to fly out to the studio in the island to record in her first studio recording demo mixtapes. Attended University of Toronto to study English Literature where she learned poetry and how to write songs. A certified Soprano Lyricist certificate at the Canadian Music Academy. A College Diploma in Accounting, Book Keeping & Payroll Administration where she learned to invest the money made in Modelling/Acting Fashion and Music. Married in 2010 in the Dominican Republic to her personal music Manager and husband Gilberto Garcia from the South Bronx, New York. Her dress custom designed in collaboration with her, her mother and famous Hollywood designer Amy Michelson. Performed in the Canadian TEMFEST female pop showcase, where she performed a scrappy version of "No More Tears" gained momentum from the fans following the recording of her first self-titled Album "Daydreams are Reality". In April 2015, was the lead singer in the opening of the gospel for the Lent Gospel Acclamation with her choir "One Voice" at Cristo Reí Parish Church for Holy Communion.
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Officially releasing her first self-titled album "Daydreams Are Reality" in July 2017 that consisted of 4 singles "No More Tears" released in May 2016, "Dreams are Reality" in June 2016, "Hands up High" in September 2016 and "Your Into Me' May 2017. Nine out of eleven of the songs on the album she has written with the 11 track she also musically wrote and performs a piano written instrumental. Recording sessions took place in 2015 in her home studio where she studied music production with Pro Tools, completed the self-titled album in 2016 at Metalworks Studios in Toronto, Canada. Performing on local interview shows and making an appearance on the TV hit series ‘Beauty and the Beast’. In December 2016, releasing "The Remixes" Vol. 1 EP from a DJ remix compilation of the two released singles "No More Tears" and "Dreams Are Reality". Following the self-titled album release in June 2017, song title "Your Into Me" from her first self-titled album "Daydreams are Reality" reached number 2 in the emerging200 artists charts for 7 consecutive weeks on the Upcoming100 charts in June 2017 and remained in the Upcoming100 charts all the way through to March 2018. Making Miami Beach, Florida in December 2017 her new home. Spanglish single "Baila Conmigo" released April 21, 2018 aired on 99.5 the heat south beach radio. Her interview about the release and more about her music was exclusively on Spotify and Apple Podcasts. In June 2018, single ‘So Nice’ featured on the compilation album ‘Tropical House Cruises to Jamaica’ and reached #1 on Billboard, #7 year end Reggae album compilation albums earning Icielani’s first Billboard Plaque Award. Single "Refugee" dedicating the song to all the refugees around the world. EP release titled "Freedom Life" featuring the hit single ‘So Nice’, Included a track titled "Lyfted” a project to raise awareness of driving under the influence and sends the message "Don't drink and drive call a Lyft or Uber instead, recorded live in Uncle Luke's studio with a video tribute featuring Uncle Luke. EP Freedom Life includes her first RIAA Certified Billboard plaque Award winning single ‘So Nice’. In 2019. First Christmas song ‘Bright Star’ earned her first spot on the iTunes Top Chart top 100 earning her first certified RIAA iTunes award. A female self-branded Trademark owned business and Ambassador for a healthy sustainable environment and well being. In 2020, first year at NYU completing certification at The Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music. In spring 2020, self-titled EP release "Tropical Ambiente" EP she created a new genre 'Tropical Ambiente' calling it a spanglish EP. The spanglish EP made its way independently charting in the top 200 on Amazon. With ‘Tropical Ambiente’ EP earning her first self-titled independent certified RIAA Amazon plaque award. In 2021, releasing "Body Hugs" from the full 2022 album 'Velvet Vibes' created a new Instagram hashtag #bodyhugs. She has become an Ambassador for numerous health and fitness companies. Voted and placed #3 on Maxim magazine raising funds for the Homes for Wounded Warriors Foundation. "Body Hugs" single from the 2022 album "Velvet Vibes" is to celebrate your body, embrace love, a sustainable lifestyle, health and well being.