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Maya’s piano rendition of “Black Butterfly”

Hear Maya’s very personal and riveting rendition of Denise Williams’ “Black Butterly“. Black Butterfly (Piano Version), produced by Sonix The Mad Scientist, is a tribute to Trayvon Martin and all souls reaching for their greatest potential. Click here to listen!

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Watch Season 2 of THE ESSENCE OF MAYA as it comes to a close.

THE ESSENCE OF MAYA has just come to a close.  Check the season finale out here! “Welcome to the Show” feat Maya’s band, Toni Blackman, Maurice Brown, and Big Daddy Kane among others:  WATCH HERE You can binge-watch the entire season on Maya’s YouTube channel (or subscribe) and catch up before Season Three:
www.YouTube.com/MayaAzucena    

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Catch up on SEASON TWO of Maya’s web-series “The Essence of Maya” with season finale airing Tuesday May 27th!

Catch up on SEASON TWO of Maya’s web-series “The Essence of Maya” with season finale airing Tuesday May 27th! If you haven’t already watched season two of “The Essence of Maya”, you can power watch the episodes here!  

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NEW SINGLE “LOOK” with Parisian Artists JOHN BANZAI & BLUE NEFERTITI (of Les Nubians)

Check out LOOK Maya’s latest collaborative independent single done with renown poet and singer from Paris. Produced by “Fearless” producer DAVIDO.  

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THE ESSENCE OF MAYA launches Season 2

In Season 2 of The Essence of Maya, we follow Maya in the days leading up to her performance at Restoration Rocks Festival 2013, on a line up with the legendary Big Daddy Kane. With trips to her sister Pilar’s house, to full band rehearsal in Manhattan, this season offers a more intimate look into […]

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Sly Reimagined: The Music of Sly & The Family Stone Up Coming Performances

Catch Maya on March 29th and May 10th performing with Global Noize in Sly Reimagined; a tribute of music to Sly & The Family Stone. March 29th, 2014 - Berks Jazz Festival – Redding PA Crowne Plaza Reading Ballroom | 9:30 PM Sly Reimagined: The Music of Sly & The Family Stone featuring Jason Miles, Nona […]

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2014 Innovators of Change w/ special performance by Maya Azucena

On Wednesday, February 26th, at 6 PM for the 2014 Innovators of Change documentary screening and awards event as we honor ten incredible trailblazers, tastemakers, and game-changers along with our special musical guest Maya Azucena (2013 Innovator of Chnage Honoree). @ JWT NY, 466 Lexington Ave, New York, N.Y. 10017 Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 6:00 […]

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FEARLESS The Video

A colorful cast of women and girls represent various facets of the “Fearless Woman.” Within each character resides different interpretations of a fearless “Spirit”, played by Maya Azucena, in an animated fantasy world designed by director and After Effects Specialist, Donald Robinson Cole. Fearless, the music video, aims to emphasize that within each of us […]

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WEB SERIES Launch on iTUNES & YouTube

THE ESSENCE OF MAYA is a weekly web series that chronicles the intimate, humorous, and gritty behind-the-scenes journey of Maya Azucena’s music career hustle. The series is shot in documentary style, directed and edited by Rae Maxwell (www.RaeMaxwell.com). It introduces viewers to Maya’s colorful world of daily characters and new encounters. It captures her performances […]

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Sidewalk Chalk’s ‘Leaves’ Album Release Party – Feb 22nd 2014

Come out to celebrate Sidewalk Chalk’s album release party On February 22nd featuring Maya Azucena & CharlieRED @ Drom NYC | Saturday February 22nd |  Doors 6:30PM | Show Time 8:15PM Tickets $10 (SAVE 30% on dinner when you include a Full Dinner for only $20) Table Reservation (212) 777-1157 Show Schedule 8:15PM-8:45PM - CharlieRED 9:00PM-9:30PM - Maya Azucena 9:45PM-10:30PM - Sidewalk Chalk […]

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