The Evolution of Toya Delazy

Toya Delazy is on the road to international stardom!

Toya Delazy: Road to BET Awards 2013 - Having accomplished so much in such a short period of time, it's safe to say Toya Delazy is an individual that knows what she wants and is willing to go the distance to achieve it. Get familiar with the 23-year-old songstress right here. (Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

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Toya Delazy: Road to BET Awards 2013 - Having accomplished so much in such a short period of time, it's safe to say Toya Delazy is an individual that knows what she wants and is willing to go the distance to achieve it. Get familiar with the 23-year-old songstress right here. (Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

Beginning of the Road - Toya hails from Zululand in South Africa. While attending boarding school she took an interest in piano which would shape her musical prowess and style.(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

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Beginning of the Road - Toya hails from Zululand in South Africa. While attending boarding school she took an interest in piano which would shape her musical prowess and style.(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

Higher Education - 2009 - Delazy attended college at Howard College Durban. According to her bio, she almost failed out during her freshman year but managed to overcome her academic shortcomings.(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

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Higher Education - 2009 - Delazy attended college at Howard College Durban. According to her bio, she almost failed out during her freshman year but managed to overcome her academic shortcomings.(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

Pumped for Sony - April 2011  - In April 2011, after years of perfecting her musical style, Toya Delazy signed with Sony Music Africa. Her debut single 'Pump It On" would be released later that year to much acclaim.(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

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Pumped for Sony - April 2011  - In April 2011, after years of perfecting her musical style, Toya Delazy signed with Sony Music Africa. Her debut single 'Pump It On" would be released later that year to much acclaim.(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

Notable Style - April 2013 - Recognized by many for her style, Delazy made another huge splash when she was picked to become the face for the women's clothing company LEGiT for their Winter 2013 campaign.  (Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

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Notable Style - April 2013 - Recognized by many for her style, Delazy made another huge splash when she was picked to become the face for the women's clothing company LEGiT for their Winter 2013 campaign. (Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

Award Winning - May 2013 - Delazy managed to score two South African Music Awards for ewcomer of the Year and Best Pop Album.(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

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Award Winning - May 2013 - Delazy managed to score two South African Music Awards for ewcomer of the Year and Best Pop Album.(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

Ready for the Next Step - May 2013 - Toya's next great moment of recognition comes in the form of a BET Awards nomination. Tune in on June 30 at 8P/7C to see if she will win!(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)

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Ready for the Next Step - May 2013 - Toya's next great moment of recognition comes in the form of a BET Awards nomination. Tune in on June 30 at 8P/7C to see if she will win!(Photo: Courtesy of Sony Music South Africa)