Rolling Stone Magazine quotes : Australian singer-songwriter Tatiana aka T8iana goes the resplendent dance-pop route for her first single “What Have You Gotta Say Now?” from her upcoming debut album Celebrat8ion. Of Mauritian-Indian-French descent, T8iana digs into her life experiences, emboldened in the face of childhood bullying and a
Rolling Stone Magazine quotes : Australian singer-songwriter Tatiana aka T8iana goes the resplendent dance-pop route for her first single “What Have You Gotta Say Now?” from her upcoming debut album Celebrat8ion. Of Mauritian-Indian-French descent, T8iana digs into her life experiences, emboldened in the face of childhood bullying and assault she faced. Produced by Clarence Jey, the song shows resolve. “My first single — a dance anthem, is an implicit retaliation towards all the people who caused me pain in my growing years. I am sure a lot of straight and/or gay people will be able to relate to the lyrics,” T8iana said in a statement.
T8iana is an Australian Pop Music Artist -a singer-songwriter of part Mauritian-Indian and French descent. She writes and sings Dance/Pop with an effervescent 80s/90s pop influence. A rage on social media, her Facebook and Instagram accounts have established a large online following due to her mysterious persona heightened by the sexuality that defines her. Her debut has come in 2022 with a song called 'What Have You Gotta Say Now?" produced by LA Based Grammy winning Producer, Clarence Jey. The music video for the debut single, featuring stylistic dancing, glamour (and some violence), has garnered over 12k views in weeks. It was shot at DCF studios in Melbourne. Additionally, she has released 2 more singles since February 2022 and has hit both UK iTunes dance Top 40 and top 100 charts with all her singles.
T8iana was also featured in Rolling Stone Mag Global Artist Spotlight in April 2022 and her story has been covered by over 130 publications around the world. T8iana identifies as a transwoman. She supports Starlight Children's Foundation and is also currently setting up her own charity called 'Celebra8ion', to support LGTBI kids.
T8iana's Song /Music Vid for this track talks about her struggles growing up in a world she felt she did not fit in. It also retaliatory towards the people who didn't believe in her and discouraged her..
Your Lover From An Alternate Reality’ is a track by T8IANA - that peaked at iTunes UK daily dance charts at #37 in May 2022 and was T8iana’s second single to hit the UK top 100.
"This is a song I wrote about my followers on social media. I have used the term ‘Alternate Reality’ in the lyrics as a metaphor for these social media platforms. The idea of the song is that I live on these platforms 'a universe you hold in your hands' and I come alive at the press of a button", T8iana quotes. (August 2022)
T8iana's interview with Tony Lazzaro about her life and her music
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Q : Who do you classify as gender-wise?
T8iana:" I am a trans woman, legally female."
Q: Who are your most notable musical influences?
T8iana: "I draw inspiration from the pop acts of 70s, 80s, 90s - George Michael, Joni Mitchell, Freddie Mercury, Mary J Blige and bands like Blur & Nirvana. Currently I am digging Lil NasX and Frank Ocean"
Q : What keeps you up at night?
T8iana: "The thought that a countless number of innocent boys & girls who possibly have an LGTBI orientation are suffering around the world, with no real fault of theirs - trying to fit in, trying to put up an act or being forced into 'normalcy' by strong parental figures, even in 2022. Grrrrrrr!"
Q: What do you hope to do with your songs and music?
T8iana : I wish to send a message, to empower and support young LGTBI people but not in a serious way, but rather through uplifting dance music. I wish my music and lyrics to implicitly pass important messages to everyone. I think it is important for artists to use their gifts in a meaningful way.