Singer Songwriter and Actress, Aria Johnson’s career started while performing in church at age 5, songwriting by 12, touring by 15, and in 2012, she was recognized by being awarded the eWorld Music Award for "Best Female Performer". Aria is currently starring in Beverly Hills Pawn; Reelz Channel’s hit show for 2013.
Aria has worked with David Foster, opened for Ludacris, sang for thousands at The Staples Center, and has received millions of plays from her loyal digital base. Aria has recently appeared on many red carpets, headlined numerous charity events including celebrity yacht parties, “Hand’s For Haiti”, and “The Albert Schweitzer Celebrity Gala” as well as being the face of the Women’s Heart Health Campaign. In 2011 Aria co-starred in The Humane Society’s Celebrity PSA to protect endangered sharks.
Recently Aria won the World Music and Dance Award for "Artist of the Year", and received a Billboard Award for "Song Of The Year." The track came from her full-length debut Indie album that Aria wrote, and co-produced. Aria’s single “Something’s Up Tonight”, was Canada’s Top Dance Pick, Best Dance Breakout Song as well as making Top 10 in Canada’s radio charts. Aria's latest singles in 2013 are produced by Billboard winning producer Andrew Lane who has sold over 150 million records worldwide.
Aria’s music has played on MTV, NBC, CBS, UPN, The CW, iTunes, The Miss America Competition and her song “Beauty” was featured on the hit show, “America’s Next Top Model”.
Originally from Northern California, Aria moved to Venice beach where she developed as an artist, giving up everything for the love of music. “Without a doubt I was put here on this earth to create music and entertainment that would positively impact the world.”
Aria lives and breathes writing, recording, performing; and her soul is bared to the audience through the absolute beauty of her voice.