About Aria Johnson
Aria Johnson is a television personality, award winning recording artist and owner of The Golden Voice, a full service artist development company. She is currently starring in Beverly Hills Pawn; the #1 show on Reelz Channel. In it’s fifth season, and airing in 83 countries, Aria’s role as the Music Memorabilia Expert was earned by her powerful career in the music business, as a recording artist.
Aria’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 prestigious eWorld Music Award for "Best Female Performer". Aria has worked with David Foster, opened for Ludacris, sang for thousands at The Staples Center, and received millions of plays from her loyal digital fan base. 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 album that Aria wrote, and co-produced. Aria had a top 10 hit in Canada and her music has played on MTV, NBC, CBS, UPN, Reelz Channel and The CW as well as many radio stations.
In 2014 Aria hosted pop culture segments on OK TV, and was previously featured on Bravo, The Style Network, and MTV.
Aria’s love for philanthropy inspired her to headline 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. Notably, Aria co-starred in The Humane Society’s Celebrity PSA to protect endangered sharks alongside Slash of Gun’s and Roses. In 2014, Aria was a judge for The Kapowis Anti-bullying Awards at Stan Lee’s Comic Con in partnership with The Cartoon Network.
Originally from Northern California, Aria moved to Venice beach where she developed as an entertainer, giving up everything for the love of music. “Without a doubt I was put on this earth to create entertainment and music that would positively impact the world. Through hosting television shows and working with the next generation of music stars, I intend to leave a legacy of inspiration, one that proves that dreams do come true.”
- "Beverly Hills Pawn" - Principle Character - Reelz Network - 62 episodes (2011 - Present)
- "Pawn 90210" – Principle Character – E Entertainment (2011)
- "SharkDiver" - Theatrical Short (2010)
- "How do I look" – Principle Character – The Style Network (2010)
- "The Complex" – Principle Character – Bravo (2010)
- "Star Tomorrow" – Principle Character - NBC (2007)
- "The Little Talent Show" – Principle Character - MTV (2006)
Aria's vocal coaching and collaborations include:
- David Foster
- Travis Barker of Blink 182
- Kimberly Locke (American Idol)
- Mick Fleetwood (Fleetwood Mac)
- Tyra Banks
- Sheila E
- Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top)
- Hope (Atlantic Records)
- Mick Jones (Foreigner)
- Tower Of Power
- Bernie Grundman
- Drew Right Music (Backstreet Boys, Miley Cyrus)
- The CW
- The Style Network
- Warner Brothers
- eWorld Music Awards
- World Music and Dance Awards
- The Miss America Competition