LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA—Shanaya Fastje, at 16-years-old, has accomplished more than many adults accomplish in a lifetime. She’s an international award winning author of four books, a national motivational speaker, and an enthralling singer/songwriter.
Through her music, public speaking, and artistic skill, Shanaya has worked endlessly for over six years with exuberant passion to influence society in a positive manner for a confident and stronger way of living.
She explains, “I have worked tremendously hard to get to where I am with my career. Nobody gave me anything for free.”
Shanaya’s music has caught the eyes and ears of entertainment industry professionals. One of which will be featured in an upcoming television series. “To be recognized in the music industry as a serious artist is certainly gratifying,” stated Shanaya.
The musician’s track “Of Destruction,” is about one’s inability to distinguish between good and bad, yet realizing that there’s a good in every bad and a bad in every good.
“It’s about seeing and understanding that, so you’re not blinded by reality,” she explained.
As this young rocker perfects her craft and continues to be a positive role model for people everywhere, she has no intentions of slowing down anytime soon. In fact, she’s in the stages of finishing her fifth book—her first sci-fi/fantasy novel. Shanaya continues to captivate us all.
To learn more about Shanaya, check her out on her website. You can also find her on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Wikipedia.