Jamia Simone Nash

Biography: Jamia Simone Nash was born on August 21st 1996 in Virginia Beach, Virginia (Currently resides in Atlanta). She first started singing when she was just 2 years old, and was discovered when she was 5, after winning the Apollo Kids Talent Search Competition at Atlanta's Gwinnett Place Mall. Jamia went on to appear on "Showtime at the Apollo" where she sang the Alicia Keys song, "Fallin" and WOWed the audience. Since then, she has become a proven performer who has shared the stage with many big named artists and she's only 10 years old.

Jamia has appeared on "Showtime at the Apollo" 2 times since her discovery and she's also appeared on "BETs Celebration of Gospel", "The Tonight Show w/ Jay Leno", "The Maury Show" twice and a host of other shows. She also lends her singing voice to the character "Uniqua" on the Nick Jr. animated show "The Backyardigans". Not only does Jamia sing, she's also an actress who has been seen on shows like "My Wife and Kids", "Half and Half" and
Jamia Simone Nash was born on August 21st 1996 in Virginia Beach, Virginia (Currently resides in Atlanta). She first started singing when she was just 2 years old, and was discovered when she was 5, after winning the Apollo Kids Talent Search Competition at Atlanta's Gwinnett Place Mall. Jamia went on to appear on "Showtime at the Apollo" where she sang the Alicia Keys song, "Fallin" and WOWed the audience. Since then, she has become a proven performer who has shared the stage with many big named artists and she's only 10 years old.

Jamia has appeared on "Showtime at the Apollo" 2 times since her discovery and she's also appeared on "BETs Celebration of Gospel", "The Tonight Show w/ Jay Leno", "The Maury Show" twice and a host of other shows. She also lends her singing voice to the character "Uniqua" on the Nick Jr. animated show "The Backyardigans".

Not only does Jamia sing, she's also an actress who has been seen on shows like "My Wife and Kids", "Half and Half" and "Romeo!" Earlier this year she filmed her first feature film entitled "August Rush" where she will be starring as "Hope" and working along-side Freddie Highmore and Terrence Howard. She will also appear in the Lifetime TV movie "Life Is Not A Fairytale : The Fantasia Barrino Story" where she portrays Fantasia as a young girl.

When Jamia's not working she's just being a kid. She enjoys reading and playing with her little sister Olivia. Olivia is also into singing; both girls were featured on the Talib Kweli song "Black Girl Pain" from his 2004 release 'The Beautiful Struggle'.
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Jamia Simone Nash's Scores

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Average career score: 38
Highest Metascore: 38 August Rush
Lowest Metascore: 38 August Rush
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 1 out of 1
1 movie review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
38 August Rush Nov 21, 2007 Hope 7.5