At only 21 years old, Gia Woods is breaking stereotypes and building bridges. Her traditional Persian upbringing is an unlikely combination with her passion for music, but growing up Woods was adamant about teaching herself an assortment of instruments and faithfully fangirling over artists like Madonna and Radiohead.
After choosing the moniker Gia Woods and making headlines with her breakout single, “Only A Girl”, Woods performed her first-ever show at LA Pride. The queer artist advocates for self-love and acceptance, a message very clear in her music.
I sat down with Gia Woods to talk about her latest single, “New Girlfriend”, and the waves she’s making in the music world.