Always bold, always honest, always real, always Brea. Brea Miles is a significant player to the genre known as Christian Hip Hop. With three projects topping iTunes top 20 and several tours under her belt. Her prolific style and electrifying stage performance makes Brea one of a kind. Born in Richmond, Virginia. Yet raised between North and South Carolina. Brea has a flavor of her own. Deeply rooted in her faith she communicates her passion for Jesus throughout her music. “I love Jesus, I love what He did for us, I’m grateful for His commitment to us. So my aim is to honor Him with what He’s given me. Every song is a gift from God.” Says Brea when asked about her choice and style of music.
When asked about her start Brea shared “I’ve always been interested in music. From the time I was a kid rapping on people’s porches for two dollars. I was a business woman(she jokes with a smile on her face.) I love music. It really is something that God gave me. It’s in my blood my Great Grandfather was an accomplished musician. Who played piano for everybody from Ella Fitzgerald to B.B. King. I’m proud of that I’m proud to come from that.
True to her Military roots she has toured several military bases performing for the Troops.
She also holds a bachelors in communication from grand canyon university. And is the Campus Outreach Coordinator for the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) representing New Beginning Christian Church.
Fans have been patiently waiting for her high energy, motivational, refreshing sound of music. And Brea delivers just that.
Brea has ministered at Ft. Lee (both at the gospel service and during the Spiritual Fitness Concert Series), Ft. Monroe, and Ft. Eustis. She also ministers at Grace Chapel and the annual Freedom Fest both on Ft. Lewis, with plans to continue her military ministry throughout her career.
Brea is the recipient of several awards including:
Favorite Gospel Hip-Hop Artist of The Great Northwest Award
Gospel Extravaganza Award
Three time recipient of the ITM Female Hip-Hop Artist of the Year Award
Kingdom Choice Awards favorite female hip hop artist (nominated)
Music Love Awards female Christian Rap Artist of the year(nominated)
Media & Performances
Brea has appeared on the following:
The Bobby Jones Gospel Show
The National Announcers Guild Conference
Stellar Awards Red Carpet Host
Unashamed/Unspoken Conference Host
National Performances include:
Military SHARP events
Military Mentoring Programs
Washington National Guard Family Resilience Event
Seattle Storm Faith & Family Night
Brea has also acted in Gospel Plays, co-hosted a local television show (ITM—Inside the Music)