Teria Morada of Azucar Picante ENT is an accomplished Entertainer!
Teria is known as a Latin Fusionista, Professional Singer/Lyricist & Dancer/Choreographer.
3x Canadian Latin Music Award recipient, former 2 time Jr. Canadian Rhythmic Gymnastics Champion & National Team Member and multiple time Latin Dance Champion. She started her artistic endeavors and training at the age of 3!
Teria partnered up with Alonso Mendez who also is co-producing and co-writing her EP, “Bon Voyage” preceded by the single “Bon Voyage” which was released in May 2023, featuring 5 time Juno Winner, Choclair! The remix went #1 on the DJ Life Mag charts for National Latin Dance Poole!! They were also featured on Breakfast Television, CP24, Occhi Magazine, Too Opinionated podcast and RadioNotas to name a few.
Check out Teria’s first. NFT “TT Cobra” https://web.eq.exchange/artists/teriamoradamusic345 and listen to its remix on all platforms. On Halloween 2022, Teria’s Single “TT Cobra” was played on the Satellite Radio show, Caliente 151 on SiriusXM by DJ Kito & Johnni El Picoso for the first time. A milestone for Teria as it's her favourite station for years!
On February 14th, 2022 the official remix of “Pon Fire” was launched with Matt U. Johnson, Karl Wolf and Snoop Dogg!
Teria’s first solo album “Aries” came out on her birthday 4/6/2021. It includes several collaborations with TJ Habibi, Sensei Música, William Dinero, Joelle Sahar, BenAnthony LaVoz, Juan de Sedas, SLuv, MM6eatz, El Cata and many more.
In 2020 Another release for Teria was “Boom Boom Boom” a duet with El Cata “Ratata” (writer and featured artist in Shakira’s Loca and Rabiosa, Spanish versions)
Also that year, she co-wrote an international collaboration “Tranqui” with Venezuelan Artist Rub Amaya and Venezuelan Natives, Producers Axel (Spain) & Jeizer (Netherlands) and also co-written by Joe Philly (USA). Tranqui is a Spanglish pop/dance/reggaeton fusion released via record label in Spain, Addicting Records.
In the summer of 2019, Teria Morada and BenAnthony LaVoz joined forces for a project (a.k.a. artist name “TEN’) and went on their first media tour in The Dominican Republic. “TEN” recorded “Beat that Drum” (Sheldon SLuv Moore) & “SoloS” (Juan De Sedas) among several other collaborations. These two were also part of the opening act for Bad Bunny last August with El Norte, a collaboration with 3 other local, latin artists in Toronto which recorded and released this reggaeton/trap latino track to commemorate the Toronto Raptors win which also won them, 2 Canadian-Latin Music awards. In 2021 they collaborated on a new trio track “Love & Loss” with Delon Om, produced by David Neale.
In the fall of 2019, Teria’s single “Zarandeo” produced by MedyLandia was released. One of her personal favourites. It held the #1 spot in Canada, 22 weeks consecutively on independent artist site Number One Music and #1 in Canada on ReverbNation for 5 weeks followed by another release in 3 languages “Tudo Bem Tudo Bom” (MMBeatz/TJ Habibi) also hit #1 on N1M
Teria was deemed the 2017 Entertainer of the year by KAHAN Productions and the Latino-Canadian Community and was nicknamed Canada's JLO.
Teria has also opened for Bad Bunny, JenCarlos Canela, Prince Royce and Plan B-(with La Revolucion Musical), Los Adolecentes, DLG, Gilberto Santarosa and Grupo Niche
Teria was part of Latin Urban trío Latin Supremo Allstars (LSA) circa 2008 and played many club gigs in Los Angeles as well as vocal features for several hip hop artists from Blunt Ent. Records West. Teria And Alexander Perls co-wrote club track “Salvador” that was later remixed into 7 versions by Dion Mavath (Indo/Australian Dj based in Dubai) along with several top DJs and it made it to #1 in several countries and a Sound Cloud top 10. It was also on an official Ibiza album and approximately 25 other house music compilations
Teria has performed at a broad variety of events:
(Not in order)
Summer Soulsa Carnival New Brunswick
21’ 22’ 23’
Diwali Razzmatazz 2015-2022
BB Kings at Universal Studios, CA
The Knitting Factory Hollywood, CA
House of Blues Hollywood, CA
The rooftop at the Rio Las Vegas
A Carnival bash at The Playboy Mansion
The Rundown movie premier at Universal Studios for Dwayne ‘’The Rock” Johnson
Axl Rose of Guns ‘N' Roses private Halloween party in Malibu
Toronto Salsa Festival
Washington DC Salsa Festival with Los Rumberos
Rhythm of Dance, Hollywood with Los Rumberos
Key Clubs original Carnival/Choreographers Ball’s first ever Bollywood Show with Karmagraphy
Raw, Los Angeles & Toronto with Karmagraphy & Azucar Picante Ent
The Beijing Garden Expo & Beijing International Triathlon in China
Poker Kings event in Dublin, Ireland
Samba Samba in South Korea
NYE countdown at City Hall and Niagara Falls with SNOW
Tribal Fest featured Performer in Guadalajara, Mexico
Los Angeles Gay Pride parade along side Madonna back up Singer Niki Harris and dancer, co-creator of Vogue, Luis Camacho
Singer and Belly dancer at El Floridita’s Hollywood, for actress and friend, Sofia Milos (CSI Miami/Sopranos) Birthday bash
PanAm Games Coca Cola concert series in Niagara Falls representing Canada, Cuba & USA
A Toyota dealership and Jamun Media in Toronto cast this triple threat to sing their brands jingle, dance in, choreograph and cast 20 dancers in their commercial
Teria also choreographs for dancers and gymnasts all over the world from beginner to Olympic and World professional levels. This includes Canada’s Rhythmic Gymnastics 2012 Olympic team
A classical indian dance school “Dizoja” certified Teria as a pioneer of Bollywood and Bhangra in Guadalajara, Mexico
In September 2016, she starred in the musical "Follow your Heart", a love story of taboo and tradition, alongside many of her dance company members within 50 cast mates. Teria danced in 16 pieces and choreographed 8 in this production and was an integral part of the casting team. Her original song “Takin’ me Higher” was also featured in the musical
Other credits include:
Choreographer of Belly/Reggaeton fusion for the World Renowned Bellydance Superstars by Miles Copeland (former Manager of Sting/The Police)
Alongside “Making Moves Universal” founder, Dr. Niraj Mehta, they co-choreographed and danced in the award winning short film “Bollywood Invasion” by Shaan Dasani as well as a few tributes to Michael Jackson
Bohemia Dance, Adam Basma Dance Company, The BellyTwins, Rio Brazil Ent., Raíz Brazil and Karmagraphy in California and in Toronto, SamelTanz, Samba Connection,
Tropicana Queens, JoDani Ent, Samba Heat, D’Style, Caliente Dance, Sangre Caliente.
In Tony Plana’s “Romeo and Juliet” The Pachuco Version, Teria was dance captain and lead dancer, Rosalina Gomez alongside actor Kurt Caceres (Prison Break, Sons of Anarchy, General Hospital, Threat Matrix) Kurt also Cameoed in Teria’s music video “Mi Vida Mi Amor”
She has also shared the stage with Bollywood stars, Mallika Sherwat and Nargis Fakhri, Armenian/Lebanese star Robert Chilingirian, Algerian star Cheb Khaled and Iranian mega stars, KamyaR, Black Cats, Mansour, Mohamed Khordadian, Farshid Amin, Andy Madadian, Pouya, Afshin, David Behboodi, Shore and Shahram Solati, Max Amini, Leila F. and Toronto’s own Sahab Habibi
Teria was also part of the Los Rumberos dance company in Los Angeles and partnered with Francisco Vazquez, the pioneer of LA style salsa as well as with actor/dancers Al Coronel (Wolverine sequel Logan, Man with a plan, Lucifer), the original Power Ranger, Walter E. Jones and Hollywood stylist, Willie Watana
In her earlier years, Teria was inducted in the Vaughan Sports hall of fame for Rhythmic Gymnastics
T.V. commercial credits include, Sears, Kool-Aid, Eastside Mario’s and Ontario tourism
TV/Film featured dance rolls include, La Femme Nikita, Save the Last Dance, The Next Step & “Woo” with Jada Pinkett-Smith/Tommy Davidson
In theatre, Lead dancer/singer for the Tropicana Cuban Cabaret (Canada edition, “Havana Nights” hosted by Ismael Cala- CNN Español and Myrna Kahan) as well as Mambo de la Noche
2 Canadian tours with Artist SNOW (Informer/Con Calma) live shows and music videos
Original member of The Papichulo Crew
Original Bacardi Salsa congress in Puerto Rico performer
Singing/dancing in the impersonation show of Julio Sabala
*One of the highlights of Teria’s performance career was to share the stage with Salsa legend Oscar D’Leon and dance the legendary