The Woman, real name Glenda Martinez is of Garifuna Decent, by way of Honduras, Central America. Born and raised in East New York, Brooklyn, Toni developed a style and edge like no other. Fusing all the elements of her traditions and culture this talented female with a strong entrepreneurial spirit is ready to take on the world.
ToniSteelz(one word) is a Multi Award winning Best Female Rapper of the Year in the All Star Music Awards 2013, Underground Music Awards 2014 and Lady Flava Music Awards of Connecticut 2015. Toni has made a name for herself, More notably as ½ of the Multi Award Winning Male/Female Hip Hop duo BLACKSTEELZ. Toni has continued to raise the bar without compromising her originality. She has been creating music with producers such as Canei Finch, Raheim Beyah formerly of Czar Entertainment, Hassan Shareef, Jimi Kendrix and Drawzilla of Comrades Corp which is just a few who are helping brand that ToniSteelz sound.
ToniSteelz is no stranger to the stage, having performed in every major showcase in and around the tri state area, acting on stage in various off Broadway productions as well as modeling for companies such as Pelle Pelle Toni has solidified herself as an all-around all American entertainer. Host, Producer and Programmer for her talk show #ItsAGOwithToniSteelz Co-Host of Video Music Box alongside The Legendary Ralph McDaniels, ToniSteelz has continuously shown her diversity, will and knowledge and continue to push the limits and explore her talents. Having performed in venues such as Madison Square Garden, Times Square Arts Center, SOB’s, BB KINGS, THE TRIAD and many more…opening up for artists such as Faith Evans, Naughty By Nature, Ice T and many more, ToniSteelz is ready to embark on a world tour, model for the thick and sexy and represent for women that look like her.
TonSteelz’s 1st solo project "Just Me" release July of 2012 has been placed on countless digital sites and blogs for your listening and purchasing pleasure. The video for "Google Me" which was the 1st single off the album premiered on Video Music Box and is currently still being placed on countless blogs, sites and played on radio stations around the world. With over 12,000 views on YouTube the latest Ep "Bogies, Thotties & a Blunts" will surely surpass " Just Me". There is So much more to come from ToniSteelz "Ur Favorite HoodCHic" Stay tune....U Already Know, #ItsAGO™