Growing up in Gjøvik, Farida started to dance at a very young age. After being picked up by Norways best dancers she got to open up for artists such as Ne-Yo, Method Man and Ryan Leslie. She attended music schools at the same time but found later realised she wanted to pursue her music career. "I always knew entertainment was it for me, I just didn't realise I could do so many things at the same time. Which is what I love about this industry".
After playing the largest Showcase festival in Scandinavia by:Larm, the largest festival in Norway, Øya, Farida was also the first ever to perform at the first Red Bull Sound Select in Oslo, Norway august 2016 where she opened up for Dua Lipa.
Farida performed at the Showcase festival SXSW in Texas in march 2017, and was featured on the FADER and NYLON's "One To Watch" list for 2017.
She also appeared on CNN.com for standing up against Trumps Travel Ban.
September 15th 2017 her New single "New York" premiered on various blogs, radio and Spotify. "New York" is off of Farida's new album coming in 2018 and a collaboration with Norwegian producer Undr.