Sushree Nazia Sayeed was born on 14 September 1980 at Cuttack. She inherited the art of Music as a family tradition and received her initial training from her parents Md. Sikandar Alam and her mother Smt. Naima Alam. She further received training in the Hindustani music from Shri Mashkoor Ali and Odissi music from Shri Keshav Chandra Raut. She is Sangeet Visharad in Hindustani music from Akhil Bharatiya Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal, Mumbai and also completed M.A. in Sociology from the Utkal University.
Sushree Nazia Sayeed performed in a number of prestigious music festivals including the Jaydeva festival, Odissi Sangeet Utsav, Khajuraho Dance Festival, Sankhya festival of Krishna Gana Sabha, National festival of Odissi Dance and Music. She has also got opportunity to present her art in many countries such as Chicago, Houston, Minneapolis, New Jersey, Dallas and Bangladesh.
Sushree Nazia Sayeed has been rewarded for her talent with the Best Singer award by Sur Tarang, the Kokilakanthi award from Utkal Banga Sanskrutika Parishad. She has many recordings to her credit.
Sushree Nazia Sayeed is awarded the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar of Sangeet Natak Akademi for the year 2009 for her notable talent in the field of Odissi Music.