Born in Ghana, West Africa, and raised between the U.K. and Vancouver, Canada, artist and songwriter, Mauvey, filters his unique batch of alternative pop music with hip hop, R&B/soul always alongside his message: Love. “My message will always be Love” says Mauvey, who has designed his projects to distribute Love through the creative narratives of intentional songwriting, intelligent melody, and hypnotic beat.
Mauvey has been influenced by artists like Michael Jackson, Kanye West, Oumou Sangaré, Prince, Childish Gambino, Labrinth, NAO, The Weeknd, and Andre 3000, as he goes on to state: “I am inspired by artists who made contributions so significant that they or their music will never be forgotten”.
A passionate Mauvey says, “If my entire music career is a giant book about the rigours of Love, the ups, the downs, the highs and the complicated lows, I’d have done my job of distributing Love”, he goes on to say, “I want to be clear about what I’m talking, singing and rapping about – no games – I don’t know everything, but I know that Love is everything, there’s no better subject.”
In Summer 2020, Mauvey was awarded by the MOBO Help Musicians Fund. Mauvey has also been well supported by Huw Stephens’ BBC Music Introducing on Radio 1, including being Mercury Prize nominee Georgia’s ‘pick’. As well, Mauvey has gained backing from Jamz Supernova on Selector Radio (British Arts Council), after partnering up with W Songs, Warner Music UK’s publishing subsidiary.
‘The singer-rapper-songwriter is a breath of fresh air with his unforgettable authenticity projected in his music.’ – Notion Magazine
Mauvey’s powerful lyrical content is unashamed, he isn’t perfect, and he’s not trying to be. Love is his mission, not just words in songs. The themes are not always black and white, at times, they’re a bit Mauvey.
10 December 2021
The Florist (Mixtape)
04 May 2022
22 October 2021
I Won’t Lie
24 September 2021
Irrational / Insecure
Upcoming Tour Dates
Sketch | London, UK
Tyne Bank Brewery & Tap Room | Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Sofar Sounds | Newcastle, UK
Sofar Sounds | London, UK
The Grace | London, UK
Laketown Shakedown | Lake Cowichan, BC
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17 May, 2022
Vancouver-via-London artist Mauvey has shared his first single of the year “The King,” along with a visualizer for the track. Exploring ideas of equality...Read More
16 May, 2022
Singer-songwriter Mauvey recently released an empowering, alt-pop anthem, “The King”. The single marks the Vancouver, BC and London, UK based artist’s first release since his 2021...Read More
10 December, 2021
“I wanted to deliver something human with this mixtape. Love, at the end of the day, is real and unpredictable” By Kaelen BellPublished Dec 10,...Read More