‘ayaz v’ is a Canadian singer/songwriter from Toronto, with a diverse sound ranging from R&B/soul with influences of reggae and hip-hop citing influences that include Amy Winehouse, Lauryn Hill, and John Mayer to name a few.
After ayaz v finished his undergrad and moved back home, he started writing his own songs, inspired by a broken heart and uncertain future. Before he knew it, the ink of his thoughts started flowing into words on paper with melodies that poured from the soul. He hopes that his music is able to inspire and bring strength through vulnerability, so that his fans will never feel alone, no matter what emotions they are experiencing.
Canada’s Walk of Fame Festival at Yonge-Dundas Square (September 2016)
Opened for Matt Dusk at the MOD Club Theatre (September 2016)
Canada’s Walk of Fame Broadcast Gala (Aired on Global TV December 2016)
Opened for Jonathan Roy at the Drake Hotel (January 2017)
Grand Prize Winner of the 2016 Canada’s Walk of Fame Emerging Artist Music
Semi-Finalist in the 2017 Canadian Songwriting Competition for the hip-hop/r&b category