“I believe when you’re on that stage you should give it your all and never short change the audience.”
With a wealth of experience under her belt, it is no wonder that the stage is Martay’s second home. She is undeniably an alrounder and a true performer. Not only is she a singer and rapper, but a trained dancer too, which is ever-present when she’s throwing down vocals on a live set. With an energy that captivates the crowd every time and powerhouse vocals teamed with undeniable stage presence, Martay keeps the audience hooked and the dance floor filled!
Martay first broke into the music industry at the tender age of 13 when she signed her first major recording contract with Cooltempo, Chrysalis Records alongside music producer DBM. This was to be the starting block for her continued journey through the music industry. From playing lead roles in west end shows such as The Lion King and Stomp, (performing at 2012 Olympics closing ceremony), to studio sessions for the likes of Dina Carroll, Heather Smalls, Kim Wilde and John Reid (Night Crawlers). Martay later landed a record deal as a solo artist with Riverhorse Records (Sony Music).
Martay collaborations have continued -with the likes of The Schizofreniks working with Leona Lewis, Tinchy Stryder and Tinie Tempah. Pioneering Dubstep and Grime Producer and DJ, MRK 1. And penned several tracks with house music producer Lokate, (Black Butter Recorders, Armada and Sony ATV).