Ella Mai Biography (Wikipedia)
Ella Mai Howell (born 3 November 1994) is an English singer and songwriter. Her singing career began at the British and Irish Modern Music Institute in London in 2014, during which time she auditioned as part of a trio on the 11th season of The X Factor. In 2015, she uploaded a four-track solo EP of originals to SoundCloud titled Trouble, and was discovered on social media by American record producer Mustard and signed with his record label, 10 Summers Records.
From 2016 to 2018, she released three EP's on the label, including Time, Change, and Ready. Her self-titled debut studio album was released in October 2018 and featured the singles "Boo'd Up" and "Trip", which were released on 20 February 2018 and 3 August 2018, respectively. In 2019, "Boo'd Up" was nominated for two Grammy Awards: Song of the Year and Best R&B Song, winning for the latter, as well as Mai herself being nominated for British Breakthrough Act at the 2019 Brit Awards. At the 2019 Billboard Music Awards, she won three awards, including the award for Top R&B Artist.
- Ella Mai - Boo'd Up (1Xtra Live 2018)https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06lxh19.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06lxh19.jpg2018-09-22T21:29:00.000ZPerforming live at London's O2 Arena for 1Xtra Live 2018.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06lxh3s
Ella Mai - Boo'd Up (1Xtra Live 2018)
- R&B singer Ella Mai explains the difference between the UK and the US music industryhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cxpvs.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cxpvs.jpg2018-07-05T10:29:00.000ZUK-born Ella Mai (who lives in L.A) explains the differences between the approach to R&Bhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06cxm17
R&B singer Ella Mai explains the difference between the UK and the US music industry
- UK R&B singer Ella Mai joins Ace for 'Everything R&B'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cxg7y.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06cxg7y.jpg2018-07-05T09:35:00.000ZElla Mai talks about working with Chris Brown and names her Top 5 female R&B singershttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06cxd1m
UK R&B singer Ella Mai joins Ace for 'Everything R&B'
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