South London-born singer-songwriter Maddy Carty is an ex-BRIT School student who went on to study at Leeds College of Music. After graduating, she headed back to London to form her own band, and record her debut album, Come And Get It.
Drawing her inspiration from artists such as Tracy Chapman, India.Arie and Amy Winehouse, Maddy has a soulful sound with honest and relatable lyrics.
She has supported Norman Jay and Madness, played The Brooklyn Bowl with Maxi Priest and performed at venues such as Ronnie Scott's, The Troubadour and The Scoop for More London Festivals.
Maddy's first album, 'Come and Get It' received support from Radio 1xtra, BBC6 and BBC London amongst many others. Her feature track 'Got No Love' has been championed by Mistajam and DJ Target on Radio 1.
Maddy is now writing for others and has cuts with Spinnin' Records, Mad Decent, SKY/SATV and many more.
She is currently working on her new project and the first single 'Same Way' is out now.
New music coming soon!
“Fantastic, great sound. Well done girl!”
Robert Elms BBCLondon
“A strikingly sophisticated and self contained talent Maddy Carty's commanding yet delicate vocal is serviced by original songs of depth and commitment.”
Gavin Martin, Music Journalist
“Sickeningly talented – and using her gifts to make the world seem just a little bit fairer.”
Ian McCann, Record Collector Magazine
"Love her voice, love her song!"
David Rodigan BBC1xtra