Maiya Sykes

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Maiya Sykes is a classically trained vocalist, producer, vocal arranger and entrepreneur. She has a degree in political science from Yale university and a master’s of distinction from her fellowship at Oxford. She also studied keyboard performance at the Musicians Institute, where she was an instructor until 2021.

Maiya has provided back-up vocals for Macy Gray, Rod Wave, Lil Durk, Wayne Brady, Fantasia, Michael Buble, Everlast, Avril Lavigne, My Morning Jacket and Ringo Starr. Her backgrounds vocals have been featured in many films including the Oscar award winning film La La Land, the critically acclaimed Dolomite is My Name, and Netflix series Waffles and Mochi.

Shortly after her four-chair turning debut on season 7 of The Voice, Maiya began working with 2 groups that became YouTube sensations, Postmodern Juxebox and Scary Pockets. Her featured videos with both groups have received over 17 million views and have been mentioned in Time Magazine and the Huffington Post.

Currently, Maiya is busy working on her own projects, including an album of all original music.

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