Haynzy (Matthew Haynes) is a cool, young, fresh new style of British Urban artist hailing from North London. The singer/songwriter’s style infuses mixing smooth, melodic, edgy vocals with hard hitting and creative urban beats. He has released a number of urban and Funky House hits and worked with UK artists including Crazy Cousins, Boy Better Know and Scorcher, to name a few.
Growing up in North London, the talented 23 year old follows a successful line of UK artists to stem from the area in particular, Skepta, Scorcher, JME, Frisco, Chipmunk and Wretch 32. Haynzy began singing backing vocals for artists like Raghav and Darren B. before recording and releasing his own records under Music Company and record label Blue Colla Music. Haynzy’s Irish and Barbadian mixed background influences his creative and edgy sound, mixing dubstep elements with grime, rap and hard hitting urban beats with a blend of smooth top lines and vocals. Haynzy’s relatable topical issues of relationship troubles and love tell a story that relates to males and females alike.
Haynzy has already received credible recognition for his contribution to music as a Nominee for the Spirit of London Award for achievement in music. He has performed at prominent venues across the country including the O2 arena in London. Haynzy delivered his international debut with the band of award winning American RnB singer Neyo in Atlanta for the annual Independence Day celebrations.
Haynzy has appeared on many of the major UK network music channels including Kiss, MTV Base, Flava and Channel AKA and he has worked with the likes of Scorcher, Teezy, Frisco, Jammer, BBK, Crazy Cousinz, Aidonia, Aggro Santos and DJ Ironik.
The multi-talented music artist is turning his skills to acting in upcoming film titled ‘A Landscape Of Lies’ which is set to release February 2012.
Haynzy will definetley be one to watch rise with his forthcoming E.P ‘Creating Monsters’ as he sets out to inject some fresh, hard hitting and sensual energy into the UK music scene in 2012.