About Gavyn

GAVYN BAILEY IS AN AMERICAN SINGER-SONGWRITER FROM ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA. KNOWN FOR HIS QUIRKY AS WELL AS DEEP, OLD FASHIONED LYRICS, HE'S CAPTURED THE ATTENTION OF MANY LISTENERS. GAVYN BEGAN SHOWING INTEREST IN MUSIC AT AGE THREE. AFTER HAVING A KIDNEY TRANSPLANT, HE WAS GIVEN GIFTS OF MANY DIFFERENT MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS TO PLAY WITH. EVER SINCE, HE HAS ONLY HAD MUSIC ON HIS MIND. SONGWRITING HAS ALWAYS BEEN A HUGE PART OF GAVYN’S LIFE. HE HAS WRITTEN HUNDREDS OF SONGS, MOST OF THEM WERE WRITTEN WHEN HE WAS JUST A LITTLE KID. USING GARAGEBAND AS A PLATFORM TO RECORD DEMOS OF HIS MUSIC, THAT’S EXACTLY HOW HE GOT HIS START. AFTER WRITING A FEW ORIGINALS AT AGE TEN, GAVYN TOOK TO MYSPACE TO SHARE HIS MUSIC WITH THE WORLD. HE RECEIVED OVER TEN-THOUSAND HITS. PERFORMING HAS ALSO BEEN A LARGE PART OF GAVYN’S LIFE SINCE HE WAS YOUNG. HE BEGAN TO PLAY WITH HIS COUSINS’ BAND IN CHURCH EVERY SO OFTEN AND TOOK PART IN MANY SCHOOL SHOWS GROWING UP. HAVING HAD A KIDNEY TRANSPLANT AND THE POST TRANSPLANT EFFECTS, HE HAS USED THAT AS MOTIVATION TO WANT TO INSPIRE OTHERS GOING THROUGH THE SAME THING. FAST FORWARD TO 2012. GAVYN HAD BEEN SPREADING AWARENESS OF HIS YOUNG LIFE AND STRUGGLES WITH HEALTH TO NEWSPAPERS AND POPULAR MAGAZINES AROUND CALIFORNIA AND WAS GETTING QUITE THE REACTION. HAVING NO ORIGINAL MUSIC OUT BUT COVERS ON YOUTUBE, HE BEGAN WRITING HIS FIRST EP, SICKLY IN LOVE. "SICKLY IN LOVE" THE EP WAS WRITTEN BY GAVYN, PARKER HERNANDEZ, AND DIXIE MAXWELL.

IT WAS RELEASED IN JANUARY OF 2013 AND PLACED #4 ON THE ITUNES SINGER/SONGWRITER CHARTS. THAT SAME YEAR HE WAS NOMINATED FOR AN OC MUSIC AWARD FOR BEST YOUTH ARTIST AS WELL AS NOMINATED TWO AWARDS AT THE LA MUSIC AWARDS FOR BEST ALBUM AND MALE SINGER/SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR. IN NOVEMBER OF 2013, HE WAS ASKED TO BE A SUPPORTING ACT ON A SCANDINAVIAN TOUR WITH A POPULAR DANISH BAND, DUNE. IN JUNE 2014 GAVYN'S SONG, "ALL GROWED' UP WAS FEATURED IN THE POPULAR CANADIAN MTV SHOW, DEGRASSI. JULY 4TH, 2015, GAVYN RELEASED A SINGLE ON SONY MUSIC/OC HIT FACTORY TITLED "FRAGILE". OCTOBER 2015, GAVYN TOOK PART OF CHOC'S (CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF ORANGE COUNTY) MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE, AS AN AMBASSADOR ALONG SIDE RICK AND KAY WARREN OF SADDLEBACK CHURCH WORLDWIDE. CHOC'S MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE ASPIRES TO CREATE AN OUTSTANDING MENTAL HEALTH SYSTEM OF CARE FOR ALL CHILDREN, TEENS, AND YOUNG ADULTS IN ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA. CHOC'S GOAL IS TO PROVIDE A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH TO PREDIATRIC MENTAL ILLNESS. GAVYN'S GOAL AND VISION IS TO NOT ONLY HELP YOUNG KIDS AND ADULTS WITH PHYSICAL ILLNESS, BUT TO SHOW THAT KIDS, TEENS AND EVEN OLDER ADULTS ARE NOT ALONE IN THE BATTLE OF MENTAL ILLNESS. HE HOPES TO ACHIEVE THAT GOAL THROUGH HIS MUSIC AND AS AN AMBASSADOR FOR CHOC'S MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE. WATCH THE VIDEO HERE. AUGUST 2016, GAVYN SIGNED A PUBLISHING DEAL WITH BUMP INTO GENIUS MUSIC - WARNER/CHAPELL MUSIC.

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MUSIC BY GAVYN

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