Maria Lawson Rhythm and blues Artist

Maria Lawson is an English singer who finished in eighth place in the second UK series of television talent show The X Factor in 2005. Lawson was born and raised in London. She is the youngest in a family of five, with three brothers and one sister. Maria is of Jamaican, Chinese and Cuban Desent. Her Mother being Jamaican and her father part Cuban. Her grand father Chinese from the family descending from the name Chang. Before finding fame on The X Factor, Lawson was discovered by Active Music Management, who obtained her first record deal with President Records and her first publishing deal. Her first single was "A Night to Remember" which was used by the Gala Bingo Advert after the producers of the advert thought that her version was better than the original. Lawson was in a band called Skye, managed by her husband, Lawrence Garry. Kyra Simone provided backing vocals, Mark Coutier and Mark Hubden played guitar, Evgeni Vachov was on bass and the drums were courtesy of Ramy Abood. Some of Skye's most popular tracks included "Woman's Intuition" and "Body & Soul". Lawson was signed to Peer Music Publishing from 2002 to 2005 and started her career as a published singer/songwriter.

Personal details

Date of birth
May 24th, 1975
Places lived
London , United Kingdom
pop. 8,308,000 (2013)

Music albums

Album title Release date Release type Recording type Recording length Additional artists Contributors
Rain on Me
Rhythm and blues, Pop music, Rock music, Soul music
January, 2009 Album
August 14th, 2006 Single
Maria Lawson
Soul music, Rhythm and blues, Pop music
August 28th, 2006 Album


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