Martie Faye is a Filipino-born singer, New England raised songwriter, and is a matchstick about to spark. Born in Naga City, Philippines and raised on karaoke and various school and church choirs, Martie Faye's sweet, storytelling vocals can pack a punch.
Her lyricism is both informed and influenced by her favorite poets and writers (Dickinson, Frost, Carver), as well as her favorite artists (Whitney Houston, Taylor Swift, Lorde, Maggie Rogers). Making her solo debut in Los Angeles in 2018, Martie Faye has been on a steady climb since.
In July 2018, Martie Faye had her first recording session at Savvy Soundz Studios (Chatsworth, CA), releasing her debut single "Everything You Need" on October 12th in the same year. Her follow up single, "Magnetize," was released on January 11, 2019. In March 2019, Martie Faye uprooted from Agawam, MA to pursue music full time in Los Angeles, CA. In the months to follow, she has performed at Hollywood open mics and on the Walk of Fame.
In August 2019, Martie Faye was the first featured artist of the Hollywood Library's Vox Open Mic night. Notably, she was chosen to perform at NBC's The Voice Open Mic Night at The Hotel Café in September 2019. Throughout 2020, Martie Faye has been learning how to produce, mix, and master her own music, all within the walls of her LA apartment. In the summer of 2021, she participated in the pilot program Today at Apple Creative Studios.