A British-born singer-songwriter and producer who resides in Los Angeles is pleased to announce he has beaten thousands of other acts to be named in the UK’s top ten Unsigned Bands. The singer, who learned the ins and out of the music business has recently released his latest single titled Hollywood. The single appeared on Journey of a Female Comic
Los Angeles, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/12/2015 -- Mayden Hollywood, a singer and producer who recently released his new single titled Hollywood, has beaten thousands of other acts to be named in the UK's top ten Unsigned Bands.
The former A&R man for Balance Productions in New York was originally from Birmingham, England. He has now become a successful American producer and now resides in Los Angeles where his fan base continues to grow around the world. He was nominated in the best song category at the 2015 Unsigned Music Awards (UMAs).
Since the awards were launched in 2012, more than 23,000 music fans have voted for their best-unsigned bands. Those who have voted include the general public, singers and celebrities, including Frank Turner and International footballer Gareth Bale.
Mayden Hollywood said of the nomination, "Todays Music is considered to be a culturally enriching Art form, and I'm very proud to be able to be a part of it. There has been no better time to be a Recording Artist than now''.
The singer-songwriter has seen his career go from strength to strength. His latest single, which is titled 'Hollywood', has excited his fans. The song that was in Journey of a Female Comic has received positive reviews from fans and the media.
The other categories include Best Female, Best Male and Best Song, which was previously won by Leicestershire born Molly Smitten-Downes whose career was boosted when she went on to represent the UK at the Eurovision Song Contest.
The winner of the awards, which are hosted by Best of British Bands (Bob Unsigned) will be voted for by the public through an online public vote. BoB Unsigned is the UK's number one website for 'Unsigned Music' and supplies a weekly radio show to 70FM stations in 15 countries.
Matt Graveling, BoB founder, said: "The UK produces the best musicians in the world and we get to play them before anyone else! The UMAs are the much-needed recognition that these musicians need in order to realize just how good they are".
The judges for this year's awards, are: Huey Morgan, Fun Lovin' Criminals frontman and presenter for BBC 6 Music, Max Helyer, guitarist for rock band You Me at Six and staff at the music magazine 'Q'.
Max Helyer said: " New music is the lifeblood of our industry and being the first to see the stars of tomorrow is something all true music fans are passionate about!"
Huey Morgan said: "If those of us who have jumped into the deep end don't report back to the next generation what we have experienced, we would be remiss in our endeavor."
This year's awards is sponsored by Richer Unsigned, another platform supporting upcoming musicians, created by Julian Richer, the founder of the UK's biggest Hi-Fi retailer Richer Sounds.
The vote for Best Unsigned Band 2015 takes place at http://www.bobunsigned.com or to learn more about Mayden Hollywood, please visit http://www.maydenhollywood.com/
For further information, or to request an interview please contact:
Tel: +011 424-333-1623
Email: Mayden Hollywood @gmail.com
Matt Graveling, Co-Founder, Best of British Unsigned
Tel: +44 (0)77-259-769-74
About Mayden Hollywood
MAYDEN HOLLYWOOD - Indie Pop Audio Artist Mayden Hollywood is a British-born American producer-singer songwriter a former A&R for balance productions a new York City-based production company where he learned the in and the outs of the music business