She was born Amanda Ava Koci in Milwaukee and raised in Virginia. The singer found early success with the song “Clap You Hands” by Le Youth – on which she was featured. Her first release, “My Way.” became a hit in Europe. Her third release, “Sweet But Psycho,” went to #1 in several countries including Sweden and was released to U.S. radio in the fall of 2018. The song was produced by Grammy-nominated producer Cirkut ( The Weeknd, Katy Perry, Rihanna)and co written with Madison Love (Camila Cabello, Halsey). The singer cites Celine Dion, Whitney Houston and Mariah Carey as inspirations and now lives in L.A. as she prepares her debut album for Atlantic Records.