MAYABAYU is a Solo Artiste based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Born Beverly Rachel Matujal, she grew up in the coastal state of Sabah and developed a passion for songwriting at a very young age, penning her first song when she was just 11. She has gathered many acclaims for her solo work, including winning the Global VIMA Award for Overall Best Female Artiste in 2018.
In the beginning stages of her career, she dabbled in the indie folk-country genre. Since then, her sound has evolved into a unique blend of synth-pop and East Malaysian tribal elements.