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Conor Maynard

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Touted as the British answer to Canadian pop sensation Justin Bieber, Brighton-born Conor Maynard also rose to prominence through cover versions posted on YouTube. Born in 1992, Maynard had been singing since a young age, but it wasn’t until 2008 that he posted his first video -- a cover of Lee Carr’s “Breathe” -- on the video sharing site. Throughout 2009 and 2010, Maynard continued posting cover versions of artists such as Chris Brown, Taio Cruz, and Rihanna, while amassing a considerable following from users subscribing to his YouTube channel. Maynard’s cover of American R&B artist Ne-Yo’s “Beautiful Monster” caught the attention of the singer/songwriter, prompting Ne-Yo to make contact with the rising star. At the end of 2011, MTV U.K. hosted their Brand New for 2012 competition, which enabled fans to vote for their favorite up-and-coming artists. Joined by Lana Del Rey, Delilah, and Lianne La Havas, among others in the competition, Maynard went on to win, picking up 45-percent of the votes. A month later he announced that he’d signed a deal with EMI subsidiary Parlophone, and in April 2012, he released his first single, Can’t Say No. Maynard’s debut album, Contrast, followed three months later and saw him working with a whole host of producers and guest vocalists, including Pharrell Williams, the Invisible Men, Ne-Yo, and Rita Ora. ~ Richard Wilson
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Stations Featuring
Conor Maynard

    Workout Songs

    Workout Songs
    2 songs

    Kids Pop

    Kids Pop
    1 song

Albums by
Conor Maynard

Top Songs by
Conor Maynard

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Turn Around by Ne-Yo
  3.   Vegas Girl
  4.   Can't Say No
  5.   Animal
  6.   Pictures
  7.   R U Crazy
  8.   Royalty
  9.   Don't You Worry Child
  10.   Drowning
  11.   Better Than You by Rita Ora
  12.   Talking About
  13.   Crew Love
  14.   Diamonds
  15.   Starships
  16.   Lift Off by Pharrell Williams
  17.   Just In Case
  18.   Take Off
  19.   Marvins Room
  20.   Glass Girl
  21.   Another One
  22.   Mary Go Round
  23.   Headphones

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