Lizzy McAvoy is a singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer and The Girl In The Apron. She left her hometown of Newark, Ohio at age 16 to pursue her music dreams in Nashville TN. Lizzy signed her first deal at age 18 with Major Bob Music and began producing her own records. At age 21, she signed her second deal with Universal Music Publishing Group; penning close to 400 songs in 4 years. Lizzy has been professionally doing music for over 10 years and has accumulated over 25 outside recordings with various artists. Her most notable recordings are “BRAVE” off Lizzy’s latest record, Be Brave, which was chosen for CMT’s Artist Discovery spending 12 weeks in the top 10 and 3 weeks at #2, “Borrowed Time” recorded by country duo, Thompson Square, and featured in the Major Motion Picture Nicholas Spark’s The Best of Me, “Love On A Maybe” written with and recorded by renowned and award winning artist Jo Dee Messina.
Her most recent cuts include “Long Live the Dreamers” featured as part of RAM Trucks “Long Live the Storytellers” campaign and “Live Love Learn” recorded by Europe’s EDM sensation Sondr ft. Peg Parnevik receiving over 11 million streams on Spotify and over 5 million views on YouTube. When Lizzy isn’t writing songs, she’s in her studio. Lizzy has accumulated close to 9 Martin Guitars and an array of musical instruments, which she enjoys playing, including the 5 string banjo, electric bass, Irish Bouzouki and piano. She has had the opportunity to attend Sweetwater’s GearFest since 2015, demonstrating products for Martin Guitars, Rupert Neve Design and Bose.
Lizzy is partnered with Audient, UK based pro audio company, working on their innovative analog console, the ASP 4816. Be sure to catch Lizzy’s Audient VLOG at Audient’s website. Lizzy is an avid cook and last year started sharing her passion through her cooking show and recipe blog, The Girl In The Apron. Lizzy shares one of her favorite food memories, a new song and recipe every other week with foodie followers. The Girl In The Apron is all about empowering the next generation to get excited about creating in the kitchen with quick, easy and affordable meals “it’s quick, it’s easy and here’s how you do it”. Lizzy is excited to release her next record, slated for a spring 2018 release. Outside of music and cooking, Lizzy loves spending time with her family and friends, her family pets (four cats, black lab puppy and saltwater aquarium) and volunteering at Walden’s Puddle (Mid Tennessee’s Wildlife Rehabilitation Center). Lizzy is an amateur knitter, sewer and home DIY project enthusiast. Be sure to catch the latest Lizzy News and The Girl In The Apron.