Ava Max

Ava Max

Pop Singer

Amanda Ava Koci, known professionally as Ava Max, is an American singer and songwriter. She signed with Atlantic Records in 2016, through which she released her breakthrough single "Sweet but Psycho" in August 2018.

Full Name
Amanda Ava Koci
Feb 16, 1994
5' 1"
Net Worth


Ava Max, born Amanda Koci on February 16th, 1994 in Wisconsin, United States is an American singer and songwriter. She rose to fame with her hit single "Sweet but Psycho" which gained more than 1 billion views on YouTube. Ava was always into music, ever since she can remember. Growing up she was influenced by different genres like pop, R&B, soul and rock. At the age of 17, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career as a professional singer.

Ava released her debut EP "Not Your Barbie Girl" in 2018 which gave her first charting single "My Way". In 2019 she released her second EP "Heaven & Hell" which included her hit single "Sweet But Psycho", which topped the charts in almost 20 countries and earned her several awards and nominations including MTV Europe Music Award for Best Push Artist, MTV Video Music Award for Push Best New Artist and iHeartRadio Music Awards for Best New Pop Artist. Her latest release is the single "Kings & Queens" from March 2020. 

Apart from singing, Ava is also an avid animal rights activist who has spoken out against animal cruelty.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1994</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Ava Max is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On February 16, 1994, Ava Max was born in Wisconsin.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Debut EP</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Ava releases her debut EP, "My Way", independently.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Signs with Atlantic Records</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Ava signs a record deal with Atlantic Records and moves to Los Angeles.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">"Sweet but Psycho" Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Ava's single, "Sweet but Psycho", is released and quickly becomes a global hit.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Headlining Tour</h3><p id="" class

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's an Inspiration</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Ava Max is an inspiration to young women everywhere. Her music speaks to the power of self-love and determination, and she’s a great role model for following your dreams. She’s also been very open about her struggles with mental health, showing us all that it’s okay to talk about our feelings.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Ava Max is incredibly talented. She has a powerful voice and she knows how to use it. Her songs are catchy and uplifting, making them perfect for any kind of occasion. Some of her biggest hits include “Sweet but Psycho”, “Kings & Queens”, and “So Am I”.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She Has Style</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Ava Max always looks amazing on stage and in her music videos. Her style is unique and eye catching. She loves to mix colors and patterns, so there’s never a dull moment when she’s performing. And, she often wears clothes that reflect her personality, which makes her look even more stunning! </p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Pop Artist to Perform at the Grand Ole Opry</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ava Max was the first pop artist to perform at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Signed with Atlantic Records</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ava Max signed with Atlantic Records in 2018 and released her breakthrough single, "Sweet But Psycho", in August of that year.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Born in Wisconsin</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ava Max was born in Wisconsin and grew up in Virginia and Alabama.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Her Real Name is Amanda Koci</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ava Max's real name is Amanda Koci and she chose the stage name Ava Max because it sounded like a warrior princess.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Has Collaborated with Artists Around the World</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ava Max has collaborated with artists from around the world, including Jax Jones, Cheat Codes, and Rudimental.</p></div>


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