Lauv is a truly international sensation. After releasing his debut EP in 2015 called Lost in the Light, his 2018 follow-up compilation album called I Met You When I Was 18 (The Playlist) hit No. 50 on the US Billboard chart, No. 30 on the US Indie chart, No. 64 in Australia, No. 77 in Belgium, No. 40 in Canada and No. 105 in The Netherlands. He's headlined four tours: 2017's Late Nights, Deep Talks Tour across the US; 2018's I Met You When I Was 18 World Tour across the US, Australia, Europe and Canada; 2019's Fall Tour across the US and Europe; and 2019's Asia Tour.
Born Ari Staprans Leff in 1994 in San Francisco, Calif., Lauv learned multiple musical instruments at a young age and started writing his own songs in middle school. In high school, Lauv played in a series of bands and learned to play jazz before turning to electronica. He studied music technology at New York University's Steinhardt School, then went on to intern at Jungle City Studios. In 2018 Lauv was nominated for Breakout Artist at the Teen Choice Awards, and in 2019 he was nominated for Best New Pop Artist at the iHeartRadio Music Awards. In addition to writing his own originals, Lauv has written songs for artists like Charli XCX, Demi Lovato and Cheat Codes. Lauv also produced a second, eponymous EP and a remix of I Met You When I Was 18 (The Extras). Lauv was also the featured artist on the DJ Snake track "A Different Way." Lauv's debut studio album How I'm Feeling releases in 2019. His stage name comes from his zodiac sign, Leo, the word "lauv" being Latvian for lion.
Where can I buy Lauv tickets?
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What can I expect from Lauv?
When you see Lauv live, in addition to hearing him sing, you'll hear him play other instruments. As he is know to pick up the guitar or viola or sit behind the piano or drums over the course of the performance.
What songs might I hear in a Lauv setlist?
At any Lauv show, you'll hear many of his hit singles like "Reforget," "The Other," "I Like Me Better," "Easy Love," "Pais in the Rain," "Superhero," "There's No Way," "I'm So Tired," "Drugs & the Internet," "Sad Forever" and "F*ck, I'm Lonely."
Where can I see a Lauv concert?
You can catch a Lauv show at venues around the world. US stops on the Lauv tour include places like the Riviera Theatre Lounge in Chicago, Ill., the Fox Theatre in Oakland, Calif., and The Anthem in Washington, DC, among many others. Lauv is also a frequent performer at many major annual music festivals all over the world like Life is Beautiful Festival in Downtown Las Vegas, Nev., Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif., and Oshega Festival at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, Canada. Keep checking back at StubHub for Lauv concert locations near you as his schedule is continuously updated.
Who are Lauv's influences?
Go to a Lauv show and you may pick up on some of his musical influences like Paul Simon, John Mayer, Coldplay and Jon Bellion.
What artists are similar to Lauv?
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