Aywy /eɪwaɪ/ is the project of 23 year old Sydney record producer Ananthu Nair, known for his abstract, electronic, genre bending compositions. Aywy is also the co-founder of the record label/collective, Flow-Fi. His productions are notably an amalgam of bass, house, hip hop and soul music.
Working in frequent collaboration with label-mates, Ekali, EphRem & Fortune to create tracks that have amassed millions of plays online. The last year has seen official Aywy remixes for GoldLink and recognition from Maxwell for his remix of ‘Ascension’ with London based, Sh?m, as well as receiving airplay on BBC1 & BBC1Xtra for singles ‘Opiate’ & ‘Adderall’.
“He’s got versatile things featured here like swinging hip-hop flavored house flips of R&B tracks to romantic trap to rugged Brainfeeder-type beats scene bangers. Apparently this flex is very real and I’m on board”. – (Complex)
“He’s the perfect embodiment of what someone “blowing up on SoundCloud” looks like… the best part? He’s doing it without sacrificing himself or his vision.” – (Pigeons & Planes)
The figurehead of Sydney’s own FLUX events, comes equipped with an arsenal of original compositions, remixes and notable selections, both old and new, Aywy’s acclaimed live show has seen him play interstate and internationally, sharing the boards and hosting events alongside some of the most exciting artists in the genre including; Hucci, Ekali and UV Boi.
With a cult following from fans, producers and industry pundits alike anticipating future moves from this producer, taste-maker and recent signing to the Kosher Touring booking agency, Aywy is set to make his mark.