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30 lovely truth about LAUV

Singer-musicians do DIY LAV always have a passion to create music and turn their dreams into reality.

Have you ever wondered how long has LauV created music, or what is his hobby?

His hard work and dedication to music reflected not only on the social media platform, but through his work along with many famous singers and artists.

Here are 30 lovely truth about LAUV that you should know!

LAUV 26 years old.

His birth name is Ari Staprans Leff.

The name LAUV is from Latvia for Lion.

My Silvija Staprāns Mother is a vaccine researcher and has a Latvian heritage.

In childhood, his family moved from California to Atlanta, Georgia before they settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

When a LAUV child developed a music passion, he started by learning to play Piano and Viola.

He came to Radnor High School in Wayne, Pennsylvania.

LAUV wrote his first song at the age of 14. Most of his songs at this age focus on suffering and relationships, although he has never had those experiences.

He studied jazz at high school and played in many bands before he turned to interest in electronic music.


LAUV studies music technology at Steinhardt University of New York University.

LAUV is a member of the famous Zeta Psi brotherhood while at the university.

During the learning process, he had a year abroad studied in Prague, Czech.

He also spent two years working as a trainee at Jungle City Records in New York, where artists including Jay-Z, Alicia Keys and Justin Timberlake were recorded.

After releasing his song "other", in the final year of the university, he signed his first publication agreement.

2017 is the year for LAUV.

On May 23, 2017, LAUV started long night longes lasting 2 weeks, Deep Talks Tour, in Los Angeles.

"I like me better" for the first time in 2017 about Gray's surgery.

On September 4, 2017, LAUV announced that he would support Ed Sheeran on his tour in Asia.

Ed Sheeran and LAUV officially started the tour together on November 11, 2017, in Singapore.

LAUV dating singer-American musician Julia Michaels in 2018 for several months.

On May 19, 2019, LauV released his single "I like me better" earned Platinum recognition in seven countries including the United States.

"I like me better" reaching No. 27 on the Billboard Hot 100 year 2019.

He has a pet dog named Billy, and in 2019 LauV created his own video game called Billy Meets World.

In January 2020, LAUV was criticized because music video "together" with similarities with music videos of 1975 for "sincerity is scary".

His first studio album "How I feel" was released on March 6, 2020. The single is "I am very tired", with Troye Sivan, released on January 24

The album sold was equivalent to 31,000 copies in the first week of released.

His height is 5 feet tall (172 cm) high.

LAUV has "why" tattooed on the left hand and "TM" on his right wrist.


LAUV is a passionate music manufacturer and singer-songwriter, who has been involved in the music industry in teenagers.

He has a global influence and has worked with many artists on many projects and cooperation.

Why not listen to one of his latest songs, or even have a game of his Billy Meets game.