Michael Wavves

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Michael Wavves
Birth nameJordan Michael Bleyer
Born (1990-10-13) October 13, 1990 (age 29)
Lebanon, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Genres
Occupation(s)
Years active2012–present
LabelsMichael Wavves Music
Associated acts
Websitemichaelwavves.com

Jordan Michael Bleyer (born October 13, 1990), known professionally as Michael Wavves, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter from Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States. He released his first EP, Nights on Vine, in October 2018.

Career[edit]

Jordan Michael Bleyer began releasing music in 2015, alongside being an eighth grade social studies teacher in Lebanon.[1] In September 2015, he released his first song "One Dance". In early 2016, he released the song "Bad" featuring American rapper Sammy Adams.[2] He began 2018 by releasing the song "Ride Out" featuring artists Lilo Key & Danny Asroff.[3] Following the release of "Ride Out" he released of his first ep "Nights on Vine" in October 2018.[4] For his first release in 2019, he teamed up with artist Kevin Flum & released the song "On Me".[5]

In the Summer of 2019, Michael Wavves interviewed with Respect Magazine on the release of his latest ep "Purple Heart".[6]Purple Heart received local media attention by debuting at No. 12 on the iTunes r&b charts.[7] Shortly after the release of "Purple Heart", he gained local attention by performing the song "Undrwtr" live on local news station Good Day PA in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.[8]

Discography[edit]

Albums and EPs[edit]

List of albums & eps, with selected details
Title Details
Nights on Vine-EP
  • Released: October 12, 2018
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download
Purple Heart
  • Released: June 15, 2019
  • Label: Self-Released
  • Formats: Digital download

Singles[edit]

List of singles, showing year released and album name
Title Year Album
"One Dance" 2016 Non-album single
"Ride Out feat. Lilo Key & Danny Asroff" 2018
"I Know feat. Dylan Reese"
"On The Low feat. Trizzy"
"Over Everything feat. John Wolf"
"SOS feat. Abstract & Ivan B" 2019

References[edit]

  1. ^ Janci, Jenelle (January 27, 2016). "Teacher by day, rapper by night:Michael Wavves to perform at Chamelion Club". LancasterOnline. Retrieved July 27, 2019.
  2. ^ Janci, Jenelle (August 27, 2016). "Lancaster hip-hop artist Michael Wavves releases new single with Sammy Adams". LancasterOnline. Retrieved July 27, 2019.
  3. ^ Stairiker, Kevin (February 26, 2018). "10 Quick Q's with Michael Wavves". LancasterOnline. Retrieved July 27, 2019.
  4. ^ Janci, Jenelle (October 7, 2018). "Michael Wavves finds emotional depth and maturity on new EP, 'Nights on Vine'". LancasterOnline. Retrieved July 27, 2019.
  5. ^ Smoke, DJ (March 1, 2019). "Michael Wavves Drops 'On Me' ft Kevin Flum". The Hype Magazine. Retrieved July 27, 2019.
  6. ^ Mitchell, Tracy (June 10, 2019). "RESPECT. Interview: Michael Wavves". RESPECT. Retrieved July 27, 2019.
  7. ^ Jance, Jenelle (August 30, 2019). "Lancaster County musician Michael Wavves charts on iTunes with latest EP". LancasterOnline. Retrieved September 1, 2019.
  8. ^ Cruz, Luiz (June 11, 2019). "Studio Session: Michael Wavves". Good Day PA. Retrieved July 27, 2019.