Powfu

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Powfu
Birth nameIsaiah Faber
Born (1999-03-31) March 31, 1999 (age 21)[1][2]
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Singer-songwriter
  • rapper
  • musician
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2018–present
LabelsColumbia
Associated acts

Isaiah Faber (born March 31, 1999), known professionally as Powfu, is a Canadian singer-songwriter and musician. He is best known for his 2019 song "Death Bed".

Career[edit]

He released the song "Death Bed"[3] in February 2019, which features a sample of Filipino-British singer Beabadoobee's debut single "Coffee". The single has received over 300 million plays on Spotify and peaked at number 26 on the Billboard Hot 100 after amassing popularity through the video sharing app, TikTok, where over 4 million videos using the song have been posted. Upon re-releasing the single commercially a year after, Powfu signed with Columbia Records. The song features on the EP, Poems of the Past, which was released on May 15, 2020.

Discography[edit]

Extended plays[edit]

Title Details
Some Boring Love Stories
  • Released: 2018[4]
  • Label: PowPow
  • Format: Digital download, streaming
Some Boring Love Stories, Pt. 2
  • Released: 2019[5]
  • Label: PowPow
  • Format: Digital download, streaming
Some Boring Love Stories, Pt. 3
  • Released: 2019[6]
  • Label: PowPow
  • Format: Digital download, streaming
Some Boring Love Stories, Pt. 4
  • Released: November 12, 2019[7]
  • Label: PowPow
  • Format: Digital download, streaming
Poems of the Past

Singles[edit]

Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
CAN
[9]
AUS
[10]
IRE
[11]
NL
[12]
NOR
[13]
NZ
[14]
SWE
[15]
SWI
[16]
UK
[17]
US
[18]
"Letters in December"[19]
(with Rxseboy)
2019 Non-album singles
"Dead Eyes"[20]
(with Promoting Sounds & Ouse!)
"Hide in Your Blue Eyes"[21]
(with Thomas Reid)
"Laying on My Porch While We Watch the World End."[22]
(with Rxseboy & Slipfunc)
2020
"Don't Fall Asleep Yet"[23]
(with ENRA)
"Death Bed"
(featuring Beabadoobee)
11 5 7 11 14 5 15 14 4 26 Poems of the Past
"I'm Used to It"[28]
"I'll Come Back to You"[29]
"Eyes"[30]
(with Lilyung & Chrisbeats)
Non-album single
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Columbia Records (March 31, 2020). "Happy Birthday Powfu". Facebook. Retrieved April 25, 2020.
  2. ^ Powfu (March 7, 2020). "Powfu - death bed (coffee for your head) - Verified commentary". Genius. Retrieved April 25, 2020. I’m 20 years old.
  3. ^ "Powfu - death bed". guitaa.com/. Retrieved 2020-05-22.
  4. ^ "Some Boring, Love Stories". Spotify. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  5. ^ "Some Boring, Love Stories, Pt. 2". Spotify. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  6. ^ "Some Boring, Love Stories, Pt. 3". Spotify. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  7. ^ "Some Boring Love Stories, Pt. 4 - Single by Powfu on Apple Music". music.apple.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  8. ^ "poems of the past - EP by Powfu on Apple Music". music.apple.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  9. ^ "Beabadoobee Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 29 April 2020.
  10. ^ "Discography Powfu". australian-charts.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  11. ^ "Discography Powfu". irish-charts.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  12. ^ "Discografie Powfu". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  13. ^ "Discography Powfu". norwegiancharts.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  14. ^ "Discography Powfu". charts.nz. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  15. ^ "Discography Powfu". swedishcharts.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  16. ^ "Discographie Powfu". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  17. ^ "POWFU FT BEABADOOBEE | full Official Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 8 May 2020.
  18. ^ "Beabadoobee Chart History: Billboard Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved 5 May 2020.
  19. ^ "Letters in December - Single by Rxseboy & Powfu on Apple Music". music.apple.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  20. ^ "Dead Eyes - Single by Promoting Sounds, Powfu & Ouse! on Apple Music". music.apple.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  21. ^ "Hide in Your Blue Eyes - Single by Thomas Reid & Powfu on Apple Music". music.apple.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  22. ^ "Laying On My Porch While We Watch the World End. - Single by Powfu, Rxseboy & Slipfunc on Apple Music". music.apple.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  23. ^ "Don't Fall Asleep Yet - Single by ENRA & Powfu on Apple Music". music.apple.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  24. ^ "ARIA Australian Top 50 Singles". Australian Recording Industry Association. 11 May 2020. Retrieved 9 May 2020.
  25. ^ "British single certifications – Powfu feat. Beabadoobee – Death Bed". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 15 May 2020.
  26. ^ "New Zealand single certifications – Powfu feat. Beabadoobee – Death Bed". Recorded Music NZ. Retrieved 11 April 2020.
  27. ^ "Gold & Platinum: Beabadoobee". RIAA. Retrieved 20 April 2020.
  28. ^ "im used to it - Single by Powfu on Apple Music". music.apple.com. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  29. ^ "ill come back to you". Spotify. Retrieved 13 May 2020.
  30. ^ "Eyes - Single by Lilyung, Powfu & Chrisbeats on Apple Music". music.apple.com. Retrieved 21 May 2020.