Anika MacKay is a 17 year old singer and songwriter from Vancouver, B.C. Growing up in a musical family she was always passionate about performing and she can’t remember a time when she wasn’t singing and writing songs. She considers music and dance as a creative outlet. Anika listens to a wide variety of music genres, her favourite being Pop R&B. She is inspired by musicians like H.E.R., Kehlani, SZA and Sabrina Claudio with the powerful messages their lyrics and tunes convey. Anika’s melodious, angelic voice perfectly complements her soulful lyrics.
Since her first single, My Mind, was released in 2018, Anika has been hard at work writing many songs and her next single, What To Do, is ready to launch. Anika has a raw vocal talent which shines in her live performances. Over the past year she has performed gigs at local venues such as The Railway Stage and Beer Cafe, The Roxy and The Blarney Stone. She is also a contributing songwriter and harmony vocalist with her father’s band and performs with them regularly in the Vancouver music scene. She is excited to pursue singing and aspires to continuously grow as an artist and share her musical expression with the world.