mALI NOT MOLLY
Brooklyn-born Alex Mali is a multi-talented independent artist who puts a breathtaking spin on modern R&B. Her ballads are influenced by an electric assortment of genres with undeniable demonstration of strength in melodic and lyrical ability. Raised with a very rich heritage stemming from a Jamaican mother and a Trinidadian father, she stands above the crowd—scoring spots on popular playlists such as New Music Friday, Alternative R&B, Fresh Finds and more.
In 2017 she released “Hoity Toity”(prod. Nine-Ease) featuring Grammy Award-winning artist MeLo-X, demonstrating her versatility and love of her Caribbean roots. The reggae-tinged single captures the essence of Alex's heritage while maintaining an American pop-culture slant. The official music video for "Hoity-Toity" premiered on FADER landing on H&M + TopShop playlists as well as Ebro’s Beats 1 Radio Show.
After taking time to re-evaluate her artistry and fine-tuning her sound, Alex Mali appeared at the VFiles #NYFW SS19 Runway Show for an unforgettable vocal performance alongside Lil’ Kim at the Barclays Center, landed a sync in star-studded Netflix Film “AFTER PARTY” and been spotted on Sprite's #GetVocal Commercial worldwide, which aired the 2018 BETHipHop Awards.
Alex Mali takes the attention of her audience and guides them through realms of emotion with her unique build and powerful vocals, transcending barriers of age and culture.
Debut EP “SWEET & SOUR” arrives this Spring 2019.
PHOTOGRAPHY BY BRANDON DESOUZA