After being found by previous No.1 A&R Diana Meltzer who signed Evanescence, Creed, and some more, Beat The System flew most of the way over the world from Malaysia to New York City in 2014. At the time, the band comprises of drummer and songwriter Gerald Sellan, guitarist Stewart Sellan, and musician Adrian Puan. It wasn’t until mid-2015 when May Leigh was accepted as the band’s lead vocalist.
Formed in 2005, Beat The System has won various renowned awards in the Asian locale which include the ‘Song of the Year’ and ‘Best Collaboration’ title in 2012. The band has additionally worked together with Sony Music and Warner Music in creating a couple of assemblage collections, the first autonomous band in Malaysia to do as such.
With May Leigh being a part of the new band lineup, an entire 11-track collection has been recorded. Produced by 4 time Dove Award winning producer Andy Anderson, Grammy Awards assigned specialist Damien Page Lewis, and acing expert Chris Athens, the collection titled ‘Journey’ is set to release right on time one year from now.
Their most recent single Be Your Own highlights Billboard Top 10 Acts DJ Riddler whose work has sold more than one-million copies. The recently release is right now hitting the dance club scene over the US and a national radio campaign is currently in progress. The band is set to do a radio promo visit in the West Coast advancing their new single.