Photo by Andrew White

Photo by Andrew White

Alva Leigh is a Mississippi-born singer-songwriter based in London.


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Alva Leigh is a Mississippi-born singer-songwriter based in London.

Her cover of 'Both Sides Now' has over 4 million plays on Spotify, and her song 'Calling Me' was featured on Grey's Anatomy.

She also writes & performs with Welsh singer-songwriter Al Lewis as the duo, Lewis & Leigh.

They released their debut album, Ghost, to huge critical acclaim in 2016. The album reached number 1 on the Amazon Folk chart, won best UK Americana Album & Song ('The 4:19') in 2017. The duo appeared on Germany's largest music TV show, Ina's Nacht, opened for Deacon Blue & Jools Holland and performed at the Royal Albert Hall, Glastonbury & Cambridge Folk Festival. They are currently writing their second album.