SPOTLIGHT ON REVOLT: Luvk "Pull Up! Put Up!"
Get to know the upstart and check out his video in rotation on REVOLT.
Bio: “Music chose me,” says multi-talented singer/songwriter and model, Luvk also known as Ashlie Luckett. When asked about the passion that fuels her aspirations to becoming one of our generation’s future legendary singers. Delicately fusing R&B, Pop, Hip hop and Classical.
Luvk has carefully crafted a musical style that is both grungy and soulful, while remaining charismatic and fresh. Luvk grew up in the outskirts of Richmond, Virginia a place that is well known for contributing an enormous amount of creativity to the Entertainment industry. Possessing the necessary confidence and flair to set her apart from the rest of the pack, Luvk will soon grow to be a household name. “If there’s something you want, you have to work hard for it,” says Luvk, who recently made the decision to move to New York City, Upon moving to NYC she got signed to Wilhelmina modeling agency. She studied at Virginia State University before taking a chance at her dreams.
Inspired by phenomenal artists such as Beyonce, Michael Jackson, TLC, Lauryn Hill, Bee Gee’s and Celine Dion. Luvk decided that she wanted to pursue a career in music when she was just a small child. At the age of nine she made her singing debut at her home town elementary school. Since that Monumental day, Luvk has never put down the microphone. “Life is too precious not to follow your dreams, and although you may go through obstacles along the way, stay true to your passion and hard work will produce positive results for the future.”(Luvk).
An all-around entertainer, Luvk is a well-seasoned performer. She landed a gig on BET’S 106 & Park as the lead singer of the house band, which had 8 million viewers watching everyday! This opportunity lead her to become the leading lady of C+C Music Factory with Freedom Williams. She has traveled extensively internationally, in 5 countries in 3 continents over the past 6 months. Ashlie’s travel to Australia, Turkey, Holland, Canada, Portugal, and Romania has attracted as many as 20,000 fans per show. She’s opened up for world-renowned acts such as, Chris Brown, David Guetta, Avicii, Trey Songz, Wyclef Jean, Travis Porter, The Temptations, Morris Day and the Times, Ashford & Simpson, Stephanie Mills, as well as gospel icons Bobbie Jones and Donnie McClurkin. She has also performed alongside R&B crooner Keith Sweat, SWV, Dougie Fresh, Jodeci, Guy and Jaheim. Appearing on the bill with such legends has taught Luvk the value of having a dynamic stage show, with a knack for blowing audiences away. She is currently in the studio recording songs for her upcoming EP.
Watch her video on REVOLT the week of January 25, 2016! Let us know your thoughts by tweeting @RevoltTV and using the hashtag #SpotlightOnRevolt