Kristen Pearis, also known as Ava Lov was born and raised in Washington, DC. She is an American singer, songwriter and entertainer. Since the early age of seven years old, she has been inspired by legends such as; Whitney Houston, Christina Aguilera, Janet Jackson, Sade, Anita Baker and Dame Shirley Bassey. As Kristen grew older, she realized that she loved performing and would enter another world, mentally and spiritually when performing live.
The feedback that she has received from those who witnessed her perform, were always left speechless, but mostly enamored. Kristen’s third grade music teacher always described her voice as "clear as crystal.” Growing up shy, but ambitious, Kristen later named herself, “Ava Lov.” Ava to Kristen is her superhero. Ava Lov is fearless, outspoken, strong, inspiring and
can do anything. Ava Lov has performed all over the U.S. from the SXSW (South by Southwest) Festival in Austin, Texas to Kansas City, Missouri and recently performed on Fox 5 for the Good Day DC Morning Show. Currently, Ava Lov co-stars in the song and video, "Cathy" by #1 international recording artist from Kenya, Africa, Kanja Muchoki, also known as King Kanja. At the age of 17, Ava Lov won first place at the Maryland Park & Planning Talent Competition where she received $1,000 to go towards college. She then studied music at the American Musical & Dramatic Academy (AMDA) in New York, NY. At age 19, she gave birth to a beautiful baby girl and named her Jada. She didn’t allow having a child at a young age to stop her from pursuing her dream. Ava Lov’s goal is to inspire everyone with her God-given gift of voice.