Born in London, the enigmatic songwriter, producer, singer and rapper M.I.A. has wowed music fans all over the world with her blend of electro, hip hop and world music ever since her 2005 debut 'Arular'. Having released the globally successful 'Kala' in 2007, she pulls out all the stops for 'Maya'. Featuring the ferocious battle cry of 'Born Free', the record was co-written and produced by Blaqstarr and continues to highlight M.I.A.'s political beliefs relating to her Sri Lankan roots, as well as the musical style.