Sat, 08 Oct|
Kevin Davy White
Urban Music Awards Winner in The Cellar Bar
When & Where
08 Oct 2022, 19:30
Hove, 1 Holland Rd, Hove BN3 1JF, UK
Kevin has just won the Urban Music Award for best singer/songwriter beating the likes of Griff.
At present Kevin is in the recording studio laying down his new songs for his 12-track album.
Outside of his UK shows, Kevin has been regularly building a fanbase playing showsacross Italy with more dates now confirmed for 2022.
Kevin also has been building a following across Asia, France, Italy, Switzerland, andGermany.Kevin has a very distinctive voice and style which showed in his live TV performancewith Tokio Myers on the XFactor finals.
Early Years Starting his music career in a band called The JFK’s, Kevin put his multiple musical talents to good use, where he wrote and produced the bands own songs. Kevin is amulti-faceted musical machine, he writes, produces, sings, plays guitar, keys, and thedrums.
Back in 2015, Kevin started to make waves in the UK, in addition to continuing hissuccess back in his hometown of Paris. He was selected to open for various artistsincluding Martin Barre (long-term guitarist for legendary rock band, Jethro Tull), KeziahJones (Funk artist) and Ana Popovic (Blues guitarist from Serbia).
He was then hand-picked to collaborate with Ashley Iona on her song ‘Taking Me Under’. Following this, hereleased his own debut EP, ‘Mr. Feeling’, which really showed off his range skills andchannelled his love of multiple genres. Blues and soul run through his blood, whilstRock and Funk have a special place in his heart.In 2016, Kevin’s success only continued to grow when he won the highly acclaimed Festival Generation Reservoir in France. Later that year, Kevin featured on The Voice France before moving to London which is where is was on the XFactor live finals.
This is where Kevin meets the UK, by winning the hearts of the nation, from his heart –wrenching rendition of Whitney Houston’s, ‘I Will Always Love You’, to his passionate performance of Jimi Hendrix’s, ‘Voodoo Child’ (where he really got to show off his guitarskills.) Kevin also performed one of his own songs, ‘Puzzle of Love’, which won him a place in the live tv shows.
Currently Kevin is just finishing co-writing and recording his exciting new music tracks, already collaborating with highly established producers such as Steve Booker, (JohnNewman), Matthew Marston, (Emeli Sande), Alan Glass, (Aretha Franklin, Kenny G,Lighthouse Family), With his warming personality,exceptional music abilities and a passion for great songs, Kevin really is the whole package and 2021 was an extremely exciting year for this super talented Parisian!
2022 is set for even more touring and festival plays.