Kevin Davy White, a French musician, has made a significant impact on the UK music scene with his distinctive blend of blues and soul. His musical style combines soulful vocals with masterful guitar skills, captivating audiences with his raw talent and emotional delivery.
It all started when I saw Jimi Hendrix’s Woodstock performance! It demonstrated to me that I could express myself freely through music. My father, as well as the rest of my family, enjoys listening to music. All of this, combined with a strong will, has brought me to this point!Kevin Davy White in interview with Tresa
He came to public attention in 2017 as a contestant on the X Factor UK, mentored by Nicole Scherzinger. Throughout the competition, he impressed both judges and viewers alike with his electrifying performances. One of his standouts, his rendition of Jimi Hendrix’s “Voodoo Child” showcased his ability to channel the spirit of blues and rock, earning him widespread recognition.
While Kevin finished in third place on the show, it was a springboard for his career.2023 will see Kevin release 3 new singles (including ‘Honey’, April release ‘Thousand Stars ) in anticipation of his full length debut album.
Since his X Factor journey, Kevin has captivated audiences with his engaging live performances. His undeniable stage presence has led him to perform at venues and festivals across the UK, including playing Inverness in 2022 when he supported Texas.
The audience are hooked as he engages in a guitar solo that pushes the limits of what an acoustic guitar can do. Whoops of joy can be heard from the audience in appreciation of an absolute talent.IGigs review from July 2022
Kevin Davy White’s musical journey has been marked by his commitment to the blues and soul genre which saw him win the Urban Music Award 2022 for best singer/songwriter.
Possessing a gritty rock ‘n’ soul vocal with a flair for playing guitar that blends technical ability with the emotive feel of a seasoned bluesman, the rising artist can plug in his amp and blow away an audience in just a single songJo Forrest of Total Entertainment