Kyle Vincent: Electronic Press Kit
Artist Profile: Award-winning, critically acclaimed contemporary singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist/producer/arranger, coined as the “Crown Prince of Soft Pop” by Goldmine. Billboard and R&R Top 20 Hot AC hit, “Wake Me Up (When the World’s Worth Waking Up For)”. Influences based in 60’s & 70’s pop, rock & soul. Began career as lead singer in US seminal teen powerpop band, Candy. Was lead singer in the reformed Bay City Rollers. Nominated for, and won Best Male Vocalist at the 2014 Hollywood Music In Media Awards. Check website calendar for current tour schedule. Signed to ELEC Records in Japan. Internationally distributed.
Discography: “Miles & An Ocean” –SongTree Records “Kyle Vincent Sings The Great Manilow Songbook” –SongTree Records “Detour” –SongTree Records “Absolutely The Best of the 70s” (Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods -featuring Kyle Vincent) –Airline Records “The Best So Far” –SongTree Records “C Sides (Rare and Unreleased, Vol. 3”) –SongTree Records “Where You Are” –SongTree Records “Live and Unlive Too” (DVD) –SongTree Records “Invisible Man” –UMe (Universal) “Teenage Neon Jungle (“Rare & Unreleased” w/Candy) –SongTree Records “Gathering Dust (Rare & Unreleased, Vol. 2”) –SongTree Records “Don’t You Know” –SongTree Records “Solitary Road” –SongTree Records “Sweet Sixteen (Rare & Unreleased, Vol. 1”) –SongTree Records “Wow & Flutter” –Varese Sarabande/Universal “Kyle Vincent” –Hollywood Records (Disney/Universal) “Trust” –MCA Records “Whatever Happened To Fun…” (w/Candy) –Mercury/Polygram
Press: • “Voice For The Nation” – LA Daily News • “Lush arrangements with blissful melodies and a purity of emotion.” – San Francisco Chronicle • “Do not miss the chance to see this charming and talented artist in action.” – Billboard • “A voice as clear and beautiful an instrument as you’ll hear in today’s pop music” – Amplifier Magazine • “Lyrically rich tunes… Neither nostalgic nor retro – just timeless…” – Stuart News, FL • “That voice, an ear-melting instrument of pure beauty.” – Stuart News, FL • “Requisite pop thrills.. instantly memorable… a soft-pop bonanza.” – Goldmine Magazine • “One of the best singer-songwriters to come along since the heyday of Tin Pan Alley” – Barry Manilow
Highlights: • Debut single “Wake Me Up…” (Hollywood Records) Top 10 many cities, #18 Hot AC R&R/Billboard • “Sierra” – song adopted by the Sierra Club, the Windstar Foundation, UNESCO’s New Songs For Peace, as well as released on the Tennessee Players “Dear Earth book/CD, along with songs by Olivia Newton John, John Denver and Gladys Knight. • “Voice Of An Angel” co-write covered on “School’s Out! Christmas” CD (Universal) • Songs featured on “All My Children” (ABC), “Road Rules “(MTV), “Ed” (NBC), “Undressed” (MTV), “Daria” (MTV), and in Touchstone Pictures’ “The Other Sister” directed by Garry Marshall. •
Notable Performances: • Nationally syndicated radio – Mitch Albom Show, Acoustic Cafe, Phil Hendrie • Live televised performances on ABC/CBS/FOX/NBC San Francisco, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Los Angeles, many more • Featured guest performer for Nebraska Governor’s Inauguration • Speaker/performer for North American Vegetarian Society’s Summerfest • Performer 9/11 Memorial, City of Lincoln, Nebraska • Headlined John Denver Earth Day Tribute at The Mint, Los Angeles • Benefit performances for WorldFest L.A. & WorldFest San Diego environmental festivals • National Anthems – San Francisco Giants & University of Nebraska • Numerous college and secondary school speaking and music performance engagements • Opened entire Greatest Hits tour for Barry Manilow; has shared bills with Bryan Adams, Amy Grant, Richard Marx, Jimi Jamison, Julia Fordham, Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods, The Bay City Rollers, Sister Hazel, Blessid Union of Souls, Martin Sexton, Matthew Sweet, many more.
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