One of the most delightful new faces in the music industry from our nations capital; Kyonté is sure to give you all the ear candy you can handle.
Growing up in Washington, DC, Kyonté began singing at the age of three. By the age of ten, his ability to play the piano and construct melodies captivated the hearts of those he came in contact with. By the time he was a teenager, he was busy accompanying and performing at weddings, church and other events.
Kyonté creates quality yet timeless music relative to his personal experiences. Whether creating in the studio or getting up close and personal on stage, Kyonté makes you listen. His energetic, soothing, uplifting, and soulful music will captivate you. His influences come from great singers of soul such as Sam Cooke, Marvin Gaye, Prince, Bootsy Collins, Parliament, Donny Hathaway, Willie Hutch, Michael Jackson, Luther Vandross, Imogen Heap, Minnie Riperton, Nina Simone, Earth Wind and Fire, Bob Marley, Issac Hayes, and the list goes on.
As a talented singer and songwriter, he is adding producer to his many list of talents. In 2005, he’s worked with Chucky Thompson, Trakfire Productions, and PRS Musik. Through these impressive collaborations, in 2007 Kyonté co-produced the single Woman by Raheem DeVaughn. Most recently, Kyonte’ is the co-writer of “Everything Changes” and “Trippin” by Ledisi.
Kyonté released his limited edition digital project titled 831 Vol 1: What’s That Sound?. He is eager to share his gifts, creations, and experiences with you.